Monthly Archives: November 2008

Fatoke and Sims retire

Naomi Fatoke, Library Specialist in Collections Development, retired after 27 years of University service on Oct. 31.

Verlene Sims, Library Specialist, is retiring on Dec. 22, after being with the UIC Library family for more than 30 years.  A retirement party will be held in her honor:

Date: Thursday, Dec. 4
Time: Noon-2:30 p.m.
Where: LHS-Chicago Staff Lounge

28th Annual Charleston Conference

Lynn C. Westney, Assistant Reference Librarian, recently attended the 28th Annual Charleston Conference “Issues in Book and Serial Acquisition:” The Best of Times…The Worst of Times, from November 5-8 in Charleston, South Carolina. This is an annual gathering of librarians, publishers, and vendors for the purpose of discussing issues of importance to them all.

Happy anniversary to library employees hired in the month of November

Peggy Glowacki, 19 years
Genelle Meland, 19 years
Charniel McDaniels, 17 years
Davida Hunt, 14 years
Hector Mendez, 14 years
Robin Starks, 14 years
Mary Diaz, 13 years
Maria Romero, 13 years
Rosalva Soto, 9 years
Diane Fagen, 7 years
Alejandro Castro, 6 years
Katie Marchetti, 4 years
Christal Thomas, 3 years
Kathryn Carpenter, 1 year
Rebecca Lowery, 1 year
Elizabeth Pickard, 1 year