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Chancellor Holden Thorp, President Emeritus William C. Friday and other special guests will celebrate 50 years of Carolina computing on March 18, 2010 from 2:00-3:15 p.m. in the Nelson Mandela...
Doctoral student Fred Stutzman has been awarded the Graduate Mentor Support Grant from the UNC at Chapel Hill's Office for Undergraduate Research for his excellent mentoring skills. "One of the...
– One of the most outstanding leaders in 20th century American librarianship, Dr. Edward G. Holley, died peacefully Thursday, February 18 in Durham, NC. A highly respected dean and professor at the...
Do you want to know what it's like to step out into the world of librarianship and information science after you leave the hallowed halls of Manning behind? Want to network with experienced people...
Congratulations to Dorothy (Dot) Carr Porter (MSLS '02) who on Dec. 8, 2009 gave birth to a son, Andrew Duncan Porter, in Dublin, Ireland. He was 9 lb. 9 oz and 22 inches long. Dot is the Metadata...
Ryan Shaw will be on the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill campus Friday, March 19 to present, "Conceptualizing the Past: Historical Events and Knowledge Organization." The presentation,...
SILS graduate student, Brian D. Leaf, is one of 17 fellows selected to participate in the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) 2010 Career Enhancement Program. The ARL Career Enhancement Program,...
Dr. Susan Dumais, principal researcher and manager of the Context, Learning and User Experience for Search (CLUES) Group at Microsoft Research, will present a talk at the University of North Carolina...
All SILS students are invited to apply for a scholarship to China for an international summer camp that will be hosted by Wuhan University from July 11 to 17, 2010. The Contest of Information...
Spring break officially begins Friday, March 5 at 5 p.m. Classes resume on Monday, March 15th at 8 a.m. Have a safe and happy break!
Scholarly communication and the changes necessary to keep up with its transformation will be the focus of the fifth annual OCLC/Frederick G. Kilgour Lecture in Information and Library Science on...
The critical role of metadata in creating value for users and the particular challenges when dealing with massive volumes of content will be the focus of the presentation by Greg Merkle, vice...
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s School of Information and Library Science (SILS) is pleased to announce that it is the new home for the Games4Learning Initiative. The Games4Learning...
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Library is hosting an open house in honor of Earth Day and National Library Week on Wednesday, April 21st, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The open house, which is...
Dr. Joanne Gard Marshall, alumni distinguished professor at the School of Information and Library Science (SILS) at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, has been awarded the Medical...
Ernie Cox, doctoral student at the School of Information and Library Science (SILS) at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and media specialist at St. Timothy's School in Raleigh, has...
Registration for the WWW2010 Conference is currently underway.  For specific information on how to register, visit the conference’s Web site at: http://www2010.org/www/attendees/register/ This year’s...
On Sunday, May 9, the School of Information and Library Science (SILS) will conduct its spring commencement ceremony and celebration for students who have completed their degree requirements....
Entrepreneur and chief executive officer of iContact, Ryan P. Allis, will present "The Future of Business Communication" at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on April 8, 2010. Allis,...
Dana Hanson-Baldauf, SILS doctoral candidate, has been awarded first place for her poster presentation in the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Graduate School's 12th Annual Graduate...
IBM vice president of Emerging Internet Technologies, Rod Smith, will present "Do-It-Yourself Analytics Meets Library Sciences - New Intelligence and Emerging Applications in DIY Web Analytics" at...
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will celebrate its Spring Holiday on Friday, April 2nd. Classes will not be held and the School of Information and Library Sciences' administrative...
School of Information and Library Science (SILS) graduate student, Felix Portnoy, is the recipient of a $50,000 award from Google's Research Award program for his proposal, "Modeling the Effect of...
School of Information and Library Science (SILS) alumnus, Robert E. Molyneux, will present "...something commensurate to our capacity for wonder" at the 2010 SILS spring commencement ceremony....
The red carpet will not line the way to room 117 of Manning Hall, but the screening of "The Hollywood Librarian" will take place at 5 p.m. on April 26th courtesy of the Information and Library...

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