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Priscilla Anderson joined Weissman Preservation Center as senior preservation librarian and manager of preservation programs and outreach as of April 1. She previously served as collections conservator with Baker Library at Harvard Business School (HBS). Prior to HBS, Anderson worked at the Weissman Preservation Center as a special collections conservator, and before joining Harvard, she worked at the Library of Congress and the Walters Art Museum in Baltimore, among other institutions. Anderson holds an MLS from the University of Maryland and a MS in art conservation from the Winterthur/University of Delaware Program in Art Conservation.
Luke Gaudreau, research and instruction librarian at the Harvard Kennedy School Library, will join Library Technology Services as a production systems librarian, effective April 8. Gaudreau will continue his role as project lead for Tell Us. He holds a BA in human ecology from College of the Atlantic and a MSLIS from Simmons.
Megan Sniffin-Marinoff, Harvard University archivist, moderated an Oxford-style debate at the New England Archivists' 40th-anniversary conference at the College of the Holy Cross on March 22, 2013. Colin Lukens, holdings management associate at the University Archives, organized the event. The debate tackled the resolution “This House Believes Archivists Should Attempt to Collect Everything,” which was rejected, 60-42.