LIS Student Groups
Library and Information Science Student Association (LISSA)
The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) Library and Information Science Student Association (LISSA), an official ALA student group, strives to support and contribute to the professional development and education of library and information science students, both graduate and undergraduate, at the USM School of Library and Information Science (SLIS). LISSA works to provide SLIS students with an active channel of communication and representation with the administration and faculty, and encourages professional contacts within the field of librarianship. Membership is open to all USM SLIS students.
2016-17 LISSA Student Officers:
Charlotte Mona Roi, President
Brittany Tibbett, Vice President
Keshia Coulter, Secretary
Tammy White, Webmaster
Dr. Yu, Faculty Advisor
Spring 2015 Newsletter (PDF)
Fall 2014 Newsletter (PDF)
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Southern Miss Student Archivists (SMSA)
The purpose of SMSA is:
- To acquaint members with the objectives, ethics, activities, and publications of the archival profession and the Society of American Archivists (SAA)
- To provide opportunities for members to discuss archival issues and the archival profession, interact with professional archivists, and engage in professional activities.
- To promote collaboration and communication with other student groups within The University of Southern Mississippi and with other organizations such as the Society of Mississippi Archivists (SMA) in order to develop the mutual interests of the library and archival professions.
- To promote archival interests within the university.
2015-16 SMSA Student Officers:
Stephanie (Stevie) Evans, President
Jonathan Puckett, Vice President
Carlie Burkett, Webmaster and Secretary
Dr. Griffis, Faculty Advisor
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