Congratulations to Palmer grad Kristina Hozweiss, named the
School Library Journal’s 2015 School Librarian of the Year!
“From her blog, entitled “Bunhead with Duct Tape,” to her maker space program called SLIME (Students of Long Island Maker Expo), SLJ’s 2015 School Librarian of the Year, Kristina Holzweiss, displays an energetic penchant for tinkering with traditional ideas…. ” Read the full article here!!
Beta Mu Chapter Of Beta Phi Mu International Library Science Honor Society
JOSEPH N. WHITTEN SCHOLARSHIP
PURPOSE: To promote excellence in scholarship by awarding a scholarship to be used toward tuition at the Palmer School of Library and Information Science.
AWARDS: Two awards of $3,500 each.
1. Currently enrolled in the Palmer School.
2. Must have completed nine (9) credits
3. Must have at least (3) credits remaining toward Completion of Master’s Degree
HOW TO APPLY:
1. Submit a copy of a current transcript.
2. Submit an essay of not more than 300 words on the following topic:
“Who/what has been your inspiration in becoming a librarian?”
3. The above must be postmarked by October 15, 2015
Please submit to:
Carol Albano, Director
Harborfields Public Library
Greenlawn, N.Y. 11740
Please include your name, address, e-mail, and telephone number.
Hello! Please see details on the start of the fall term here!
Been thinking about this for years? Don’t fight it any longer! It’s not too late to enroll for the fall term at the Palmer School where information managers (aka librarians) go on to work in so many exciting and rewarding careers.
Questions about the program? Check out this blog and/or email firstname.lastname@example.org at Post or email@example.com in Manhattan.
Interested in learning more about Palmer’s exciting programs? Check back here for upcoming information session dates.
We hope to see you at one of our events!
Complete the 2015 Ellis Mount Scholarship application form here: http://bit.ly/slanyscholarship
The Board of the New York Chapter of the Special Libraries Association (SLA NY) is pleased to once again offer the Ellis Mount Scholarship to SLA Members enrolled in one of the four New York area Library and Information Management Schools: Long Island University (The Palmer School), Pratt Institute, Queens College, and St. John’s University. The winner(s) of the scholarship will receive an award equal to the cost of one course related to the pursuit of his/her degree.
For full details on application: 2015 Ellis Mount Scholarship Award
Congratulations, Bonnie Bredes and Sheila Cavooris Palmer School,
School Library Media Specialist Alumni!
The Suffolk School Library Media Association Presents to following awards:
SSLMA Librarian of the Year:
Bonnie Bredes, Center Moriches Secondary Library, Center Moriches UFSD
SSLMA Technology Grant Award:
Sheila Tobin Cavooris, Great Hollow Middle School, Smithtown CSD
Nila Bernstengel (’14) is the Sr. Digital Asset Manager at Sesame Workshop, better known to most as Sesame Street. Read her story and hear from her about how she wound up in her dream job.
Palmer was well represented at the recent ACRL conference in Oregon! You make us very proud! In attendance were (from left to right):
Meghan Dowell (’11), Consulting Librarian, Beloit College; Kelly Blanchat (’12), Electronic Resources Librarian, Queens College (CUNY); Christi Bell (’11), Humanities Librarian, Bates College; Lydia Willoughby (’11), Visiting Assistant Librarian, SUNY Plattsburgh; Gina Levitan (’11), Reference Librarian, Sarah Lawrence College.