Fall 2010 entering student class
The School of Information kicked off the 2010–11 academic year by welcoming 39 new master's students and three Ph.D. students to South Hall.
The award recognizes Samuelson for her work in information policy, calling her a pioneer in all aspects of cyberlaw.
George Hayes
Despite the challenges of the job market, many students received multiple offers for summer jobs or internships, according to a survey of the MIMS class of 2011.
Three dozen students are spending two weeks side-by-side focusing on writing.
Elisa Oreglia (left) interviews local women in a village in the Hebei province
Rural-to-urban migrant Chinese women use Internet technology to connect the city and the countryside, according to Oreglia's research.
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NextDrop addresses the challenge of unreliable piped water in developing countries by providing reliable, near real-time information via mobile phone. A pilot test is currently underway in Hubli, India.
Task force is studying the relationship between privacy policy and innovation in the Internet economy.
The iPhone application integrates public-transit route information and real-time arrival data. “Transporter” won the school's 2010 James R. Chen Award for outstanding master's final project.
Satish Polisetti
Fellowship includes trip to China & India, studying entrepreneurship in emerging markets, and a summer internship with an international mobile advertising firm.
Eric Kansa
Eric Kansa and Raymond Yee propose general principles for making the federal budget more intelligible and available to the public.