UMD INFO College Alumni Spotlights

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The UMD INFO College Takes Great Pride in its Graduates

From archivists to librarians, web developers to information architects, our INFO alumni succeed as information professionals in every field imaginable. Scroll down to learn more about your fellow alumni! We’d also like to hear from you and share your story.

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Featured INFO Alumni

INFO alumni go on to be leaders in shaping the world through information and technology for good. Here are just a few of our stars.

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INFO Alum Kevin Beverly

Kevin Beverly

A Storied Career of Transforming Global Health Through Data

A profile of MLS alumnus Kevin Beverly, UMD INFO College graduate

Movers & Shakers 2024

Press Release: UMD INFO’s Allison Jennings-Roche Named 2024 LJ Mover & Shaker

LJ’s Class of 2024 Movers & Shakers highlights 50 individuals helping move library work forward

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UMD MLIS Alumni Receive Multiple Maryland School Librarian of the Year Awards

Donna Mignardi and Sheri Anita Massey are awarded in 2020 and 2023, respectively

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INFO Alumna Sheri Massey: “7 Ways School Librarians Can Build Partnerships With Content Teachers”

How school librarians can collaborate with teachers on content development to advance students’ critical thinking skills.

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Living With Purpose: The Legacy of Gloria Davidson

A spotlight on a pioneering librarian and the scholarship she created

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Frank Burke (seated) at the July 4, 1969 ceremony on the Constitution Avenue steps in Washington, D.C.

Preserving History, Remembering a Pioneer

David McCartney and James Petersen founded the Dr. Frank G. Burke Endowed Graduate Research Award

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Info College Faculty and Alumna Publish New Book on Information Literacy and Disinformation

Dr. Paul T. Jaeger co-authored “Foundations of Information Literacy,” the first book to offer frameworks for tackling information liter …

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The Search for Wisdom, Understanding, and Knowledge

How Jewish ethics and law can be applied to new technological discoveries of the online environment, the arts, and more.