Melissa Nicholas

Personal Information

First name: 
Melissa
Last name: 
Nicholas
Brief Bio: 

Melissa Villa-Nicholas is originally from Los Angeles and Riverside in Southern California. She has her B.A. from Azusa Pacific University in English and Global Studies, her M.A. from Claremont Graduate University in Cultural Studies, and her M.L.S. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She also worked for Habitat for Humanity and Public Counsel Law Center as a volunteer coordinator. As a doctoral student in the Graduate School of Library and Information Science at UIUC, her research interests include representations/surviellance of citizenship by information technologies, Latino/a social memory, and race/class/gender in relationship to technologies.

Social Media Profiles

Twitter Handle: 
MelissaJVilla1

Recent Content

Call for Participation iConference 2015

http://ischools.org/the-iconference/ The iConference is an international gathering of scholars and researchers concerned with critical information issues in contemporary society. iConference 2015 takes place March 24-27 in Newport Beach, California. The following submissions are invited: Submission...
United Kingdom

Call for Proposals: Digital Frontiers 2013

April 30 2013
Call for Proposals: Digital Frontiers 2013 The University of North Texas Digital Scholarship Co-Operative and UNT Libraries invite proposals for Digital Frontiers 2013, a conference that brings together the users and builders of digital resources for research and education. Digital libraries...
United States

Activist Librarianship Conference

This is a little late notice but an interesting looking conference http://radicalreference.info/PracticalChoices Here is a look at the schedule: 930am - 10am: Registration Registration & networking (light refreshments will be served) 10am - 11am: Symposium Panel The panelists are librarians who...
United Kingdom
Subscribe to This User's Most Recent Posts