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Quoted by The Wall Street Journal. Doctoral Candidate Jane Im. How to Make It Easier for Consumers to Control the Ads They See Online.

Im: Social media users want more control over advertisements


UMSI doctoral candidate Jane Im talks to the Wall Street Journal about her study looking at ways social media platforms can make it easier for consumers to control the ads they see online.

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"UMSI Theme Year Keynote with Lt. Governor Garlin Gilchrist II. Thurs, Sept 28, 4-5 pm Rackham Auditorium. UMSI Theme Year 2023-24 Event. Water conservation and access."

Lt. Governor Garlin Gilchrist II to deliver keynote talk on water challenges in Michigan


Lt. Governor Garlin Gilchrist II will join the UMSI community on Thursday, September 28, to discuss water-related issues facing Michigan communities. This event, which is part of UMSI’s inaugural theme year, is open to the public.

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UMSI News.

Klasnja: Tailored text messages not enough to improve mobility after heart issues


UMSI associate professor of information Pedja Klasnja's research on mobile health interventions featured in Michigan Medicine. 

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students stand next to a fossil

UMSI students team up with Smithsonian Institution to improve digital museum experience


UMSI students worked with the Smithsonian Institution’s 3D Digitization program to make its collections accessible to more people.

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Quoted by Bloomberg. Associate professor Libby Hemphill. Associate professor Joyojeet Pal. TikTok's Rules Deter Researchers From Crunching Data on Users, Misinformation.

Pal and Hemphill: Tiktok’s rules deter researchers from accessing data


TikTok’s terms of services are preventing researchers from being able to study the behaviors of users on the platform.

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Head-and-shoulders photos of the 4 award recipients.

UMSI faculty awards recognize excellence


UMSI faculty members Robin Brewer, Julie Hui, Barry Fishman and Anthony Whyte were recognized for their professional and scholarly contributions and services to the school.

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UMSI research roundup. Wealth redistribution. Virtual Care. News Consumtion. Check out UMSI faculty and PhD student publications.

Wealth redistribution | virtual care | news consumption: UMSI Research Roundup


Recent UMSI faculty and PhD student publications.

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Recent UMSI awards & honors.

UMSI awards & honors: September 2023


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

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Quoted by Salon. Associate professor Libby Hemphill. Elon Musk's X placing major brand names next to antisemetic content.

Hemphill: Elon Musk is allowing antisemitic speech on X. Users can stop it


UMSI associate professor Libby Hemphill tells Salon that Elon Musk has “made it clear that he doesn’t find extremism as dangerous or antisocial as many of us do.”

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Quoted by The New York Times. Intermittent Lecturer Merve Hickok. 8 more companies pledge to make A.I. safe.

Hickok: Voices of tech leaders can’t be privileged over security of everyday people


When it comes to regulation of artificial intelligence, UMSI intermittent lecturer Merve Hickok says tech companies are being given too much power on Capitol Hill.

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