The School of Information Studies – Disruptive Technologies Lab (DTL) held an informal event on November 15th for UWM students and guests to learn more about Blockchain and how to build a Cryptocurrency. The group discussed the DTL’s recently obtained… Read More
SOIS had a lot of fun celebrating UWM’s Black & Gold Spirit Days, November 2-9, 2018! Check out some of our entries for the UWM Spirit Day competition below: Harvey Wallbanger Day – November 8th! Celebrating the Harvey’s Wallbangers and the… Read More
The UW-Milwaukee, School of Information Studies will be participating in the 2018 Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) Annual Meeting in Vancouver, Canada – November 10 – 14, 2018. Saturday, Nov. 10th Culture, Community, and Voice in Knowledge Organization… Read More
SOIS Alumna, Brenda Fay (MLIS 2000) has been named Librarian of the Year by the Wisconsin Health Sciences Library Association (WHSLA).
On Wednesday, September 26, 2018 the UW-Milwaukee, Graduate School recognized the recipients of the 2018 Graduate Student Fellowship. Among the awardees were four School of Information Studies students. You can read their profiles below. For a complete list of recipients,… Read More
Benjamin Ruedinger, a graduate student in the UWM School of Information Studies (SOIS), has been awarded the second annual Tyler S. Smith Internship at the UWM Libraries. Funded by SOIS and the UWM Libraries, the internship honors the memory of Tyler S. Smith,… Read More
There are no limits to where your UWM degree can take you. We’re reminded of that each year when the Alumni Association recognizes its talented and inspirational alumni and friends. Join us in congratulating SOIS Alumna, Angela Meyers who has… Read More
Every summer, the Office of Undergraduate Research hosts a group of incoming freshmen to participate in a research mentorship program with UWM faculty. The program, known as UR@UWM, began in 2009 and its goal is to pair high-achieving high school… Read More
The Milton Public Library Board has named a new Library Director, Ashlee Kunkel. She will begin her new position on Sept. 21. Kunkel replaces Lisa Brooks who is retiring in September after serving 11 years as director.
JCLC 2018 – The 3rd National Joint Conference of Librarians of Color will be held September 26-30 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Three students from the UW-Milwaukee, School of Information Studies will be presenting on Hmong Digital Libraries: A Preliminary Research on… Read More