Maryruth Glogowski, Associate Vice President for Library and Instructional Technology at Buffalo State College, has been named to the Membership Committee of the NYSHEI Governing Board. Ms. Glogowski joins Michael Stoller of NYU as the only non-Board members to serve on a committee and is the first person to serve on a committee who has never served on the Board.
Glogowski is a recognized leader in information technology since she entered the field in 1975 as a database searcher. She has chaired technology committees at the local, regional, and statewide level. She has published and presented on topics from cluster analysis to staff development and most recently Second Life. She is currently a member of the Nylink Council, an alternate to OCLC Members Council, and the Western New York Library Resources Council Board of Trustees. She served several years on the SUNY Learning Network Advisory Board. She has been active in the SUNY Council of Library Directors since becoming a director in 1994, chairing the SUNY Information Literacy Initiative and serving 2 years as secretary. She established the Buffalo State College Web site in 1995 and was the first campus Webmaster.