SLIS Student Awarded Olson GRA for 2015-2017

SLIS is pleased to announce that John Fifield, MA LIS candidate, is the recipient of the Robert A. and Ruth Bywater Olson Graduate Research Assistantship (GRA) for 2015-2017. One Olson GRA is selected each spring and offered a two-fiscal-year 50% assistantship appointment. The Olson GRAs are designed to support graduate students in the course of their academic work; provide on-the-job training at the immediate pre-professional level for students who are or may become interested in Special Collections librarianship, museum curatorship, achives administration, or similar career paths; and offer opportunities to accumulate and document significant academic and work experience and accomplishment. For more information click here.