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UMSI students are using information science to design a new future for U-M’s historical library.

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Tyler Musgrave is using information science to reveal how social media shapes perceptions of identity. 

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Jiaxin Pei is using information science to help AI reflect more diverse viewpoints.

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UMSI students are using information science to share collections globally in 3D.

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Aayana Anand is using information science to mitigate health disparities across communities.

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UMSI Research. "Misgendered During Moderation: A Meta Oversight Board case." Samuel Mayworm, PhD student. Oliver Haimson, Assistant Professor.
Study: Transgender and nonbinary social media users experience disproportionate content removals on social media

A new paper by UMSI researchers Samuel Mayworm and Oliver Haimson studies the consequences of biased social media content moderation decisions. 

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Quoted by The Detroit Free Press. PhD student Amna Batool. Michigan lawmakers want to outlaw the spread of 'deepfake' sexual content.
Batool: Deepfake sexual content disproportionately harms women

With deepfakes on the rise, UMSI PhD student Amna Batool discusses the reputational and economic harms women are facing. 

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UMSI Research Roundup. Service Robots in Restaurants, Social Media and Job Market Success. Check out UMSI faculty and PhD student publications.
Service Robots in Restaurants | Social Media and Job Market Success: UMSI Research Roundup

Recent UMSI faculty and PhD student publications. 

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