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Trace Center Directs New Digital Accessibility Research During Covid-19 PandemicSeptember 7, 2021 | Hayleigh Moore
The Trace Research & Development Center leads new initiatives to address accessibility barriers heightened due to the COVID-19 pand …
A Robot Rolls Into a Math Class…May 25, 2021 | Peter F. Moon, UMD Doctoral Student & HCIL Member
Understanding how a spherical robot can help more students gain access to early computing education while enhancing their learning in m …
Jesse Anderson, College of Information Studies (left); Veeraj Shah, School of Public Health (right)
Jesse Anderson, InfoSci ’22, to Compete as Finalist in the UMD Do Good Challenge!March 4, 2021 | UMD iSchool Staff
Anderson and partner Veeraj Shah’s startup nonprofit organization, Chat Health, will be showcased as the competition continues through …
New Partnership Aims to Help UMD Further Diversify D.C. Region’s Tech EcosystemMarch 2, 2021 | Press Release
To increase female-identifying and non-binary students graduating with a tech degree at UMD by 12.5% in the next 5 years.
George Mason & University of Maryland to Leverage 311 Data for Increased DMV Resilience During a PandemicFebruary 26, 2021 | Press Release
Funded by the NSF, the team aims to provide tools to governments to better respond to regional disasters and crises.
(Illustration by Lauren Biagini courtesy of Maryland Today)
Maryland Today: Don’t Take the (Click)bait, featuring Naeemul HassanFebruary 9, 2021 | iSchool News
Creating tools to combat clickbait online.
UMD iSchool @ the ACM’s 2020 Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW)November 16, 2020 | Jessica Vitak
UMD iSchool’s Dr. Jessica Vitak discusses the college’s robust participation in the ACM’s prestigious CSCW 2020 Conference.
Faculty Spotlight: Tamara (Tammy) Clegg, Associate ProfessorJuly 16, 2020 | iSchool News
Meet Associate Professor, Tamara Clegg!
Press Release: Naeemul Hassan Awarded $228,000 NSF Grant For Collaborative ProjectJune 22, 2020 | UMD Philip Merrill College of Journalism
Dr. Naeemul Hassan and collaborators aim to design and develop computational models to automatically detect video clickbait.