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UMSI Assistant professor Gabriela Marcu receives recognition for outstanding mentoring of undergraduate research students.

Robin Brewer, UMSI assistant professor, will lead a workshop for Detroit-area high school girls that applies coding to address the issue of food insecurity.

Professor Barry Fishman is honored for his "substantial contributions to the learning sciences.” 

Cliff Lampe and Eytan Adar have been selected for one of the highest honors bestowed by the Association of Computing Machinery (ACM). 

Assistant professor Romero seeks to measure and compare user behavior on social media during times of external unexpected shocks.

Ceren Budak has received an NSF grant to study online social movements over multiple platforms. 

Paul Conway will develop new tools that teach the fundamentals of converting analog collections according to international digitization standards.

Matthew Kay has received an NSF grant to study how well people understand what data visualizations are meant to convey. 

Dr. Andrea Thomer's recent grant from the IMLS will aid archivists in finding long-term data storage for large collections.

The Master of Applied Data Science, UMSI's first online degree, has just received ultimate approval from the Michigan Association of State Universities.