Amy Gonzales Ferguson, Instructional Services Librarian at Richland College, in Dallas, Texas gave birth to a daughter, Angelina Louise on March 26, 2008 at 3:46pm.  She weighed 7 lbs. 6oz. and was 19 inches long.

Lenis L. McBride, Interim Serials Librarian/Instructor at Alabama A&M University, in Normal, AL, co-presented a poster session at the Alabama Library Association Convention held April 24-26, 2008, in Birmingham, AL.  The title of the poster session was “Elimination of a Cataloging Backlog: How We Did It At Alabama A&M University.” 

John Meier
, Science Librarian at Penn State University, and his wife Mary welcomed the birth of Henry Ellis Meier in April 2008.

Courtney Young
, NMRT President-Elect, received tenure and was promoted to Associate Librarian and Associate Professor of Women's Studies on July 1, 2008.  She was also named Honors Program Coodinator for the Penn State Beaver Campus.