"On the shoulders of giants: How SILS achieved the national championship in Library and Information Science," by Dr. Fred Roper, distinguished dean emeritus of the University of South Carolina’s School of Library and Information Science and SILS distinguished alumnus. Delivered September 23, 2011 as a part of SILS 80th Anniversary celebrations.
Introductory remarks by Dr. Gary Marchionini, SILS Dean and Cary C. Boshamer Distinguished Professor; Alice Bordsen (SILS '83), NC State Representative for District 63; Mary Boone (SILS '73), State Librarian of NC; and Dr. Barbara Moran, Louis Round Wilson Distinguished Professor. Musical performance by the Loreleis (loreleis.com/).
The Lucile Kelling Henderson Lecture Series was established in 1990 to honor the memory of Lucile K. Henderson, SILS faculty member (1932-1960) and dean (1954-1960). As an excellent teacher, administrator, counselor and adviser, Henderson made many contributions to the University and to the profession.