January 2014 Community News

January 31, 2014

Awards, Publications, and Presentations from Faculty, Staff, Students and Alums

Dean and ALISE president Eileen Abels will be on the panel for "Partnering for Online Coursesharing: Lessons Learned by Schools Participating in the WISE Consortium," at ALISE on Friday, January 24 at 8:30 a.m.

GSLIS doctoral candidate Patricia B. Condon won the 2014 ALISE/Jean Tague-Sutcliffe Doctoral Student Research Poster Competition for her dissertation entitled, "Digital Curation Through the Lens of Disciplinarity: A Study of the Development, Education, and Knowledge Transfer of an Emerging Field" at the ALISE Annual Conference in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Jeannette Bastian is Condon's advisor. The competition was established in memory of Jean Tague-Sutcliffe and is sponsored by the University of Western Ontario. Submissions are selected based on practical, theoretical and statistical significance, design and method, oral presentation, organization, clarity, and visual materials' aesthetics.

Doctoral student Ann Cullen's poster "Developing a Conceptual Framework for Effective Information Literacy Instruction Design in MBA Programs" was posted as part of the virtual conference in the Works in Progress Poster Session.

Doctoral student Deborah Froggatt will be presenting her poster "The Informationally Underserved: A Pragmatic Model for Social Justice," at the ALISE Doctoral Student Research Poster Session and Reception at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, January 22.

Doctoral student Anastasia Weigle presented "User Experience with Physical Objects" at the Works in Progress Poster Session at ALISE on Tuesday, January 21 at 6:30 p.m.