Alumni Spotlight – November 2021

Hali J. Black (MLIS ’17) was recently honored with the 2021 Past President Award, given to her by the Mississippi Library Association. Hali is currently an assistant professor and First Year Experience Librarian at the University of Southern Mississippi. Congratulations, Hali! More information about Hali and her recent award can be found here.

Jason B. Byrd (MLIS ’08) will join the University of Arkansas at Fort Smith as the director of the Boreham Library, starting January 18, 2022. Congratulations on the new leadership position! More information about Jason and his new role can be found here.