News Releases

 

Virtual Footlocker Project Preserves Veterans Memories Digitally

LSU School of Library & Information Science Assistant Professor Edward Benoit, III, recently received a $391,000 grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Science, or IMLS, for the Virtual Footlocker Project, or VFP.

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Erin E. Voisin Receives F. Gerald Ham and Elsie Ham Scholarship from Society of American Archivists

CHICAGO-- Erin E. Voisin of Louisiana State University is the 2019 recipient of the F. Gerald Ham and Elsie Ham Scholarship given by the Society of American Archivists (SAA). The award will be presented at a ceremony during the Joint Annual Meeting of the Council of State Archivists and SAA in Austin, TX, July 31-August 6. The $10,000 scholarship supports the graduate archival education of a student who is studying at a United States university program. Scholarship selection criteria include the applicant's past performance in his or her graduate program in archival studies as well as faculty members' assessment of the student's prospects for contributing to the archives profession.

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SLIS Student Presentations

Learn more about the research SLIS students presented at professional conferences in 2018.

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Casey Davis Kaufman Honored as 2019 Alumna of Distinction

SLIS graduate Casey Davis Kaufman was recently honored as the Alumna of Distinction at the College of Human Sciences & Education 2019 Hall of Distinction Awards.

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Geauxing for Gold

Be an excellent student and take your college experience to the top tier.

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School of Library & Information Science's Dr. Brenton Stewart Receives NSF Grant

Grant to Study Exposure to Cloud Computing Totals Nearly $300,000

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SLIS Assistant Professor, Dr. Edward Benoit, to Present at Behind the Ballot Presidential Symposium

Baton Rouge- School of Library & Information Science Assistant Professor, Dr. Edward Benoit, is to present at the Behind the Ballot: Examining the Influences and Trends Driving Modern Elections. Dr. Benoit is to present on Tuesday, October 30, 2018, from 1:30-2:30 pm at the Hill Memorial Library.

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