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SIS alumna & McGill Librarian Maya Kucij awarded Librarian Excellence Award

Mon, 2013-06-03 16:49

School of Information Studies alumna and Education Liaison Librarian Maya Kucij (MLIS '08) has been awarded the McGill Library's 2013 Librarian Excellence Award. The award recognizes a McGill librarian who has demonstrated excellence in academic librarianship and has shown efforts to improve library services through innovative practice, initiative and resourcefulness.

Congratulations Maya!

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ASIS&T 2013: Association for Information Science & Technology Annual Meeting

Fri, 2013-11-01 (All day) - Wed, 2013-11-06 (All day)

Join us at the 2013 ASIS&T (Association for Information Science & Technology) Annual Meeting. The theme of this year's meeting is "Beyond the Cloud: Rethinking Information Boundaries".

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ICKM 2013: International Conference on Knowledge Management

Fri, 2013-11-01 (All day) - Sat, 2013-11-02 (All day)
Le Centre Sheraton Montreal Hotel : 1201 Boulevard Rene-Levesque West, Montreal , H3B 2L7

Join us at ICKM 2013, the 9th International Conference on Knowledge Management. The theme of this year's conference is "Knowledge Management Metrics, Performance Measurement, Capacity Building & Certifications".

ICKM provides researchers and practitioners from all over the world a forum for discussion and exchange of ideas concerning theoretical and practical aspects of knowledge management.

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SIS PhD student Jonathan Dorey awarded FQRSC grant for research on student use of digital archives

Tue, 2013-05-21 12:44

Congratulations to School of Information Studies PhD student Jonathan Dorey on receiving a FQRSC research grant!

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Dr. Catherine Guastavino of SIS co-organizing international conference on tracking the creative process in music

Tue, 2013-05-14 09:11

 

School of Information Studies (SIS) faculty member Dr. Catherine Guastavino is co-organizing the second international conference "Tracking the Creative Process in Music" in Montreal on Oct 10-12, 2013.

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SIS PhD graduates Guillaume Boutard & Amandine Pras awarded FQRSC post-doctoral fellowships

Mon, 2013-05-13 16:15

Recent School of Information Studies PhD graduates Guillaume Boutard and Amandine Pras have been awarded two-year FQRSC post-doctoral fellowships.

Guillaume will be continuing his research at Université de Montréal and Amandine at Columbia University. Congratulations Guillaume & Amandine!

For more information on a range of funding opportunities available through the FQRSC (Le Fonds de recherche du Québec – Société et culture), visit the FQRSC website.

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SIS Convocation Celebration

Wed, 2013-05-29 12:00 - 14:00
Purvis Coach House : Rm. 200, 3715 Peel St.

The School of Information Studies (SIS) is hosting a celebration for graduating SIS students following Convocation on May 29th.

The Purvis Coach House is located behind Purvis Hall, next to the Education Building.

For more information, contact the School.

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Congratulations to SIS graduate students Jesse David Dinneen & Carolyn Pang on fellowship awards

Tue, 2013-04-30 12:57

The McGill School of Information Studies warmly congratulates the following incoming PhD in Information Studies students on receiving McGill Graduate Fellowships this spring:

Jesse David Dinneen: 2013-2014 Tomlinson Doctoral Fellowship recipient
Carolyn Pang: 2013-2014 Wolfe Fellowship in Scientific and Technological Literacy recipient

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SIS graduating MLIS student Xenia Kurguzova wins SSHRC prize for visual depiction of corruption research

Wed, 2013-04-10 13:07

School of Information Studies graduating MLIS student Xenia Kurguzova has won a 

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Workshop & Networking Event: "INALJ by Example: Growing your Career from the Grassroots Up"

Fri, 2013-04-12 13:00 - 15:00
SSMU Building, 3600 rue McTavish : Lev Bukhman room
Price: SIS students: Free. Other students: $5. Professionals: $10.

The McGill School of Information Studies 2013 Career Fair Committee is happy to present an exciting workshop and networking event for information professionals, featuring guest speaker Naomi House, MLIS. Naomi is the founder and publisher of the popular webzine and job list INALJ ("I Need a Library Job") at INALJ.com.

Topics will include: branding, cross-training, non-traditional jobs, NAFTA, volunteering, and building a CV.

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