Events

Mon, 01/20/2020 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 
Michigan Union - Rogel Ballroom

Cheryl Brown Henderson will talk about her personal experience with segregated schools and how Brown v. Board of Education came to be.

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 
Ehrlicher Room, 3100 North Quad

André Brock, associate professor of media studies at Georgia Tech, will discuss where Blackness manifests in the ideology of Western technoculture. 

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 
NQ 2255

Lia Bozarth will discuss how to improve the classification of fake news in the research community.

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 
Space 2435 North Quad

The new Center for Ethics, Society and Computing kicks off with a half-day of prominent panelists discussing current issues in information. 

Tue, 01/28/2020 - 1:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 
Rackham Graduate School Amphitheatre (4th floor), 911 Washington

This annual event brings together faculty, researchers, students, staff, and the public for multidisciplinary conversations about privacy’s role in society.

Wed, 01/29/2020 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 
Annenberg Auditorium, Weill Hall

New York Times journalist Davey Alba and UMSI associate professor Ceren Budak examine how demagogic political campaigns worldwide have weaponized the social media platform.

Thu, 01/30/2020 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Location: 
Kuenzel Room, Michigan Union

A panel of experts, including U-M alumnus R Stanton Jones will discuss the influence that technology and social media exert on social justice issues.

Fri, 01/31/2020 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 
Space 2435 North Quad

The UMSI Committee for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion invites the UMSI community to celebrate the Year of the Rat.

Mon, 03/09/2020 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

Location: 
Ross B0560

UCLA Prof. Paola Giuliano examines a determinant of cultural persistence that has emerged from a class of models in evolutionary anthropology.

Mon, 03/16/2020 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

Location: 
Ross B0560

Prof. David Dunning will discuss the implications of motivated resoning for politcal partisanship and whether people really believe the false beliefs that they espouse.