Faculty & Staff Kudos

Congratulations to Mary Beth Wallace, who was recently named as our new Dean of Students.  Mary Beth earned a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from Western Illinois University and a Master of Arts in Library and Information Science from the University of South Florida. Currently, she is enrolled in the Higher Education doctoral program at USF. Mary Beth has thirteen years of experience in Academic Affairs and Student Services at the University of South Florida in the positions of Assistant to the Coordinator of Scheduling, Academic Advisor and Director of Academic Advising. Congratulations, Mary Beth!

The 2012 Information Fluency Conference was held at the University of Central Florida on March 14-16, 2012 and featured a keynote address, plenary sessions, and concurrent sessions with presentations on the various aspects of Information Fluency. This year’s theme was “Information Fluency & the Digital Divides.” Through a Round Table discussion at the Information Fluency Conference, Librarian Christa Fowler and Dr. Lora Kosten engaged educators in conversation about Reducing the Digital Divides.  Congratulations to Christa and Dr. Kosten!