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An interdisciplinary field that utilizes scientific methods, processes, algorithms, and systems to find patterns in data and make meaningful, data-driven conclusions and predictions.

International AAAI Conference on Web and Social Media. Test of Time Award.

UMSI professor Eric Gilbert earns 2024 Test of Time Award from ICWSM

06/07/2024

The award recognizes papers that are at least 10 years old and have had an impact on the computational social science field. 

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Landscape photo of human evolution timeline.

The evolving attitudes of Gen X toward evolution

04/15/2024

A new study by UMSI professor Mark Ackerman analyzes the shifting attitudes of Generation X towards evolution. 

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Recent UMSI awards and honors.

UMSI Awards & Honors: April 2024

04/09/2024

UMSI researchers are recognized nationally and internationally for their outstanding work. Read about their recent accomplishments. 

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Americans' trust in scientific expertise survived polarization, Trump attacks on science

03/13/2024

A new study reveal Americans consistently express a high degree of appreciation for science and technology, and relatively low degrees of apprehension. 

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