Alumni News

Jens Grossklags
Grossklags is an assistant professor at Penn State’s College of Information Sciences and Technology.
danah boyd
Social media researcher danah boyd is joining the School of Information Advisory Board. Dr. boyd is a senior researcher at Microsoft Research, a leading scholar of the online lives of today’s youth, and a 2008 alumna of the I School.
Howard Besser<br />(photo by <a href="">Rick Prelinger</a>)
Besser and his team from NYU faced social, political, and technical challenges in archiving the Occupy Wall Street movement.
Bailey Smith & Anne Wootton receive the Knight News Challenge award at the Online News Association Conference.
The Pop-Up Archive, first developed as a 2012 MIMS final project, is an open-source software system to streamline the entire workflow of a radio producer. Now the Archive is the winner of a $300,000 Knight News Challenge grant.
“All of Us or None,” an exhibit of posters at the Oakland Museum of California, was curated by I School alum Lincoln Cushing.
Cushing is an author, archivist, and long-time scholar of political posters.
Suzanne Ginsburg will be teaching the new course “Designing Mobile Experiences” at the School of Information in Fall 2012. Ginsburg talks about her upcoming course and the biggest challenges when designing for mobile devices.