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A 24-hour Social Innovation Hackathon to Fight World Hunger
Dec 2, 2014
Hackers code around the clock to support Heifer International, fight world hunger and poverty, and foster sustainable agriculture and commerce.
New $15 Million Center to Study the Future of Cybersecurity
Nov 18, 2014
UC Berkeley’s Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity will assess the possible range of future paths cybersecurity might take.
The Discipline of Organizing Wins Book of the Year Award
Oct 27, 2014
The Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) has awarded its 2014 Book of the Year Award to The Discipline of Organizing, by School of Information adjunct professor Bob Glushko.
School of Information Hiring New Professor of Information Organization
Oct 13, 2014
Position will begin July 2015; applications are due December 15.
Evernote Hackathon Honors Students' App
Oct 2, 2014
Four MIMS students won the “Hacker Award” for the app TimeNote, which facilitates group note-taking.
Prize-Winning App Makes California Indian Artifacts Available Online
Sep 23, 2014
The app, which allows users to explore over 700,000 items from the Hearst Museum of Anthropology, won the grand prize in this weekend’s “HackTheHearst” hackathon.
Eight New Data Visualizations
Aug 29, 2014
A collection of innovative student projects from the School of Information's Master of Information and Data Science program, summer 2014.
Why the Facebook Experiment is Lousy Social Science
Aug 28, 2014
Facebook is grappling with its impact on our social and emotional lives — and that’s a good thing. But it has to get the research right. Why Facebook did the experiment, and how to make it better.
An Inside Look at MIMS Students' Summer Internships
Aug 18, 2014
6 students with 6 very different jobs describe what they did, how they got there, and what they learned from the experience.
Why Surveillance Leads to Government Corruption
Jul 11, 2014
Once a pervasive surveillance infrastructure is in place, a government will always have an incentive to abuse that power, according to new research.
Sep 18, 2017
Jesse Goldhammer proposes Silicon Valley incubator in DC
Sep 17, 2017
MIMS Students Present Disaster Relief App at TechCrunch Disrupt Hackathon
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”
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