UMD Researchers Awarded Grant to Study Pretrial Detention in Criminal Cases Across MDDecember 13, 2022 | Laurie Robinson
According to lead investigator, Dr. Zubin Jelveh, there is still a gap in understanding how decisions are made about who should be deta …
Project Aims to Convey Big Data With Sound and TouchDecember 6, 2022 | Maria Herd | UMIACS
NSF-Funded Research Would Expand Employment, Education Opportunities for Blind Data Users.
Congratulations to the Fall 2022 INFO College Scholarship RecipientsDecember 6, 2022 | Mia K. Hinckle
17 students from across programs have been recognized for excellence in their work and studies.
Meta Research Q&A with Jonathan Lazar, Professor, University of Maryland College of Information StudiesDecember 6, 2022 | Meta Research
In this monthly interview series, Meta Research turns the spotlight on members of the academic community — and the important research …
UMD Top Ranked for Bachelor’s Degrees Awarded Overall and to Minority Groups in Computer and Information SciencesNovember 15, 2022 | CMNS Staff
New rankings published by The Chronicle of Higher Education and Diverse: Issues in Higher Education.
UMD iSchool Introduces Technology and Information Design MajorOctober 1, 2022 | Ava Thompson | The Diamondback
The new major focuses on building and designing prototypes for new technologies such as apps and computers.
A farmer tends crops in Uganda, an area where bias in AI algorithms monitoring global crop health might misinterpret data due to a lack of knowledge of local growing methods. Photo by Nuno Almeida, Dreamstime.com
UMD Co-leads $750K NSF, Amazon Project to Tackle AI Bias in MappingJuly 20, 2022 | Rachael Grahame | Maryland Today
INFO College's Dr. Sergii Skakun will play a key role in building the system that could enable fairer, safer decisions on resource dist …
BSOS, iSchool and Department of Computer Science Unveil New Undergraduate Badging ProgramApril 5, 2022 | iSchool News Staff
Maryland students can now earn an employer-approved stamp of data science success via a collaboration with the Greater Washington Partn …
iSchool Admits First Student to New Combined Bachelor’s/Master’s ProgramMarch 7, 2022 | Hayleigh Moore
Students can now graduate with a B.S. in Information Science and a M.S. in Library and Information Science in just five years.