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iSchools: Advancing the Information Field
2015 Winter Newsletter / Features

iSchools: Advancing the Information Field

In Fall 2014, SIS became a member of the “iSchools,” an international group of schools, colleges, and departments working together to advance the information field. Created in 2005, the iSchools organization promotes the information field as an emerging academic discipline rooted in programs focused on information technology, library studies, informatics, and information science, among others, … Continue reading

Recognizing Student Achievement & Celebrating Donor Support
2015 Winter Newsletter / Features

Recognizing Student Achievement & Celebrating Donor Support

Every year, the School awards scholarships and bursaries to deserving students. These awards are made possible by donors who provide invaluable ongoing support for the School’s activities. In April 2014, the School’s 2013/14 scholarship recipients and award-establishing donors were honoured at a special Student Achievement and Donor Recognition event hosted by the Faculty of Education. … Continue reading

Faculty Updates
2015 Winter Newsletter / Faculty News

Faculty Updates

The McGill School of Information Studies is pleased to share highlights of faculty news and achievements, including promotions, reappointments, publications, exhibitions, and international contributions: Dr. France Bouthillier has been reappointed as the School’s Director for another two-year term, ending in 2016. Dr. Elaine Ménard has been promoted to the rank of Associate Professor. Professor Ménard’s … Continue reading