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UBC iSchool Peer Advisor GAA Position

July 28, 2021

Continuing full-time students are invited to apply to a part-time iSchool Peer Advisor (graduate academic assistant) position for the 2021/2022 academic year.

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Subjects from the Margins: GAA opportunity for UBC iSchool students

July 26, 2021

Dr. Julia Bullard is looking for a Graduate Academic Assistant to work on the SSHRC-funded research project “Subject description from the margins: Indigenous and Canadian scholarship"

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UBC iSchool Virtual Town Hall

July 22, 2021

Students are invited to join this student-focused Town Hall to engage in conversation with faculty, staff and LASSA presidents and address any questions or concerns.

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Students Isabel Carlin and Hikaru Ikeda awarded 2021 ALA Spectrum Scholarships

July 22, 2021

The Spectrum Scholarship is designed to address the specific issue of the under-representation of critically needed ethnic librarians within the profession.

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INSIGHTS Newsletter Vol. 3

July 22, 2021

We are pleased to announce that the latest issue of the INSIGHTS Newsletter is now available on our website. Download your digital copy here.

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Doctoral student Brian M. Watson receives LINCS Grant

July 21, 2021

The grant will support the further development of their project HistSex, an open-access resource for information on the history of sexuality.

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Checking our Online Behaviour for Digital Blackface

July 12, 2021

In this Digital Tattoo blog post, MLIS student Estelle Frank explains what digital blackface is and its pervasiveness on social media.

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Our Own Labels: GAA opportunity for UBC iSchool students

July 9, 2021

Dr. Julia Bullard is looking for two Graduate Academic Assistants to work on the SSHRC-funded research project “Our Own Labels: Representation in Catalogue Records"

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Call for Applications: Teaching Assistant for INFO 250

July 7, 2021

UBC iSchool is looking for a Graduate Teaching Assistant for INFO 250: Networks, Crowds, and Communities in 2022 Winter Term 2. The application deadline is Thursday, July 15.

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MLIS alumna Rina Hadziev will be BCLA’s next Executive Director

June 28, 2021

Rina Hadziev (MLIS '00) will begin her new role as Executive Director for the British Columbia Library Association on July 19, 2021.

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