Four USMA Library Staff Members Recognized at Dean’s Ceremony

Four USMA Library staff members were among those recognized at the Dean’s Ceremony held on 28 February 2014.

Manja Yirka and Thomas Lynch were welcomed as the Library’s newest employees; Manja as Serials Librarian for the Materials Processing Division and Tom as Reference Librarian for the Information Gateway Division.

Manja1 Tom Lynch (far left) and Manja Yirka (second from left)

Laura Mosher was honored for her ten years of service as a Reference Librarian with the Information Gateway Division.  Along with her regular librarian duties at West Point, Laura serves as a liaison to the Civil and Mechanical Engineering Department, and also volunteers with the Army Nordic Team as one of the Team’s Officers in Charge.

laura2 Laura Mosher receives commemorative plaque and 10 Year Pin from BD Trainor

Associate Director of Systems, Christine Bassett, was recognized for her role in implementing a print management system that has already reduced paper waste by 75% within the Library. For this accomplishment, she was awarded a Dean’s coin. Christine, who is leaving West Point, was also thanked for her two years of service at the USMA Library. She is taking a position as IT Manger with the Tacoma Public Library System.

Christine2 BD Trainor thanks Christine Bassett

Photos provided by Anthony Battista/DPTMS VI