Ollie Downs is a 5th Year MIDS student with a strong commitment to LGBTQ equality in data science.
Research indicates that standardized entrance examinations are weak predictors of academic success and that overemphasizing GRE and GMAT scores reinforces structural disadvantages to some demographic groups.
Aditya Parameswaran
The Sloan Research Fellowship is given to the brightest up-and-coming scientists in the United States.
Craig Newmark, founder of craigslist and Craig Newmark Philanthropies
Citizen Clinic, a public-interest cybersecurity clinic at the UC Berkeley School of Information, received a grant from Craig Newmark Philanthropies for its work helping politically-vulnerable organizations defend themselves against online threats.
The School of Information is a key part of the newly renamed UC Berkeley division.
Deirdre Mulligan
Mulligan’s research spans the fields of privacy and cybersecurity regulation, administrative law and new governance, and values-in-design.
The School of Information is sad to announce the passing of long-time professor Doug Tygar. He will be deeply missed at the School of Information and across the Berkeley campus.
MIDS and MICS graduates from the Class of 2019
The January 2020 School of Information Commencement looked to the future: we conferred a new degree for the first time, introduced a new dean, and welcomed a first-time graduation speaker.
Faculty on stage at Hertz Hall
The School of Information January 2020 graduation ceremony celebrated outstanding MICS and MICS capstone projects and outstanding faculty and students.
The outgoing 2018-2019 IMSA co-presidents (Daniel Rincon and Meena Kaushik), with the newly elected 2019-2020 president (Jyen Yiee Wong) and vice president (Max Ingraham-Rakatansky)
In late October, the Information Management Student Association (IMSA) held elections to select its new officers for the 2019–2020 academic year.