LSU to Host Presentation on Information Professionals and Diversity
BATON ROUGE – The Louisiana Library Association Diversity Interest Group and LSU School of Library and Information Science will present “The Role of Information Professionals in a Diverse Society” on Saturday, Oct. 6, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in Room 171 of Charles E. Coates Hall.
Keynote speaker will be LSU Assistant Professor Robin Kurz. Also presenting will be LSU School of Library and Information Science graduate students Shannan Hicks and Ira Walker. Presentations will be followed by a question and answer session with local information professionals, and refreshments will be served. The event is free and open to the public.
The School of Library and Information Science offers the only accredited Master of Library and Information Science degree program in Louisiana. For more information, visit www.slis.lsu.edu.
The School of Library and Information Science is one of six schools realigned to form the new LSU College of Human Sciences & Education, joining the School of Education, the School of Human Resource Education and Workforce Development, the School of Kinesiology, the School of Social Work and the University Laboratory School.
For more information about the College of Human Sciences & Education, visit www.lsu.edu/chse.