University of Maryland

[old] Spring 2020 CASCI Activity Schedule

CASCI Group Activities:
2119 Hornbake Bldg. South Wing
11:00 am – 12:00 noon

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This CASCI meetings are live streamed using WebEx.

Attend virtually:
Meeting number: 732 243 809
Host key: 551358
Link forwards to the longer meeting URL. You may need to install WebEx software.

Join by video system:
Join by phone:
+1-415-655-0002 (alt.)
Access code: 732 243 809

Click here to view only the Spring 2020 Talk Schedule and Spring 2020 Reading Group Schedule, neither include our additional activities.

February 4th, 2020
Reading: Shore, J., Baek, J., & Dellarocas, C. (2018). Network structure and patterns of information diversity on Twitter.

February 11th, 2020
Talk with Steven Johnson: Social Media Impact on Online News Consumption: Echo Chambers, Information Diversity, and Ideological Polarization

February 18th, 2020

February 25th, 2020
Talk with Clare Garvie about Civil Liberties in the Age of Face Recognition

March 3rd, 2020
Reading: TBD

March 10th, 2020
Talk with Joel Chan about Information infrastructures for creative knowledge work

March 24th, 2020
Reading: Brock, A. (2016). Critical Technocultural Discourse Analysis

March 31st, 2020
Talk with Catherine Steele: African American Online Culture, digital black feminism, and new media technologies (exact title TBD).

April 7th, 2020
Reading: TBD

April 14th, 2020
Talk with Laura DeNardis: The Internet in Everything: Freedom and Security in a World with No Off Switch (Exact title TBD)

April 21st, 2020
Reading: TBD

April 28th, 2020
Talk: TBD

May 5th, 2020
Reading: TBD