In Information Science we look at the interactions between people and technology, how technology is shaping individual lives and social groups, as well as how the ways that people use technology can shape new developments.
Professor Paul Ginsparg will be seeding and facilitating a discussion entitled "Informal Open Access Update" - a much-requested topic among the grad students.
Jon Kleinberg will serve as Interim Dean of Computing and Information Science while Dean Haym Hirsh is on personal leave.
Batya Friedman was the Colloquium speaker on Nov. 5, 2014. Her talk was on "Technology of Value: Principles, Policy and Practice."