Erica Bennett, Systems Librarian!
Before her move
to Fullerton College Library in the Fall 2006, Erica Bennett
worked for the North Orange County Community College District for
over 6 years as a Library Assistant II at the Cypress College Library.
In addition to her full-time employment at Cypress College, she worked
as an Adjunct Librarian at Cerritos College and Long Beach City College,
and as a Part-Time Librarian at UCI.
Bennett graduated from UCLAs
Graduate School of Education & Information
Studies in March of 2005, where she wrote a thesis entitled "The
Archivist as Producer: Reflections on the Production of Mendez
v. Westminster." Her
thesis examined the California desegregation case "Gonzalo
Mendez et al. vs. Westminster School District of Orange County
and created new ways of accessing archival materials through a
documentary film and play script.
is thrilled to announce her recent move to Fullerton and looks forward
to many more years with the district. In her other
life Erica is also a playwright. She wrote and directed "The Gift," a
short play recently presented at the STAGEStheatre in Fullerton. Two
other plays are in various stages of development. She also enjoys watching
her house being remodeled and watering her garden.