Virtual Exploration of ALA Accredited MS and PhD Programs
Thursday, June 25, 2020
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM CT
Prospective students are encouraged to attend this virtual showcasing of ALA-accredited graduate programs across the country. The event will start with welcoming remarks from Dr. Gary Marchionini, Dean and Cary C. Boshamer Distinguished Professor, at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Then a general overview of career paths in the information profession will be given. The last segment will consist of virtual breakout sessions for each participating institution. Each breakout session will contain a graduate school representative, so they can highlight the unique features of their program and answer program-specific questions. Prospective students will have the opportunity transition in and out of breakout rooms.
To answer your questions and customize our response to your interests, please consider filling this intake form (https://forms.illinois.edu/sec/4018930) by Wednesday, June 24th at 5pm (CST).
The event is free and open to all prospective students.
Participating Schools: Drexel University, College of Computing and Information Emporia State University, School of Library and Information Management Florida State University, School of Information Rutgers University, Department of Library and Information Science Simmons, School of Library and Information Science University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, School of Information Sciences University of Maryland, College Park, College of Information Studies University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Information and Library Science University of Washington, Information School