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Noura Howell Wins Outstanding GSI Award
Mar 20, 2017
Howell is a third year Ph.D. student at the I School; the Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Award honors UC Berkeley GSIs for their outstanding teaching.
What Happens When An App Shares Your Biosignals?
Mar 3, 2017
An increasing number of apps let users share their heartrate with friends. Now a pair of researchers are exploring how sharing your biosignals can affect your interpersonal interactions.
Marti Hearst Named to the CHI Academy
Feb 23, 2017
Hearst’s HCI research includes user interfaces for search, information visualization of text, web site usability, and innovation in education.
The FTC Can Regulate Cybersecurity, Say I School Professors
Feb 17, 2017
Chris Jay Hoofnagle, Deirdre Mulligan, and others weighed in on an ongoing lawsuit challenging the authority of the Federal Trade Commission to regulate companies’ data security practices.
In Memory of Professor Emeritus Melvin “Bill” Maron
Feb 2, 2017
Bill served on the faculty of the UC Berkeley School of Librarianship and School of Library and Information Studies from 1966 until his retirement in 1991.
Fellowship Recipient Uses Data Science for Sustainable Water & Energy Development
Feb 1, 2017
Student Matt Stevenson is excited about the impact that data science techniques can have on water and energy, especially in developing regions.
Data Science Graduates Challenged to Fight Their Own Bias
Jan 23, 2017
“Accept that objectivity is a fantasy, and that data science is no more objective than any other way of knowing,” said keynote speaker Judd Antin.
MIMS Student Wins Transportation Hackathon
Dec 14, 2016
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.
Students’ Marketing Campaign for Games of Berkeley Wins Design Competition
Dec 12, 2016
Six MIMS students were victorious in the 2016 CMYK Designathon.
An Open Letter to the Community
Nov 14, 2016
The faculty respond to the 2016 election.
Sep 3, 2017
Deirdre Mulligan on open-source voting software
Aug 9, 2017
Anno Saxenian Details Benefits and Challenges of Online Degree Programs
Aug 9, 2017
Gabe Nicholas Explains Ethereum, “Coding’s New Wild West”
Aug 8, 2017
Steven Weber Downplays Fears of Nuclear Confrontation
Jul 31, 2017
Xiao Qiang criticizes Apple’s silence about Chinese censorship
May 30, 2017
Graduate Conquers Anxiety, Fear, and Imposter Syndrome
May 17, 2017
Graduation Speaker Holly Liu’s Ten-Year Journey to Becoming a Overnight Success
May 1, 2017
Alumna’s Nonprofit Start-up Seeks to Break the Cycle of Illiteracy
Apr 27, 2017
Alumni Startup Automatic Acquired by SiriusXM
Jan 11, 2017
Citizen Scientists Use 2008 MIMS Final Project iNaturalist