SILS PhD student, Emily Vardell, has been selected as a 2014-16 New Leader for the Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T)! The New Leader award is very competitive. Vardell was selected from an applicant pool of highly qualified candidates. The objective of the New Leader Award is "to recruit, engage, and retain new members and to identify potential for new leadership in the Association." Emily will accept the award at the ASIS&T Annual Meeting in the fall.