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New U-M Center Will Promote Social Media Responsibility, Tackle Fake News

School of Information's Center for Social Media Responsibility former Executive Director Garlin Gilchrist talks about the new center's goal to promote intellectual responsibility and informational principles for social media use. March 6, 2018. #5-15mins #Information #web-article #SchoolofInformation #Technology #Society #Social Media #Communication #InformationScience #Media #GarlinGilchristII


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Moral Concerns Override Desire to Profit from Finding a Lost Wallet

School of Information Professor Alain Cohn describes his research studying social tendencies in situations regarding stolen wallets in different countries around the world. June 20, 2019. #AlainCohn ​ # #Information #web-article ​​​ #SchoolofInformation #Society #Technology #InformationScience #GroupDynamics ​​​​​


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Lowering Maternal Mortality Rates With Digital Street Theater

School of Information professors Kentaro Toyama and Mustafa Naseem utilize digital street theatre to combat mortality rates through literacy. September 6, 2018. # #Information #web-article #SchoolofInformation #Technology #ArtsandCulture #InformationScience #TheatreandDrama #Maternity #KentaroToyama #MustafaNaseem ​​​​​​​​​​​


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Tracking Tweets to Map Networks of Influence in Congress

School of Information researchers study common themes of tweets and retweets of political figures to predict outcomes in congressional runnings. February 22, 2019. # #Information #webarticle #SchoolofInformation #Technology #GovernmentandPolitics #SocialMedia #InformationScience #Congress


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Addressing Privacy Issues When Sharing Videos of Classroom Research

School of Information researcher Dr. Rebecca Frank authors a study focusing on privacy issues and attitudes about data sharing when the research data includes classroom video. February 5, 2019. # #Information #webarticle #SchoolofInformation #Society #Technology #Education #informationtechnology


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Brooks and Schaub to Study Intersection of Privacy and Bias in Learning Analytics

School of Information professors Christopher Brooks and Florian Schaub discuss developing early warning systems to notify instructors when students need extra academic support; however, this would involve data collection that might breech student privacy. May 9, 2019. # #Information #webarticle #SchoolofInformation #Technology #Society #Education #HigherEducation #InformationScience


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The Super Abbu Project: Improving the Health of Women and Children by Engaging Fathers

School of Information professor Mustafa Naseem discusses his research and development of a platform designed to improve paternal engagement during pregnancy and childbirth in Pakistan. February 26, 2019. # #Information #web-article #SchoolofInformation #Technology #Society #MiddleEast #Communication #FamilyMedicine #MustafaNaseem ​​​​​​​​​​


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Data Privacy Research Front and Center at Human Computer Interaction Event

School of Information Professor Florian Schaub shares his research in consumer behavior when faced with data breaches and the type of notifications delivered in this situation. April 30, 2019. # #Information #webarticle #SchoolofInformation #Technology #InformationScience #DataScience #Security


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Beyond the Sticky Note: Using Augmented Reality To Enhance the Affinity Diagram

School of Information researchers Hariharan Subramonyam and Eytan Adar present a mobile-based augmented reality application bridging the gap between paper notes and the benefits offered by on-demand online data analysis. April 30, 2019. # #Information #webarticle #SchoolofInformation #Technology #InformationScience #AugmentedReality


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Online Retailer Tactics and Impulse Buying: Consumers Welcome Tools To Avoid It

School of Information researchers study tactics used by major online retailers to bolster impulse buying and consumers' behavior as a result. Suggestions for curbing impulse buying are also offered. April 24, 2019. # #Information #webarticle #SchoolofInformation #Technology #Society #InformationScience #Online #RetailSales