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UMSI to host 2020 ICHORA conference

A keynote address from UMSI Professor Margaret Hedstrom and a book launch for Senior Associate Dean Elizabeth Yakel are highlights of the International Conference on the History of Records and Archives.

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Why don't we click on some social media posts?

Why do we click on some social media posts but not on others, even if we've taken the time to read and think about them?

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Online news needs a new pay model, UMSI study shows

Paramveer Dhillon, UMSI assistant professor, along with Sinan Aral from MIT, conducted an in-depth study of the current paywall design at a top U.S. newspaper. They say the results show it is time to move away from the status quo.

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Dillahunt named Outstanding Partner

Associate Professor Tawanna Dillahunt will be honored with the Eastside Community Network (ECN) Outstanding Partner Award.

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UMSI researchers to present award-winning research at virtual 2020 CSCW

UMSI faculty and PhD students are presenting nearly two dozen papers, posters and workshops at the 2020 ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW).

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Robert discusses the future of Human-Robot interactions with AAAS

In a member profile on the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) website, UMSI associate professor Lionel Robert says the only difference between science fiction and reality is time.

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New book by Silvia Lindtner examines the promise of entrepreneurial life and China’s contested place in the global IT industry

Silvia Lindtner is the author of the book Prototype Nation: China and the Contested Promise of Innovation, newly published by Princeton University Press.

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UMSI interns: What I did -- with information -- on my summer ‘vacation’

From researching COVID-19 misinformation to working in Product Design for Facebook: how 7 students made the most out of their summer internships.

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Cliff Lampe talks social media during a pandemic election year on Michigan Radio’s Stateside

UMSI Professor Cliff Lampe joined “Stateside” host April Baer for a wide-ranging conversation about the current state social media.

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Faculty awards recognize excellence in instruction and service

Four faculty members have received recognition for their outstanding service to the community and UMSI and for teaching excellence.

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