In Good Company
Senior Helpers announced the following caregivers had achieved levels of service with the company: Annie Herron, diamond; Lisa Awalt and Rita Warren, gold; Cory Garcia, silver; and Melissa Talamantez, bronze. Caregiver levels are based on the amount of service hours with the company, as well as continuous training completed. Senior Helpers would also like to acknowledge Brenda Burkett as May's Caregiver of the Month and Rita Warren as June's Caregiver of the Month.
A six-page article written by Berika Williams, web service librarian at the University of Houston-Victoria/Victoria College library, was published in the June issue of Computers in Libraries magazine. In "App-ify Your Library Services," Williams explains how she built a browser-based mobile website written in HTML and CSS code that provides smartphone users greater access to library materials. The article shares Williams' findings and offers tips and resources for librarians.
Lisa Elsik relocated to Victoria to join the staff in Victoria College's Advising and Counseling Services as an academic advisor. Prior to working at VC, Elsik worked for two years as a recruiting coordinator at Rice University's Jones Graduate School of Business. She has both a bachelor's and a master's degree in psychology from Texas A&M-Kingsville.