Nisha Pathak (MIMS ’18, center) with her hackathon teammates.
The hackathon challenged participants to come up with creative solutions for a wide variety of mobility and transportation problems, to promote equity and opportunity for some of society’s most vulnerable populations.
The team designed a pair of one-page posters that could be distributed around campus, with games or crossword puzzles to make them interactive.
Six MIMS students were victorious in the 2016 CMYK Designathon.
The faculty respond to the 2016 election.
MIMS student Paul Glenn was honored at World Series Game Four for his prize-winning app.
For someone studies on political language, this is a puzzling election, as it is for just about everybody else. But whatever happens in November, Geoff Nunberg is convinced won’t be returning to the kind of political discourse that’s been dominant for the last forty or fifty years.
Can a computer independently write poetry that is comparable to human poetry? A team of I School researchers is trying to make that happen.
The Jack Larson “Data for Good” Fellowship will support MIDS students using data science to improve human life or benefit society.
The smart fabric could be used to create clothes with dynamically changing colors or patterns. But who would wear clothes that double as a computer display? And why? New research explores these questions.
The School of Information 2016 graduation ceremony celebrated three outstanding MIMS final projects, four outstanding MIDS capstone projects, and outstanding faculty and students.
Mick Jagger was wrong, said keynote speaker Peter Norvig of Google — in today’s market-driven economy, you can’t always get what you need, but you get what you want.