Kylie Kaʻeo Receives ALA Spectrum Scholarship

kaeo001-2Congratulations to LIS student Kylie Kaʻeo on her 2015 ALA Spectrum Scholarship!

ALA’s official announcement states:

A prestigious committee of ten jurors selected this year’s Spectrum Scholars based on their commitment to diversity, commitment to entering the library profession, demonstrated community outreach, academic ability and achievements and leadership potential.
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Amy Steinbauer Receives Conable Scholarship

SteinbauerAmy Steinbauer, a 2013 LIS alumna, was awarded the 2015 Gordon M. Conable Scholarship from the Freedom to Read Foundation. This allowed her to attend the 2015 ALA Conference in San Francisco. The scholarship, which is open to LIS students and new professionals, pays for conference registration, transportation, housing for six nights, and a $300 stipend for meals and other expenses. In addition, the recipient gets a year’s membership in the Freedom to Read Foundation.
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