Category: SLIS News

Book Arts Students Accolades: March 2020

SLIS offers congratulations to the four MFA students who were accepted into the Morgan Conservatory’s 8th Annual Juried Exhibition. This is an incredible honor, as there are more than 500 applicants and only 50 works selected. Congratulations to Maggie Minor, Christina Lilly, Cheri Marks, and Sarah Scarr. Read more about the exhibition here.

Alumni Accolades: December 2019










SLIS congratulates Rebecca Gerber (MLIS ’08) for her new position as the Electronic Resources Analyst at Abbott Laboratories in Illinois. She was previously the Librarian at the American Library Association.


Alumni Accolades: November 2019

Left to right: Dr. Patricia Brennan, NLM Director; Rachel F. Fenske; Carla Funk, Secretary, FNLM Board of Directors


Left to right: Sheldon Kotzin, former NLM Library Operations Chief; Rachel F. Fenske; Tony Nguyen, Executive Director of NNLM SEA; Mary J. Tooey, Director of NNLM SEA


SLIS congratulates Rachel F. Fenske (MLIS ’87) on her 2019 Michael E. DeBakey Library Services Outreach Award, presented by the Friends of the National Library of Medicine. Ms. Fenske is currently employed as Information Services and Outreach Librarian in the Biomedical Library at the University of South Alabama. Read more about the award here.