Max Anderson was hired as Program Coordinator: Technology with GMR effective May 12.
Ken Carlborg, Visiting Assistant Catalog Librarian, is retiring effective July 1, after 15 years of university service.
Samanthi Hewakapuge has been hired at GMR as Program Coordinator: Consumer Health, effective May 19.
Leo Kim, Visiting Research Programming, effective May 30.
Andrew Medina, Library Assistant, effective May 15.
Joel Parham, Library Assistant, effective May 24.
George Stachokas, Library Specialist, effective May 30.
Irene Williams, Library Specialist, Tech Services Supervisor LHS-Chicago, graduated from the University of Illinois Graduate School of Library and Information Science in Urbana with her MLIS on May 11.
Cleo Pappas, Assistant Information Services Librarian, is pleased to announce the publication of her article “Evidence-based medicine: An overview and teaching tips,” Journal of Hospital Librarianship 2008;8(1):1.
Lynn C. Westney, Assistant Reference Librarian, is pleased to announce the publication of the April issue of the e-journal, JAHC: The Journal of the Association for History and Computing, Volume 11, Number 1. Professor Westney contributes a regular column to this publication: “E-Journals – Inside and Out.”
Teauria A. Brown, Library Specialist, is graduating Cum Laude from Chicago State University on Thursday, May 22, in the upper 10% of her graduating class.
Photographs of Rep. Frank Annunzio from the UIC Library’s James S. Parker Collection are featured in the CAN-TV program “Congressman Frank Annunzio: Your Voice in Congress.” The program will be on Chicago Cable Channel 19 on Friday, May 16, from 5-5:30 p.m. and on Sunday, May 18, from noon-12:30 pm. Jim Parker and Marguerite Zappa appear on the program with host Bob Blackwood
This past Sunday, May 11, 2008, Emama Mulhim, Library Operations Associate, graduated from the University of Illinois Graduate School of Library and Information Science in Urbana with her MLIS. Congratulations!