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MADS students bond with community in Ann Arbor during inaugural on-campus experience


Students in UMSI’s 100% online master’s program in data science visited Ann Arbor for the inaugural Master of Applied Data Science On-Campus Experience over Homecoming Weekend.

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"Quoted by Science News, Professor Ron Eglash, Non-western art and design can reveal alternate ways of thinking about math, UMSI logo,, photo of Ron Eglash"

Eglash: Contemporary math often excludes non-Western ideas


UMSI professor Ron Eglash is an expert in ethnomathematics. He tells Science News, “There is a relationship between the geometric meaning and the social meaning.”

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Water management is challenge of a generation, Lt. Gov. tells UMSI students


Lt. Gov. Garlin Gilchrist II gave a keynote talk on Sept. 28 about water infrastructure and access in Michigan, highlighting the important role of information professionals in solving these issues.

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UMSI at CSCW 2023. October 13-18 Minneapolis.

New research from 40+ UMSI scholars presenting at CSCW 2023


Check out UMSI papers, workshops and awards for the 2023 CSCW conference.

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"Alumni Career Connections. Mock interviews. Portfolio reviews. Panels & 1:1 chats. UMSI."

UMSI students and alumni benefit from Alumni Career Connections program


More than 200 students built their networks and got career advice through UMSI’s Alumni Career Connections program last year. Students and alumni can look forward to even more enriching ACC sessions this year.

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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 ads


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


Lt. Gov. Garlin Gilchrist II will join the UMSI community on Thursday, Sept. 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 keep patients moving


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

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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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