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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.

A new tool will help the public and the media monitor the prevalence of fake news on social media.

UMSI's Sun Young Park has received a +$612K grant to address diagnostic errors within emergency departments of American hospitals.

Two distinguished UMSI faculty members' accomplishments have earned them recognition as collegiate professors.

Professor Kentaro Toyama and co-researchers have received a competitive grant to use a new communication genre to reduce mortality rates among mothers and infants.

Sarita Schoenebeck and Cliff Lampe have received an NSF grant to fund a four-year study on better ways to curb online harassment.

Doctoral student Yixin Zou is lead author on a paper that won the 2018 SOUPS Distinguished Paper Award.

Eric Gilbert's National Science Foundation grant supports his study, “Machine Learning-based Approaches Toward Combatting Abusive Behavior in Online Communities.”