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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Digitization Specialist Part of NSF Study on Bat Species Linked to COVID-19

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Deborah Paul, FSU College of Communication and Information digitization specialist, is on a team of researchers who received a $200,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to compile data on bat species linked to the COVID-19 crisis. “Via this grant, it’s exciting to be able to contribute to the information SARS-CoV-2 virus researchers need about …

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Dr. Ho Publishes an Exploration into the Polarization of Political Opinion

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Dr. Shuyuan Ho recently published an article in Springer Professional titled “‘On the left side, there’s nothing right. On the right side, there’s nothing left:’ Polarization of Political Opinion by News Media.” The paper was later presented at Conference in Boras, Sweden. The paper explores a computational approach to understanding the polarization of public opinion …

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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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iSchool Professor Studies Artificial Intelligence

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Dr. Jonathan Adams and his team of Computer Science students are working hard on developing applications for Artificial Intelligence (AI). “We were awarded a grant by the Student Technology Fee Advisory Committee, which allowed us to buy a computer designed for machine learning.” Dr. Adams explains. He then recruited two students from the Undergraduate Research …

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