Bob Conrad is a 1983 School of Information Sciences graduate, former SIS Advisory Board member, current College of Communication and Information Board of Visitors member, 2011 winner of the SIS Distinguished Alumni Award and Library Director at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. All of this has not been enough for Conrad. Add to the list 'True Volunteer'.
Conrad is featured in a Knoxville News Sentinel article, "Free English Classes Offered Across Knoxville." The web version can be found at http://www.knoxnews.com/news/2012/jul/09/free-english-classes-offered-across-knoxville/.
"Bob has always been ready to serve when asked by SIS," says Director Ed Cortez. "He exemplifies an information professional and embodies the Volunteer spirit in every aspect of his work and his life. We are proud to see his good work recognized.”