Awards and Rankings

Awards and Rankings News

The Baltimore Sun: Harford County Library CEO Named New Chairwoman of Maryland Humanities Board

  • iSchool News

    As chair of the board, University of Maryland iSchool MLS alumna Mary Hastler will continue Maryland Humanities' racial equity work.

SIGACCESS Release: Jonathan Lazar - Outstanding Contribution Recipient 2020

  • SIGACCESS

    Dr. Jonathan Lazar was named the winner of the 2020 ACM SIGACCESS Award (Special Interest Groups on Accessible Computing) for Outstanding Contributions to Computing and Accessibility. It is the highest award given by ACM SIGACCESS. 

UMD iSchool Awarded NSF Grant to Design Personalized Self-Tracking Tech for Older Adults to Improve Physical Activities

  • Press Release

    Choe, Kacorri, and A. Lazar aim to examine how older adults can personalize activity trackers through teachable interfaces to capture meaningful daily activities.

Charles Harry Awarded a Maryland Innovation Grant

  • iSchool News

    Dr. Harry will use the grant to create a web application for his cybersecurity framework that provides an analytic approach to assessing risk.

Prestigious ALISE Awards go to Three UMD iSchool Recipients

  • Mia K. Hinckle

    Dr. Ana Ndumu, Dr. Mega Subramaniam, and PhD Student Shandra Morhouse receive awards for their research work in library and information science.

David Weintrop Awarded Prestigious National Academy of Education/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellowship

  • Chris Samoray / UMD

    Dr. David Weintrop receives $70K award to integrate computing and the powerful ideas of computer science into classrooms.

Medium: HCIL 2019-2020 News Roundup

  • Huaishu

    UMD Human-Computer Interaction Lab’s (HCIL) 2019-2020 accomplishments

PhD students Gagan Jindal and Priya Kumar Receive Prestigious Graduate School Fellowships/Awards

  • iSchool News

    Celebrating the excellence of graduate students and providing valuable financial support.

UMD iSchool Awards $109K to 2019-20 Outstanding Students

  • iSchool News

    The UMD iSchool is pleased to share the full list of 2019-2020 college scholarship and award winners, totaling over $109K in support to 65 students.