- Computational Social Science
- Critical Data Studies
- Data Science
- Economics and Information
- Education Technology
- Ethics, Law and Policy
- Human-Computer Interaction
- Human-Robot Interaction
- Incentives and Computation
- Infrastructure Studies
- Interface Design and Ubiquitous Computing
- Natural Language Processing
- Network Science
- Social Computing and Computer-supported Cooperative Work
- Technology and Equity
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...
Lee Named ACM Fellow
Cornell Computing and Information Science's Lillian Lee has been named one of the 56 new ACM Fellows for 2018. The Fellows program recognizes the top 1 percent of ACM members for their...
Students code for the Cornell community
By Chris Dawson What started as a committee of Cornell University’s Student Assembly a few short years ago has quickly become one of the most popular student project teams at Cornell Engineering,...
Student Spotlight: Shea Belsky (Info Sci '18, MPS '18)
Thanks to Cornell Information Science’s early admit option for the Master of Professional Studies program, students like Shea Belsky can chip away at a master’s degree while finishing up their...
Trust in Data Science
Owing to the rapid growth of and reliance on data science systems, effectively governing and managing them has become a top priority for both practitioners and researchers. While data science allows...
Robots Make Poor Hiring Managers
Beware of any company whose hiring manager is an algorithm. That’s the takeaway from a recent Washington Post story on the use of artificial intelligence in the hiring process and the not-so-...