June 27, 2018: The Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS) program has been re-accredited by the ALA for another seven years. The final stages of the review were completed in late June 2018.
FIMS professor Grant Campbell combines his background in library and information science to understand how to create state-of-the-art information systems to predict and adapt to the needs of people with dementia.
From Western News, May 17, 2018: When Ann Lamanes came to Western in 1996, she hoped to study Geography and perhaps pursue a career in urban planning. But rapid technological advances changed the map - and her plans.