iSchool Alumni

Alumni Engagement

As an iSchool graduate, you have reason to celebrate. Not only are you prepared for an exciting and fulfilling future, you have lifelong connections to a dynamic community. Through these connections, you'll have opportunities to maintain relationships with faculty and classmates, broaden your professional network, mentor current students, and remain engaged with the iSchool long after graduation day.

Keep in touch

We always are interested in learning about your career and life accomplishments. Please take the time to update your contact information and/or share a Class Note with news of your recent publications, awards, marriages, retirements, moves, promotions, and birth announcements by using our Alumni Update Form.

  • Wittenberg, Jamie (Class of 2015) 8 days 2 hours ago

    Jamie Wittenberg (MS '15) recently received an $850k IMLS grant to fund the Shared BigData-Gateway project, an effort to develop, seed, and maintain a cloud-based, extensible infrastructure for sharing large academic library data resources. IMLS LG-70-18-0202.

  • Chapuis, Audrey (Class of 2006) 8 days 2 hours ago

    Audrey Chapuis (MS '06) has been named director of the American Library in Paris. The Library is an independent, non-profit institution that will celebrate its 100th anniversary in 2020. It is the largest English language lending library on the European continent.

  • Stowers, Marianne W. (Class of 1965) 9 days 2 hours ago

    Marianne W. Stowers (MS '65) has worked as a volunteer school librarian at Fairview Elementary School in Springfield, IL one day a week since retiring from the public library.

  • Chamberlain Kritikos, Katie (Class of 2010) 9 days 2 hours ago

    Katie Chamberlain Kritikos (MS '10) recently relocated to Champaign-Urbana and is a new adjunct lecturer at the School of Information Sciences.

  • Edwards, Eric (Class of 2006) 19 days 2 hours ago

    Eric Edwards (MS '06) recently completed a year as co-chair of the Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois (CARLI) Resource Sharing Committee. He is continuing as co-chair of the Illinois Library Association (ILA) Reporter Advisory Committee. In October, he will start a one-year term as Illinois Association of College and Research Libraries (IACRL) President.

  • Padilla, Thomas (Class of 2013) 3 months 20 days ago

    Thomas Padilla (MS '13), visiting digital research services librarian for the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, has been selected to participate in the 2018-2019 Association of Research Libraries Leadership & Career Development Program. 

Stay connected with News & Notes

News & Notes is the monthly e-newsletter for iSchool graduates. It's a great way to keep up with the activities of your former classmates, learn about School news, and browse upcoming events, many of which are available to alumni at a distance.

Read our alumni magazine, Intersections

  • Summer 2018
  • Winter 2017
We're here to help

Have an idea to share, a question to ask, or news to report? Our Office of Advancement is here to serve the needs of our iSchool alumni.

Jill Gengler, Director of Alumni Affairs
Jill Gengler, Director of Alumni Affairs