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UMSI @ CHI 2024. Surfing the World. UMSI Researchers. 6 Honorable Mentions.

UMSI researchers recognized with honorable mention awards at 2024 CHI conference


The award recognizes outstanding research in the field of human-computer interaction.

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Quoted by BBC. Associate Professor Joyojeet Pal. The influencers driving India's big election.

Pal: India’s election is being swayed by influencers


UMSI associate professor Joyojeet Pal says social media trends in India’s upcoming elections are “dangerous for democracy.” 

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A MADS student laughs at a table while chatting with a faculty member, with a larger reception visible behind them.

MADS grads gather on campus to celebrate commencement


A lively reception and poster fair offered an opportunity to reflect on how far MADS graduates have come, while celebrating five years of the MADS program.

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A photo of a group of UMSI graduates cheering in caps and gowns, tossing a cap in the air that reads "Keep calm and go blue"

‘Not just a degree, but a sense of purpose’: UMSI celebrates more than 750 graduates at 2024 commencement


Commencement speakers emphasized the important role that UMSI graduates will play as leaders in information science.

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A graphic with the text "Congratulations to honorees of the 2024 UMSI Student Awards" and a photo of Joanne Huang (MSI '24), Roger Barber (BSI '24), Jack Schmitt (MSI '24), Grace Garmo (BSI '24) and Stephanie Preda (MHI '24)

UMSI announces awards for 2024 graduates


At the 2024 commencement ceremony, the University of Michigan School of Information honored five members of the class of 2024 with student awards. 

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Students standing in front of a trifold display in the ballroom of the Michigan League toss around a rugby ball

‘More than a class project’: UMSI Expo features student innovations with social impact


Expo ’24 showcased solutions to some of society’s toughest problems. These are projects that go beyond course requirements. 

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Jean Applys Cherizol poses at the 2024 MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference

A trip to the future of sports: MADS student attends 2024 MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference


UMSI Master of Applied Data Science student Jean Applys Cherizol was selected to attend the 2024 MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference, where he encountered awesome innovations and spoke with professionals working in the field.

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TikTok: U-M experts available as the clock ticks on social media sale or ban


UMSI experts are available to comment on TikTok's uncertain future in the United States. 

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Rachael Zuppke poses in front of an academic building on campus.

Faces of UMSI: Rachael Zuppke


Rachael Zuppke is using information science to help Michigan residents navigate the maze of government systems. 

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A student stands in front of a trifold poster, chatting animatedly with a guest at Exposition

2024 UMSI Student Project Exposition award recipients announced


15 top projects earned awards, representing excellence in user experience design, digital curation, civic engagement, entrepreneurship and more. 

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