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Researchers at UMSI earned awards for best paper and best poster at the 2019 Web Conference in San Francisco.

Her project will use machine learning to detect instances of supremacist speech online. 

In a new study, David Jurgens and a team of researchers present a method to accommodate and adjust for sampling bias in social media data.

A $50,000 grant from the Spencer Foundation will fund new research into predictive models of student success.  

The Institute of Museum and Library Services has awarded a 2019 National Medal for Museum and Library Service to ICPSR at the University of Michigan.

Five School of Information researchers will present full papers and three will present a short paper at the 2019 Web Conference (WWW). 

Assistant professor Ceren Budak will be among the first to have access to privacy-protected Facebook data to study social media’s impact on democracy in the U.S. 

Gabriela Marcu employs IT to help students with special needs, their teachers and parents.

Florian Schaub and colleagues will share their work May 4-9 at the CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing in Glasgow, Scotland.

PhD student Hariharan Subramonyam and associate professor Eytan Adar have received a Best Paper Award from the 2019 ACM CHI conference.