Archives

Helen’s remarkable work terms with Playwrights Theatre and Library and Archives Canada earned her the 2012 SLAIS MAS Student of the Year and 2011 SLAIS MAS Honourable Mention, respectively.

Grant’s work with Teck Resources’ Records Management Team and Corporate Library was described by his supervisor as being “thorough and outstanding,” demonstrating his determination and passion to succeed in the workplace. For that, he earned the 2014 iSchool MAS Co-op Student of the Year.

As the Archival Descriptions Assistant with the Yukon Archives, Emily worked to ensure all archival documents for this isolated location were available online and easily accessible to “Canadians and individuals globally on a daily basis.”

Daniel made a significant contribution to the Arts Club Theatre Company as an Archivist, where he applied his knowledge in Archival Studies to successfully create and launch an online archive showcasing 50 years of the company’s productions. “A [co-op] work term [can] be a life changing experience”, shares Daniel.

Simon was honoured as the 2016 iSchool MLIS co-op student of the year for his work term with McBride and District Public Library as the Student Intern – Library Promotions & Archival Assistant. In this role, Simon was responsible for facilitating the relationship between the local community and the library.

Rebecca received an honourable mention for the 2016 iSchool MAS Co-op Student of the Year Award. As Co-op Student Archivist with the Government of BC’s Ministry of Community, Sport, and Cultural Development, Rebecca appraised an impressive amount of more than 2,600 boxes of records from the BC Enterprise Corporation.

Lara – 2016’s iSchool MAS co-op student of the year – was honoured for her work term as Archives Project Assistant for UBC Okanagan Campus Library, Special Collections and Archives. One of her main responsibilities was to finalize “workflows for ingesting digitized collections into a shared online repository.”