Ruth Harries has been named the Kansas Library Association Educational Foundation Scholarship recipient for Spring semester, 2013. Ruth is currently enrolled at SLIM, Emporia State University, and works as the night circulation supervisor at Wichita State University.
A specific purpose of KLAEF is to provide scholarships for members of the Kansas Library Association. For this scholarship, the focus is particularly for members who are enrolled in an accredited graduate-level program for library and information science which will result in a MLS or Library and Information Science degree, and are planning a career in Kansas libraries. Factors considered in making these awards include a commitment to a career in Kansas librarianship and academic excellence. The award is for $500.
–Rita Sevart, KLAEF President