Merle A. Branner, MS, MLIS
"Learning & teaching is a way of life for me."
I am a highly motivated, creative person with a diverse background in archiving, photography, technology, education and training. I have been described as an extremely organized, self-starter, who is a creative problem-solver, one who always meets deadlines and works well with researchers, educators and organizations. I enjoy working on a team or independently.
News & Updates
June 29, 2023, the Eye Witness New Report on Highland Park CERT one year later.
Citizen Citation of Valor Award
The city of Highland Park and the Highland Park Police Department awarded me as a member of the Highland Park Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) the Citizen Citation of Valor Award for my work during the immediate aftermath of July 4, 2022, mass shooting during the Parade.
Presentation: Topic: Coffee and Conversation with Merle Branner -The Ruthie & Bill Katz Archives: History of Sisterhood/Women of NSCI recorded on Apr 14, 2021 06:41 PM. To View Click Here and Enter Access Passcode: G6kA6^vE
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“Servant Leadership Between Branch Rickey and Jackie Roosevelt Robinson: How They Changed Baseball and Our Country"
Blending Digital Imaging with Traditional Black & White Photographic Printing: Paper written based on photographic experimentation.