Internship with the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

Image & logo source: Natural History Museum of Los Angeles, 2015. This post details my final report of my Digital Asset Management internship with the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles, California taken to fulfill the credits for LIS 690 in the University of Hawai‘i, Library and Information Science program during the Spring 2015 semester. This report was [...]

2015 AHA Annual Meeting

In December 2014, I was generously awarded a $300.00 grant from the Graduate Student Organization at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa in order to attend the 2015 Association of Hawaii Archivists Annual Meeting, Celebrating the Archives and Cultural Sites of Ka Moku o Keawe which was held on Hawai‘i Island on February 14-15, 2015. During [...]

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Social Media & You: Marketing Yourself to Future Employers

Spring 2015 LIS 610 Class I am always very thankful to have a chance to speak to a group and help teach someone a new skill but today was particularly enjoyable! Dr. Noriko Asato, Professor for the University of Hawai'i Library and Information Science program kindly asked me to come speak to her LIS 610 Foundations of Information [...]

2014 Association of Hawai‘i Archivists Annual Conference

On Saturday, February 15, 2014 I attended and presented my student poster, The Challenges of Conservation and Preservation in Hawai’i at the Association of Hawai‘i Archivists 2014 Annual Conference, which was held at the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawai‘i, Mānoa Grand Ballroom on the island of Oahu. I was very lucky to be chosen for sponsorship [...]

First Place at the 2013 SLA-ASIS&Tsc Annual Poster Conference

On Friday, November 22, 2013 I participated in the UHM LIS SLA-ASIS&Tsc (now UHM SLA Student Chapter) Annual Poster Conference hosted at the Hālau ʻo Haumea, Kamakakūokalani Center for Hawaiian Studies. This annual poster conference allows LIS, ICS, and CIS students to showcase recent projects which are meant to engender an exciting exploration of important issues in the [...]

By |2017-06-20T09:08:25+00:00November 25th, 2013|Awards & Grants, Latest News, Professional Development|0 Comments

Teaching Technology: Basic HTML & ePortfolio Workshop

Yesterday afternoon, I was happy to see that there were several students from the University of Hawai’i Library and Information Science program who came out to the UHM Hamilton Library to participate in a free workshop I was giving as the team captain for the UHM LIS Web Team. The workshop was provided to assist UHM [...]

Hawai’i State Archives Volunteer

Last Friday, I interviewed for a volunteer position at the Hawai’i State Archives and was given the job! I will begin working on Friday, November 8th and will be able to dedicate 4 hours each week to assisting the HISA. My first project will be to work in the Hawaii State Government Records collection, assisting with indexing [...]

Creating Mockups for a New UH Voyager Login Screen

I am excited to announce that I was recently was asked to by the LIS Chair to act as a student representative and sit in on the University of Hawai’i, 2013 Web Voyage Committee. During our first meeting on September 25, 2013, some discussion was conducted regarding general confusion about the UH Web Voyage login [...]

By |2015-04-13T02:16:07+00:00October 16th, 2013|Latest News|0 Comments