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Darcy Kirk, Law Librarian and Professor of Law at the University of Connecticut School of Law, reports that Sarah Devotion Garner attended the LLNE luncheon at the AALL meeting in Orlando. Garner is a 2001 alum of the University of Connecticut Law School. She is pursuing her MLS at University of Washington and doing a summer internship in New York City. Garner was awarded an LLNE scholarship to attend the AALL meeting.

The Pappas Law Library is pleased to welcome David Bachman as the new Senior Reference Librarian and Liaison to Graduate and Co-Curricular Programs. He joins us from Vanderbilt University Law Library where he served as reference librarian and lecturer in law.

Effective August 26th, Filippa Anzalone became the new Associate Dean of Library and Computing Services at the Boston College Law Library. Her predecessor, Sharon Hamby O'Connor, will become Associate Dean of Academic Affairs at BC Law School. Filippa had been Director of Information and Research Services and Professor of Law at Northeastern University School of Law. Kim Dulin (who has been Associate Director at Northeastern since October 1993) has become Acting Director.

Paul George has left his position as Associate Librarian for Research Services at the Harvard Law
School Library to become Library Director of the Biddle Law Library at the University of Pennsylvania Law School.

Northeastern University recently recognized the extraordinary contributions of the Libraries' Millennium Implementation team. On May 31, 2002, team members from the University Libraries (Rosemary Krol, Laura Stokes, Mary Menke, Janet Belanger, Karen Merguerian, and Maria Carpenter) and the Law Library (Susan More and Stephanie Hudner) were awarded the President's Aspiration Award for advancing Northeastern's aspiration to achieve excellence as a national research university that is student-centered, practice-oriented, and urban. Innovative Interface's Millennium integrated library management system offers Northeastern's faculty, students, and staff increased functionality, such as remote journal and database access and online circulation services, to facilitate their research, studies, and jobs. The implementation project was completed on time and under budget.

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