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OSRT Honors Ruth Sias with the Frances de Usabel Outreach Services Award

OSRT Honors Ruth Sias with the Frances de Usabel Outreach Services Award

Ruth Sias is the Children's Librarian at the Goodman South Madison branch of the Madison Public Library. She was chosen for exemplary work with children and families in local hospitals. Ruth was nominated for the award by Dipesh Navsaria, the director of the University of Wisconsin Pediatric Early Literacy Projects. Read More...

June 26, 2014
Pediatrician Urges Early Childhood Reading to Address Achievement Gap (The Cap Times)

June 24, 2014
Pediatrics Group to Recommend Reading Aloud to Children From Birth (The New York Times)

September 9, 2013
'Prescriptions to Read' Are Critical to School Readiness (Stevens Point Journal)

June 10, 2013
Help Your Kids Survive Summer Vacation with a Summertime Reading Program (Public News Service - WI)

Janurary 12, 2012
Address Roots of School Failure with Early Literacy Efforts (Capital Times)

November 28, 2011
School Spotlight: Nonprofit Brings Early Literacy Training to Hospitals and Clinics (Wisconsin State Journal)

October 19, 2011
OSRT Honors Ruth Sias with the Frances de Usabel Outreach Services Award (Wisconsin Library Association)

April 21, 2011
Foundation Focus-Foundation Honors Four at Annual Meeting (Medigram - Wisconsin Medical Society)

April 15, 2011
Librarian Seeks Volunteers for Reach Out and Read (The Madison Times)

December 9, 2009
Reach Out and Read Reduces the Vocabulary Gap (Wisconsin State Journal)

December 1, 2009
Children’s Hospital Opens New Inpatient Library (American Family Children's Hospital)

November 20, 2008
Reach Out and Read Program: The Importance of Reading (WKOW-TV, Madison)

October 18, 2007
Dr. Librarian: Physician Adds Literacy to Health Care Mix (By Katie Dean, Capital Times; reprinted on page 32.)


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