News and Announcements Archive

Over 200 MLIS Students Begin Studies in Fall 2008

September 10, 2008

The LIS Program welcomed over 200 new MLIS students at New Student Orientation on August 21 and 22. Both traditional and online students were able to network with their future classmates as well as faculty and staff during the 2-day event. Students were introduced to the curriculum, services and policies that will help them succeed in the LIS Program. Highlights included the Student Association Fair where new students learned about LIS professional associations and a welcome dinner with alumni, faculty and current students.  The LIS Program’s next New Student Orientation program will take place Dec. 3 and 4, 2008.