The Society of American Archivists Annual Meeting was held in Portland, Oregon from July 23 to 29. As always, the University of Texas was well-represented by faculty, alumni and students, including several iSchool students and recent graduates who presented their research. Second-year student Will Clements presented a lightning talk at the SNAP Section meeting about […]Read More
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The University of Texas student chapter of the Society of American Archivists was fortunate to be joined by Professor Michelle Caswell April 20-22 for a series of events that included dinner with students, a presentation open to the entire campus and a workshop. Dr. Caswell also joined us at the SAA-UT potluck. Dr. Caswell is […]Read More
Hahaha, who would have thought that I’d be incredibly busy this month and have no time to read? Probably almost anyone, honestly. April was my last full month at the iSchool. It was a month full of new discoveries, like that it is possible to have both a cold and allergies at the same time […]Read More
I’ve said it before, but it bears repeating—there’s no point in reading anything that you don’t enjoy. I’m not the happiest version of myself and I probably won’t be for a while, which means that anytime I’m forcing myself to read something I’m actively making my situation worse. Why do that? So instead, I return […]Read More
Not to brag, but I made my first book the other day. Two, actually. Along with fellow iSchooler Itza Carabajal, I recently completed a six-week Intro to Bookbinding course at the Austin Book Arts Center, funded by a scholarship opportunity I found through the iSchool Insider listserv. It’s been an enriching experience—I’m now planning to […]Read More