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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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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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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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Discussing social media, college campuses, and COVID-19

Thomas Finholt, dean of UMSI, joins Nikki Sunstrum to discuss the hybrid semester at U-M and explore online influence during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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UMSI announces new Director of Inclusion, Equity and Outreach

Keen joins the school’s management team and will play a leadership role in the development and implementation of UMSI’s outreach and DEI initiatives.

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