April 11th, 2008 by Luis Gonzalez
The HC Libraries would like to welcome Prof. Danielle Becker our new Web Librarian. Professor Becker joins us from South Dakota State University where she worked as Reference & Digital Services Librarian for two years. Professor Becker comes to Hunter College with a Master of Library and Information Sciences (MLIS) from the Pratt Institute in New York City, and a Master in Fine Arts in Writing (MFA), from Hamline University in St. Paul Minnesota.
Previous to her appointment at SDSU, she worked as Information Specialist for the English Department of the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, MN from 2001 to 2004, where she was involved in the design of the department’s Web sites for faculty communication & for students information and services. Before her appointment at the University of Minnesota, Professor Becker worked with American Express Financial Advisor’s Group in Minneapolis from 1996 to 2001 as Project Coordinator and Electronic Distribution Coordinator. Here she worked in the redesign and maintenance of their intranet, administered their databases and was involved in several marketing initiatives for the company.