The month of June was exciting in the Libraries as we welcomed new staff, congratulated librarians Gary Childs [Outstanding Service & Dedication Award] and Jay Bhatt [2013 Staff Mentor Award] for their awards and accomplishments and bid farewell to Linda Katz who retired early in the month and Rebekah Kilzer who took a new position as library director at Shawnee State University.
On Monday, May 20, 2013 the Libraries welcomed Kate Leisman as Administrative Coordinator in the Libraries Administrative Office. Kate joins the Libraries after working at the University of Pennsylvania Center for Teaching and Learning. Prior to that she served as a financial aid coordinator for Penn’s Law School.
Kate can be reached at email@example.com or 215-895-684. Her office is located in W. W. Hagerty Library.
Each year the Drexel Graduate Student Association acknowledges students, faculty and staff who contribute the to success of Drexel graduate students. During the 2013 ceremony, liaison librarian for engineering, Jay Bhatt, received an Outstanding Staff Mentor Award. For a complete list of awards received visit the GSA website.
Gary Childs, liaison librarian for Health Sciences received the Outstanding Service & Dedication Award, presented to him by the College of Nursing and Health Professions on June 13, 2013 at a graduation event. The event was specifically from the RSN-BSN and MSN programs.