Master’s iWeekly e-newsletter

#25-9 | Special Libraries Association - 2017 Student Stipend Award to attend the 2017 SLA conference

The Special Libraries Association Business & Finance Division invites applications for the 2017 Student Stipend Award. This award of $1,000 helps to cover expenses to attend the SLA Annual Conference in Phoenix, AZ, June 16-20, 2017. The Division will select one student for the award.

Applicants must be members of the Business & Finance Division.

Applications should be sent electronically to Professional Grants and Student Stipends Chair, Kathleen Berger, at bergerkmatbu [dot] edu by March 15, 2017.

For more information, visit the Business & Finance Division Awards site for a description and link to the applications.

#25-10 | Upcoming English Language and Writing Support (ELWS) Workshops

Upcoming ELWS Workshops

  • Wednesday, March 8, 2017: Strategies for Dealing with Writer's Anxiety
  • Thursday, March 9, 2017: Improving the Style of Your Scientific Writing
  • Wednesday, March 15, 2017: Effective Editing Strategies
  • Thursday, March 16, 2017: Writing Literature Reviews in the Sciences

See full descriptions, dates. times, and locations at:

Find the full list of course and workshop offerings on the ELWS website at:

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#25-11 | OSAP Repayment Presentations

Repaying Your OSAP Loans – March 23, 2017
Date: Thursday, March 23rd, 2017
Times: Two sessions at 10:30-11:30 AM or 12:00-1:00 PM
Location: Sidney Smith Buildig, 100 St. George St., Room 2108

If students can’t attend this session, but are still interested in learning more about loan repayment, the NSLSC also offers this content in a webinar. The schedule can be accessed at this website:

#25-12 | Student Conference Tickets on Sale

Tickets for the iSchool Student Conference are now on sale at! Come support your peers, enjoy edifying presentations with a keynote by Ian Wilson, and enjoy two lunches and snacks!

#25-13 | Look Both Ways: Life at Queen & University

Peel back the layers of time, and discover this intersection through historical and contemporary photographs. Please join us for our opening reception this Saturday, March 11 from 1-4pm with remarks at 1:30pm. The exhibition runs until March 31st at Campbell House Museum, and it is part of the Myseum Intersections Festival ( For more information, please see

Please RSVP at This exhibition is co-curated by second year Master of Museum Studies students Emily Berg, India Burchell, and Jane Campbell.

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