MLIS Student Council

Student Council Mission Statement:

The Mission of the MLIS Student Council is to enhance the educational experience and quality of life of the MLIS student body by:

  1. Maintaining responsible student government in order to represent the academic, social, and professional concerns of all MLIS students, whether their student status be full-time, part-time, or co-op;
  2. Acting as the representative of MLIS students in all issues affecting students, giving them a recognized organization through which they may express their needs and their opinions;
  3. Acting as a liaison asmong MLIS students, FIMS and the UWO community; and
  4. Ensuring students are represented at the Society of Graduate Students (SOGS) and disseminating information dealing with SOGS and FIMS policy decisions that impact directly on students


  • Presence at Orientation
  • First-term Q&A session
  • Assistance with FIMS Mixer
  • Mid-Term and/or End-of-Term Party
  • Mid-Term Feedback Sessions
  • Fundraising activities
  • Spirit of Librarianship

The MLISSC meets Tuesdays at 4:30 p.m. They maintain their own website at:

Contact the MLISSC at:

Winter 2017 MLISSC Executive

  • Chair: Victoria Wong
  • Co-communications Liaison: Jessica Rolfe
  • Co-communications Liaison: Kate Merucci
  • Treasurer: Joe Maher
  • Secretary: Erin Unger
  • Records Manager: Meagan Lobzun
  • Academic Liaison: Cal Murgu
  • Housing and Student Needs Liaison: Evan Beazley
  • First Term Rep: Yu Chen
  • SOGS Rep: Joe Maher