Author Archives: Carolyn

Obituary for Liz

A nicely written obituary for Liz has been published on The Miami Herald Web site at http://www.miamiherald.com/news/obituaries/story/807999.html

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Liz Donovan

Liz Donovan started this blog in May 2003. It seemed appropriate to post here the message about her death that has been shared today on NewsLib and NICAR-L from Megan Waters at The Miami Herald. From: Waters, Megan To: The … Continue reading

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Catching up on the Conference

Great session today on the future of news libraries. With all the recent announcements about buyouts and layoffs, some of us expected this to be a depressing session. Conversely, I think most of left encouraged and optimistic about the future. … Continue reading

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Gas Prices Across North America

With people gathered here from so many different places, I thought it might be interesting to compile a list of how much people paid for gas the last time they purchased it back home. List is below and I’ll add … Continue reading

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Sunday Evening in the Suite

On Sunday night, we had the meet and greet of the mentors and mentees in the News Division Suite. Shira Kavon, who does an excellent job organizing this event, provided gift bags to the mentors and mentees. The bags included … Continue reading

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Sunday afternoon CE Course

On Sunday afternoon, several people attended the CE course, learning about researching social connections using Web sites such as Facebook and MySpace. Attendees learned how social networking services must become a crucial part of news research. Meg Smith, from the … Continue reading

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