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
Students share their experiences attending events or participating in programs.
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
On March 7th, the iSchool’s chapter of the Association of Moving Image Archivists (AMIA) hosted its first event with its new board members in place, a happy hour followed by the Alamo Ritz’s “Terror Tuesday” 35mm screening of Kim Jee-woon’s 2003 Korean horror movie A Tale of Two Sisters. Happy hour conversations discussed the wide […]Read More
I initially wanted to title this written piece “Learning Beyond Walls” but decided against it for the simple reason that I still found myself surrounded by walls even if they were not UT affiliated. When thinking about this more, I found myself still fixated by the idea of walls. We as students oftentimes corner ourselves […]Read More
The Texas Military Forces Museum (TMFM) is a bit of a second home for me. I’ve been interning there off and on since summer of 2014, and it has been an indispensable resource for me as I learn all about the museum field that I hope to enter into after my time at the iSchool […]Read More