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#SocialMedia for parenting? A new study from UMSI says 3/4 of parents use social for info, support. Read on!
Social media have served a better purpose than keeping people in touch for meaningless chit-chat. Usually, people turn to social media like Facebook, Twitter or Instagram to post their experience, learnings and adventures, paving way for knowledge. A study published in July 16 revealed that 40 percent of parents use social media for parenting support and tips, according to Bay News 9.
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#‎Technology‬ won’t fix U.S. schools. In fact, it might make bad ‪#‎education‬ worse! UMSI Prof. Kentaro Toyama talks with the Washington Post.
For teachers already struggling to keep their students engaged, a computer is more hindrance than help.
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Photos from UMSI Graduation 2015 are now up! Congratulations Class of 2015! Check them out at Facebook:
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We are very excited to announce that Erik Hofer will be joining us this August as our new chief information officer!
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CEO, Richard Sheridan gave our Research Experience for Undergrads students a tour of Menlo Innovations yesterday afternoon!
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It's a beautiful summer day in Ann Arbor!
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Assistant Professor Julia Adler-Milstein of UMSI and School of Public Health was published for a study on the sequence of electronic health record adoption with hospitals and health care providers.
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Should #laptops be banned in classrooms, lecture halls? UMSI Prof. KentaroToyama commented for +New York Magazine.
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Big Questions, Fast Answers: Introducing the new UMSI #InfoMinute series! This week, we've got Prof. Toyama talking #Tech and #Education!
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Top 5 Ways to Keep Your Drupal Website Secure, from UMSI faculty Michael Hess! #Drupal #Coding
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Paul Conway in the news again!

He received seed funding for his project through the Global Midwest initiative of Humanities Without Walls. Paul is working with recent MSI graduate Alix Keener and current MSI student Corrine Vieracker
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Congratulations to UMSI's Qiaozhu Mei, author of the Best Paper at the International Conference on Machine Learning out of 1k submissions! 
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The University of Michigan School of Information creates knowledge so people can use information and technology to build a better world. We educate socially engaged information professionals in undergraduate, graduate and doctoral level programs.
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