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Jill Chappell-FailJill is the Senior Information Resources Consultant for the College of Mass Communications and Information Studies. In this capacity she provides technical support and supervises computer hardware, software, and network support for the two schools within the college: the School of Library and Information Science and the School of Journalism and Mass Communications

Jill has been with the university since 1991 and began working at SLIS in 1995. She received her Master's in Library & Information Science from SLIS in 1999.

A South Carolina native, her professional experience includes work with three South Carolina weekly newspapers: the Hampton County Guardian, the Bamberg Advertiser-Herald and the Allendale County Citizen-Leader. She later worked as copywriter for a Columbia public relations firm, as a graphic artist for a Columbia alternative news weekly and as editor of the Greater Columbia Business Monthly Magazine.

Jill teaches SLIS 429, a class that focuses on Internet searching techniques, online library resources, and basic Web page construction designed for Journalism undergraduates. She has also taught University 101 which provides transitional support for freshman during their first semester. She has conducted workshops for the SLIS Continuing Education program on digital photography, desktop publishing and creation of web graphics. She has presented sessions on blogging and podcasting for the annual SC EdTech Conference. Jill also provides technical support for the SIPA & SCSPA conferences held at the School of Journalism.

She is married to guitarist Raymond Fail, and they are raising his grandson, Phillip. When she has spare time, Jill enjoys traveling, photography, reading and music.

 
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