15/09/2011 § 5 Comments
Continuing our Hack Your Program series, where current/recent students give the insider perspective on their LIS program, here’s a post from Tomissa Porath.
SLIS has been an integral part of UW’s campus for over a hundred years, and students at UW’s SLIS are proud of this fact. The two-year program is designed for the student body to get as much experience in and out of the classroom as possible, and to prepare future librarians for most of the challenges that lie within their future.
The program does have a family atmosphere to it; the “Minnesota Nice” from our neighbors to the west applies here as well. Everyone helps their fellow students out and worry when classes are missed or assignments aren’t turned in. You get to know a variety of students within your time at SLIS, and it is a great networking campus for sure. « Read the rest of this entry »