Meet Ashley-Rice Library’s New Reference and Instruction Librarian

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Hello! I’m Rice Library’s new Reference and Instruction Librarian, I just started working here in June and I’m very excited to meet everyone this year. Here areĀ 7 fun facts about me:

1. I went to the University of Michigan and am a huge Wolverines fan. I actually went there twice, both for my bachelor’s and master’s degrees.

Me and some friends at the Big House

Season opener at the Big House Last Year

2. My last name (Clark) is on the periodic table of elements in order. Can you find it? periodic_table_of_elements[1]

3. I have a Giant Schnoodle (Giant Schnauzer and Standard Poodle Mix) named Luna. Can you tell I really love Harry Potter?319059_10151480451269619_785016952_n[1]

4. My favorite class that I took in college was a summer class andĀ travelled to Jackson Hole, Wyoming. We read Henry David Thoreau and hiked mountains everyday.

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Me at the top of Rendezvous Peak

5. My favorite animals are Bison (I wish I had gotten a picture with one, but I was afraid of this happening to me).374634_10150665898869619_1850325026_n[1]

6. The best concert I’ve been to is The Black Keys and Arctic Monkeys.414730_10150870853594619_786801192_o[1]

7. I love being a librarian because I want to connect people to the information that they need.