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Laura Mereon Wight

Laura Mereon Wight, American librarian, educator. Achievements include research in millennial student, information literacy, technology in education. Member of American Library Association, South Dakota Library. Association, Beta Phi Mu.

Background

  • Wight, Laura Mereon was born on January 29, 1977 in Helena, Montana, United States.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in International Studies, Political Science, Norwich University, Northfield, Vermont, 1998. Master of Library Science, Clarion University, Pennsylvania, 2000. Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction - Adult and Higher Education, South Dakota State University, Brookings, 2004.

    Career

    • Associate professor South Dakota State University, since 2000, reference library, since 2000.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in millennial student, information literacy, technology in education.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journal.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Liberals

    Membership

    Member of American Library Association, South Dakota Library. Association, Beta Phi Mu.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, creative writing, cooking.

    Connections

    • Daughter of Rex Myers and Trinda Smith, Susan Richards (Stepmother) and John Smith (Stepfather). Married Benjamin B. Wight, May 22, 1999. Children: Logan, Mira, Deacon.
    • father: Rex Myers
    • mother: Trinda Smith
    • spouse: Benjamin B. Wight
    • children: Logan Wight
    • Mira Wight
    • Deacon Wight
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    Born January 29, 1977
    (age 40)
    Nationality
    • 1998
      Political Science
    • 2004
      South Dakota State University