Michelle Light is the new director of the Division of Special Collections at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, and will join the staff in March. Since 2007, she has worked at the University of California, Irvine Libraries, most recently as head of Special Collections, Archives, and Digital Scholarship. Light is also currently serving on the SAA Council. Timothy G. Nutt has been appointed head of special collections at the University of Arkansas Libraries. Nutt has served as assistant head of special collections since 2009 and as manuscripts and rare books librarian since 2005. He is president of the Arkansas Historical Association, a board member of the Arkansas History Education Coalition, an executive board member of the Society of Southwest Archivists, and a member of the Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission. Graham Stinnett has joined the University of Connecticut Libraries as the new curator of Human Rights Collections in university archives, special collections, and digital curation. Stinnett holds a master’s degree in archival studies from the University of Manitoba. Prior to joining Uconn Libraries, Stinnett completed an internship in the archives at the University of Colorado at Boulder, where he assisted in preparing proposals to create a documentation center for a human rights nongovernmental organization in San Salvador. Tanya Zanish-Belcher is the new director of Special Collections at Wake Forest University and will join the staff in March. She has served Iowa State University since 1995, most recently as associate professor and head of special collections and university archives. Zanish-Belcher is also currently serving on the SAA Council.
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