CASCI Weekly Talk & Discussion


Weekly Talk & Discussion

Tuesdays 9.4.18 - 12.4.18 (excluding 11.20) | 11 AM - 12 PM
Hornbake Bldg, South Wing* | 2nd Floor, Room 2116 | UMCP

The UMD College of Information Studies (iSchool) Center for the Advanced Study of Communities and Information (CASCI) brings together researchers and community members to discuss research that advances technology and information access and use in communities. These discussions focus on how technology and information can support learning, facilitate innovation, transform science and scholarship, promote economic development, and enhance individual and civic well-being within communities.

Vist CASCI's website to view the schedule of speakers, readings, and topics. Example themes:

  • Dynamics of Online Communities
  • Social Network Analysis
  • Citizen Science
  • User Participation in Sharing Geographic or Local Information
  • Technology's Impact on Communities

All are welcome to join! If you are not currently a member of CASCI and would like to attend a weekly talk/discussion, please email Jonathan Brier, brierjon@umd.edu.

*When facing the main Hornbake Library entrance on the courtyard, you will see a smaller door to the right labeled "South". Use this entrance to access the South Wing.