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INFO Recognizes LGBTQ Heritage Month

June 1, 2023 | Camille Rogers
Through diversity, inclusion, and social justice, we recognize the importance of LGBTQ+ rights and their intersection with information.
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Breaking Boundaries and Shaping the Future: Honoring the 2023 INFO Doctoral Graduates

May 23, 2023 | Camille Rogers
Our new PhD graduates are advancing the frontiers of information science.
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Dr. Charles Harry

Dr. Charles Harry Granted Patent for Innovative Cybersecurity Risk Modeling Platform

May 23, 2023 | UMD SPP Staff
The TAPESTRY model allows one to explore risk in specific subsections of an organization or at the macro level.
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ALA president Lessa Kanani’opua Pelayo-Lozada

(Video) ALA President Offers Advice for Future Librarians on Handling Banned Books

May 4, 2023 | UMD INFO Staff
During the talk, attendees received advice tailored to both students planning to become library and information science practitioners a …
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UMD Leads New $20M NSF Institute for Trustworthy AI in Law and Society

May 4, 2023 | UMD Staff
The institute will take a holistic approach, integrating broader participation in AI design, new technology development, and more infor …
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Game Changers: How UMD HCIL Researchers Continue to Shape the Future of Human-Computer Interaction

May 2, 2023 | Laurie Robinson
The country’s oldest HCI lab, co-led by the UMD INFO College, celebrates 40 years of advancing the field.
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European Central Bank Utilizes UMD-Faculty-Founded Cyber Events Database

April 28, 2023 | UMD Staff
Dr. Charles Harry co-developed this database to inform public and private sector decision-makers about cyber threats.