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WU Libraries Staff Spotlight: Grace Hamilton

By Julie Hale on October 12, 2016

The Spotlight is an occasional feature that will profile a Libraries staff member. Grace Hamilton grew up in Indiana and earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Evansville in Indiana. She moved to St. Louis in 1988 and began working at Christian Hospital Northeast, first a...

WU Libraries Staff Spotlight: Mark Sellan

By Julie Hale on September 14, 2016

The Spotlight is an occasional feature that will profile a Libraries staff member. Mark Sellan joined WU Libraries as manager of systems administration and networking in 2013 and became head of Library Technology Services in July 2015. Mark has worked in academic and library circles for the bette...

WU Libraries Staff Spotlight: Eric Joslin

By Jody Mitori on August 31, 2016

The Spotlight is an occasional feature that will profile a Libraries staff member. Eric Joslin started at Olin Library in 2008 as shelving coordinator, became a technical assistant in Access Services in 2009 and has spent the last two years as a data analyst. He went to Webster University from 20...

WU Libraries Staff Spotlight: Rina Vecchiola

By Julie Hale on August 17, 2016

The Spotlight is an occasional feature that will profile a Libraries staff member. Rina Vecchiola joined the staff of the Libraries in 2005 as reference librarian/instruction and outreach coordinator. In 2006, she was promoted to her current position of art and architecture librarian. She holds a...

WU Libraries Staff Spotlight: Lauren Todd

By Jody Mitori on August 4, 2016

The Spotlight is an occasional feature that will profile a Libraries staff member. Lauren Todd began work at Washington University in 2010 as a library assistant at the Chemistry Library. She was promoted to subject librarian for engineering in 2012. She graduated from Northwestern University in ...

WU Libraries Staff Spotlight: Chris Brady

By Julie Hale on July 18, 2016

The Spotlight is an occasional feature that will profile a Libraries staff member. Chris Brady started at Olin Library in 2008 as circulation supervisor and became circulation librarian in 2013, after receiving his MLIS from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 2012. He earned his bachelor̵...

WU Libraries Staff Spotlight: Karen Olson

By Julie Hale on July 5, 2016

The Spotlight is an occasional feature that will profile a Libraries staff member. Karen Olson began work as technical services assistant at the Gaylord Music Library in August 2015. She oversees digitization activities, serials management, and the processing of print materials. She also coordina...

WU Libraries Staff Spotlight: Joy Novak

By Julie Hale on June 27, 2016

The Spotlight is an occasional feature that will profile a Libraries staff member. Joy Novak, head of collection management and outreach for Special Collections, is a Washington University alum who graduated with a bachelor of arts degree in English literature and history. She earned a masterR...