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UMSI Research Roundup: 2023 Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW)

UMSI at CSCW 2023: Awards, Workshops and Papers


Check out UMSI papers, workshops and awards for the 2023 CSCW conference (Oct. 14-18).

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Sylvia Darling earns Rackham Predoctoral Fellowship Award


The fellowship supports doctoral candidates with dissertations that are “unusually creative, ambitious and impactful.”

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UMSI research roundup. 2023 conference on human factors in computing services (CHI). Check out faculty and PhD student publications.

UMSI at CHI 2023: Research, workshops, courses


Recent UMSI researchers and PhD student publications and workshops for the 2023 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI).

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Democracy, Finsta and Online Harassment: Check out UMSI faculty Phd student publications.

Democracy, Finsta and Online Harassment: UMSI Research Roundup


Recent UMSI faculty and PhD student publications. 

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Sylvia in Honduras sitting in a plastic chair talking with residents.

The power of phones for Honduran migrants during their multi-country journey to the United States


While using phones near a border might be fraught for migrants, new research shows that access to phones while making the dangerous trip northward can keep people more connected and safe.

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Sylvia Darling standing in front of a mural in Detroit.

Sylvia Darling on technology, migration and her love of information


UMSI doctoral candidate Sylvia Darling researches how migrant communities in Central America leverage technology for survival, social change and community building.

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Can online grocery delivery services address 'food deserts'?


Tawanna Dillahunt and her research team conducted a small-scale pilot study in low-income areas in southeastern Michigan. 

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UMSI researchers recognized with 3 Best Paper awards at 2019 CHI conference


UMSI faculty and students took three best paper and five honorable mention awards at the upcoming CHI conference. 

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