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Dr. Zubin Jelveh: Machine Learning Can Predict Shooting Victimization Well Enough to Help Prevent It

Using arrest and victimization records from the Chicago PD, a machine learning model can predict the risk of being shot in the next 18 months.

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Maryland Today: $6M Award From State to Help Extension Bridge Digital Divide

UMD Info College faculty and students join team to develop programs to help underserved urban and rural communities access broadband internet.