ASIS&T encourages and supports personal and professional growth through opportunities for members to extend their knowledge and skills, develop and use professional networks, pursue career development goals and assume leadership roles in the Society and in the information community. It increases the influence of information professionals among decision-makers by focusing attention on the importance of information as a vital resource in a high-technology age and promotes informed policy on national and international information issues by contributing to the formation of those policies. It supports the advancement of the state-of-the art and practice by taking a leadership position in the advocacy of research and development in basic and applied information science. More…
ASIS&T at UCLA
The mission of the American Society for Information Science & Technology student chapter at UCLA is to promote the social, cultural, intellectual, and professional growth of its members and support the UCLA Department of Information Studies. It will also facilitate and encourage participation in the American Society for Information Science & Technology. It will encourage professional contacts within the field of information science both at UCLA and elsewhere, and will actively promote involvement in professional activities beyond the classroom.
Take a look at photos from our previous events here in the gallery.
UCLA Officers for 2015-2016:
2nd Year Co Chair: Alexis Mendoza
2nd Year Co Chair: Julian Gautier
1st Year Chair: Melissa Carrol
2nd Year Archivist: Kendra Godwin
1st Year Archivist: Cecelia Tsai
Publicist: Alba Edesa
Secretary: Geno Sanchez
2nd Year Treasurer: Richard Thai
1st Year Treasurer: Rebecca Fordon
2nd Year Webmaster: Colleen McCormick
1st Year Webmaster: Eric Nord