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News Release: UMD College of Information Studies Announces New Name

May 31, 2024 | INFO Staff
Officially the “College of Information” as of June 1, 2024
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(Video) Dean’s Lecture Series: Game-Changers: Unleashing the Power of Sports Informatics in Athletics

May 29, 2024 | Maia Johnston
Panelists discuss the game changing unification of sports and data
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CNN: Privacy Experts Sound The Alarm Over Microsoft’s Latest AI Tool (ft. Jen Golbeck)

May 28, 2024 | Maia Johnston
INFO Professor Jen Golbeck discussed potential pitfalls of new AI computer features
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Eun Kyoung Choe (Right) with UMD INFO College colleagues Hernisa Kacorri and Amanda Lazar

UW iSchool Honors Eun Kyoung Choe with Distinguished Alumni Award

May 24, 2024 | UW Staff
UMD INFO College Associate Professor is recognized for exceptional contributions to the information field
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Jeopardy: UMD’s Jordan Boyd-Graber Receives Shout-Out on Jeopardy Masters

May 24, 2024 | INFO Staff
INFO affiliate faculty Jordan Boyd-Graber mentioned by Jeopardy contestant during show
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News Release: UMD Launches Step-by-Step Guides for Maryland Residents to Navigate Online Government Services

May 22, 2024 | UMD Staff
From getting a driver’s license to filing taxes to applying for SNAP food benefits
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UMD Graduate Students Attend Google Cloud Next ‘24 Conference in Las Vegas

May 7, 2024 | Maia Johnston
A look into two graduate students’ experience learning about the latest technological advancements and the future of AI
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CHI 2024 Roundup: UMD’s HCIL Has Another Strong Showing

May 7, 2024 | UMD HCIL Members
UMD's INFO & UMIACS led HCIL Lab continues to be a leader at the annual CHI Conference, May 11-16, 2024