SOIS Alumna, Angela Meyers Receives UWM GOLD Award

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 been named as a UWM 2018 Graduate of the Last Decade!

Angela Meyers

BA Sociology ’02, MLIS Library and Information Science ’08
Coordinator of youth and inclusive services, Bridges Library System

GRADUATE OF THE LAST DECADE (Graduate)
Angela Meyers is a librarian for young and old alike. She conceived of an app for the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program and worked with UWM’s App Brewery to help make it a reality. She has formed three Memory Cafes, which serve as social gathering places for people with memory loss, and her Library Memory Project received an award from the Alzheimer’s Association of Southeastern Wisconsin. The Wisconsin Library Association selected Angela to be its national public library liaison, and the Department of Public Instruction named her to a leadership team. She is a board member of the Friends of Matheson Memorial Library.

Angela will be amoung the honorees at the UW-Milwaukee Alumni Association Awards Evening 2018

Friday, October 12, 2018
6:00pm • Pfister Hotel in Milwaukee

Congratulations Angela!

View all UWM Alumni Association 2018 Alumni Award Winners
2018 Alumni Awards Evening News Release