iDEI Talks

Date: 
Tue, 10/09/2018 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

North Quad Space 2435

UMSI students, staff, and faculty are invited to attend a lunchtime community event during the U-M DEI Summit Week, October 8-12. Speakers will present lightning talks on their research, personal projects or initiatives, or class projects that connects Information with diversity, equity and inclusion. 

RSVP requested. 

Speakers and projects: 

    • Oliver Haimson (Faculty) - How Social Media Sites Can Support and Include Transgender and Non-Binary Users
    • Joey Chiao-Yin Hsiao (PhD Student) - Technology to Support Immigrant Access to Social Capital and Adaptation to a New Country
    • Madel Leal (MSI Student) - Understanding Self in the Context of Global Social Impact
    • Barbara Ericson (Faculty) - Helping Underrepresented Students Succeed In Advanced Placement Computing Courses
    • Linh Huynh (Staff) - What’s Wellness Got To Do With It? Building DEI Foundation by Integrating Wellness into Advising
    • Ron Eglash (Faculty) - Decolonizing Digital Fabrication: Case Studies in Generative Justice

iDEI: Talks at the Intersection of Information, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Tuesday, October 9

11:30am-1pm

Space 2435 North Quad

~A UM Diversity Summit Event~