M.S.L.S., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
B.S. Elementary Education, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
As the First Year of Studies Librarian, Melissa focuses on connecting first-year students to the resources and services available at the Hesburgh Libraries. As an instructor, Melissa develops learner-centered information literacy sessions for students in Writing and Rhetoric classes. Melissa has always been passionate about teaching and learning. Prior to becoming a librarian, she taught fourth grade for four years.