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17 Papers Highlight Cornell Scholarship at CHI '19
Spanning the departments of Computer Science, Information Science, and Communication, bridging campuses in Ithaca, NY, and New York City, scholars and innovators at Cornell University are guiding the...
Cardie, Joachims Among Cornellians Chosen for Google Research Awards
Claire Cardie and Thorsten Joachims, two faculty members here in Information Science, are among several CIS scholars who recently picked up Google Faculty Research Awards. Cardie, a professor in...
Student Spotlight: Ayan Ahmed (MPS '19)
Ayan Ahmed’s vision for her Info Sci education at Cornell University was clear and succinct: do project-based work and build a strong user-experience (UX) portfolio. Mission accomplished....
Inclusive Messages Boost Women’s Participation in Online STEM Classes
Online education was once hailed as a potential equalizer, offering science, technology, engineering and math skills to everyone regardless of gender, nationality or socioeconomic status. Online,...
Cornell Robotics-Economics Research Explores Humans, Robots and Productivity
In one of the first studies to bring together scholars in human-robot interaction and behavior economics, a new paper from a joint Cornell and Hebrew University research team, including robotics guru...
Student Spotlight: Isabelle De Brabanter (Info Sci, '19)
Technology touches practically every imaginable industry and field of study out there, making an interdisciplinary curriculum like Information Science both essential and unique. Like so many before...
Teaching Ethics and Fairness to Tomorrow's Innovators
An important, behemoth of a story here, courtesy of The Nation, that highlights the growing effort at many universities – including Cornell, and at Cornell Computing and Information Science...
Social Scientists Take on Data-driven Discrimination
Search engine rankings can glorify or torpedo a reputation in minutes. Scoring systems decide whether a person gets a loan. Online hiring platforms calculate which applicants get a job interview. And...
People admit they trust news stories that contradict their views - for a price
This article written by Melanie Lefkowitz originally appeared on the Cornell Chronicle on February 1, 2019. When it comes to news, we believe what we want to believe – even though deep down...