Preeti advises those interested in data analytics to be prepared to consistently practice solving problem statements and to take advantage of the plethora of readily available datasets online.…
Dr. Jessica Vitak explains why Americans have been hesitant to use COVID-19 contact tracing smartphone tools.
Dr. Jen Golbeck explains why Benford's Law cannot be used to identify voter fraud in the 2020 election.
Data shared by 30M+ Facebook users world-wide will enable earlier detection of COVID-19 outbreaks, help communities to prepare, inform policymakers, and reveal patterns in effective preventative…
UMD iSchool's Dr. Jessica Vitak discusses the college's robust participation in the ACM's prestigious CSCW 2020 Conference.
As chair of the board, University of Maryland iSchool MLS alumna Mary Hastler will continue Maryland Humanities' racial equity work.
A team of UMD iSchool researchers aim to strengthen children's privacy literacy.
Naeemul is focused on computational journalism and social sensing, working on a number of projects with faculty and staff from the UMD Computational Journalism Lab.
Xiaoyun is currently exploring how people present themselves across their social media ecosystems and what factors could influence their self-presentation.