Marcia Mardis Recognized by Provost

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Recently, iSchool professor Dr. Marcia A. Mardis, was recognized by Provost Sally McRorie for receiving a Fulbright Core Award from the Council of International Exchange of Scholars (CIES). FSU makes it a priority to reward faculty who receive the highest levels of recognition in academia. Following Top American Research Universities (TARU), a system set up …

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CCI Faculty Lead Online Teaching Workshops

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The switch to online learning amid the COVID-19 pandemic sparked a new chapter for Florida State University. Online education is a new practice for many people and there is a learning curve that accompanies it.  With expertise in the fields of information, communication, and technology, FSU College of Communication and Information faculty have decades of …

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Building Pipelines to Florida Schools

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written by Rhiannon Jacobson At the end of February, the FSU STARS students travelled to Orlando, Florida, to judge and coordinate events at the 2020 Technology Student Association (TSA) State Conference. This year over 1,500 middle and high school students came together to compete in 36 different STEM events, ranging from Animatronics to Video Game …

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iSchool Professor and Doc Student Published in Prestigious Biomedical Journal

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Neelufar Payrovnaziri, a PhD candidate in the School of Information, and Dr. Zhe He recently published their first paper in the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association (JAMIA). The two worked together to explore the adoption of electronic health records in their paper titled, “Explainable Artificial Intelligence Models Using Real-World Electronic Health Records Data: …

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CCI Faculty Awarded for Excellence in Teaching

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Professors from each school in FSU’s College of Communication and Information (CCI) were recognized for outstanding teaching at the University level with annual awards: Sindy Chapa, Associate Professor, School of Communication – Graduate Teaching Award Elizabeth Madden, Assistant Professor, School of Communication Science and Disorders – Undergraduate Teaching Award Marcia Mardis, Professor, School of Information …

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