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(Video) OTTRS Speaker Series: Multimodal Human AI-Interaction

November 30, 2023 | Olivia Borgula

INFO doctoral candidate gives a presentation about multimodal human AI-interaction and its applications to music education

Maryland Today: A Dramatic Step Forward in Robotics (ft. Bill Kules)

November 10, 2023 | Maryland Today Staff

Human Body Becomes Robot Playground in Project Funded by Arts for All Initiative

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Stephanie Valencia-Valencia

Stephanie Valencia-Valencia Explores How Large Language Models Can Accommodate People with Disabilities

October 23, 2023 | Olivia Borgula

The INFO assistant professor studies the benefits and limitations of technology in aiding communication

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Maryland Today: UMD Tech Tool Aims to Make Workplaces More Inclusive for Autistic People (ft. Ge Gao)

October 12, 2023 | Maggie Haslam | UMD

Video Platform Designed by Neurodiverse Team Could Improve Communications for All

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ARLIS: UMD Researchers Measure Social Media Sharing with Emotions (ft. Susannah Paletz)

October 6, 2023 | UMD ARLIS Staff

4,000+ Facebook posts were analyzed to determine the ability of different emotion models to predict post sharing.

(Video) Founders of popular crowdsourcing transcription software FromThePage speak at CAFe Speaker Series

September 27, 2023 | Olivia Borgula

Sara Brumfield and Ben Brumfield talk about AI’s impact on archives at the recent INFO event

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News Release: Research Team Wins $1.5M NSF Grant to Leverage Machine Learning to Assess Mathematics Lesson Plan Quality in the Middle Grades

August 31, 2023 | Charleen Wilcox | University of Washington College of Education

Dr. Wei Ai of the UMD INFO College is a co-PI on this groundbreaking project

NBC News: Some U.S. government agencies are testing out AI to help fulfill public records requests (ft. Jason R. Baron)

July 25, 2023 | INFO Staff

INFO Professor of the Practice Jason R. Baron spoke to NBC News about how AI could streamline massive amounts of public records request …

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Dr. Cody Buntain | Photo Credit UMIACS

UMIACS: Keeping Up with the Crises: Buntain Builds Digital Tools to Combat Misinformation (ft. Cody Buntain)

July 25, 2023 | Melissa Brachfeld | UMIACS

An overview of one professor's research and areas of interest