Friday, October 30, 2015

UNC Greensboro Students Win Scholarships at NC Library Association

Left to right: Scholarship Committee Chair for
NCLA
Libby Stone, Kapil Dharm Vasudev,
Megan Northcote, Lynette Inez Kendrick
and Shelby Lynn Fields. 
Photo courtesy of Libby Stone (MLIS '98)
Several UNCG Students won scholarships at the recent North Carolina Library Association biennial meeting.

Kapil Dharm Vasudev received the $1,000 Query-Long Scholarship, which is awarded to a student who works with children or young adults.

Megan Northcote received the $1,000 Appalachian Scholarship, which is awarded to a student who plans to become a school library media specialist in NC.

Shelby Lynn Fields received the $400 McLendon Scholarship.

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Nancy Fogarty and Gerald Holmes Receive Awards at the NC Library Association Biennial Conference

Nancy Fogarty
Two UNCG Librarians were among those recognized at the recent Biennial Conference of the North Carolina Library Association in Greensboro.

Retired Reference Librarian Nancy Fogarty was awarded the Lifetime Membership Award, which is presented to a professional librarian who is no longer actively engaged in library work and whose contributions to the state and to the profession were especially notable.




Gerald Holmes
Gerald Holmes received the Distinguished Library Service Award which marks distinguished professional library services to North Carolina, significant service or other professional contributions provided during either a short or long span of time, and service resulting in a regional or national impact on librarianship in general.