Two-Week Practicum: New York Public Library (December 2007)
Co-op: Co-operative Education is an optional student work program offered through many Canadian universities. These highly competitive, full-time positions take place in professional organizations across Canada and around the world. I completed two work terms, totaling a full year, with McPherson Library at the University of Victoria [ see co-op details in Experience ].
- Received the Beverly Maureen Becker Memorial Prize for outstanding work in courses related to reference and information services
- Received an Honorable Mention in the 2008 SLAIS Co-op Student of the Year competition
Bachelor of Arts in English, September 1999 – May 2003
College of Liberal Arts, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Coursework: Focused on creative writing, cultural studies and post-colonial literature
Honors: Participated in Honors Program, graduating magna cum laude