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educator , library director

Michael Connaughton Vocino, American library director, educator. United States Department of Education grantee, 1992-1995.

Background

Vocino, Michael Connaughton was born on April 15, 1946 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Michael and Dorothy Mary (Connaughton) Vocino.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Boston University, 1968. Master of Library Science, University Rhode Island, 1973. Master of Arts, University Rhode Island, 1980.

Career

Library, Quincy (Massachusetts) Public Library., 1968-1979;teaching assistant, U. Rhode Island, Kingston, 1979-1980;assistant professor, U. Rhode Island, Kingston, 1980-1986;associate professor, U. Rhode Island, Kingston, 1986-1993;chair technical services, U. Rhode Island, Kingston, 1986-1995;professor library and political science, U. Rhode Island, Kingston, since 1993;director libraries, U. Rhode Island, Kingston, since 1995. Member Executive Board U. Rhode Island Faculty Senate, Kingston, 1989-1991. Board directors Higher Education Library.

Information Network, Rhode Island, 1995, Consortium Rhode Island Academy andRsch. Libraries, since 1995.

Membership

Active Braintree (Massachusetts) Bicentennial Committee, 1973-1976, Braintree Town Meeting, 1974-1977. Trustee Kingston Free Library., 1987-1991, Mari Killilea Scholarship, since 1987. Member American Library Association, American Political Science Association, New England Library.

Association, Rhode Island Library. Association, Association College and Research Libraries, Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

father:
Michael Vocino

mother:
Dorothy Mary (Connaughton) Vocino