Awards News

Rachel Holder receives BRASS Student Travel Award

April 13, 2018

Rachel Holder, MLS candidate at Indiana University was selected as this year’s recipient of the BRASS Student Travel Award sponsored by SimplyAnalytics. The award includes a $1,250 monetary prize given to a student enrolled in an ALA accredited…

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Thi Bui author of The Best We Could Do

Author Thi Bui to speak at Literary Tastes

March 22, 2018

Named to the 2018 Notable Books List for nonfiction for The Best We Could Do: An Illustrated Memoir, author Thi Bui is slated to speak at RUSA’s Literary Tastes author panel at ALA’s Annual Conference in New Orleans…

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Adzei-Stonnes receives ILL travel grant to conference

April 11, 2018

Pearl G. Adzei-Stonnes, Public Services, Acquisitions and Interlibrary Loan Librarian at Virginia Union University was selected as one of two winners of the STARS Mentoring Award sponsored by Atlas Systems. The award offers  $1,250 to fund travel expenses…

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STARGazer Kurt Munson

Meet STARGazer Kurt Munson!

April 5, 2018

Meet STARGazer Kurt Munson! Kurt’s full interview is available at http://www.ala.org/rusa/sections/stars/rusa-stargazing-kurt-munson Interviews with other STARGazers (featured members of RUSA STARS) are available at: http://www.ala.org/rusa/sections…

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Guerda Baucicaut

Baucicaut wins ILL mentoring travel award

April 11, 2018

Guerda Baucicaut, Inter Library Loan & Reserves Specialist at the City University of New York was selected as one of two winners of the STARS Mentoring Award sponsored by Atlas Systems. The award offers  $1,250 to fund travel expenses…

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Kalinowski wins business librarianship travel grant

March 30, 2018

Alice Kalinowski, Liaison Librarian at the University of Pittsburgh was selected as the 2018 winner of the BRASS Academic Business Librarianship Travel Award sponsored by Global Financial Data. The grant consists of $1,250 and is awarded to an individual…

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Scott Brick, narrator of Dead Wake

Popular narrator Scott Brick to join Literary Tastes panel

March 30, 2018

Scott Brick, narrator of hundreds of audiobooks, including the 2016 Listen List winner Dead Wake by Erik Larson (Books on Tape), will be joining RUSA’s ever popular conference highlight, Literary Tastes author panel. The panel features authors and narrators…

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