iSchool Participating in TAPIA: Orlando September 19-22

Join Dr. Yolanda Rankin and Doctoral Student TY Chen at our booth!  (Thursday the 20th) Tapia 2018, Orlando, FL  http://tapiaconference.org/ September 19-22, 2018 The Tapia conference is the premier venue to acknowledge, promote and celebrate diversity in computing. The goal of the Tapia Conferences is to bring together undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, researchers, and[…] »

College of Communication & Information Researchers Partnering on Grant to Improve Public Libraries Disaster Response

written by Diona Crawford Florida State University, in partnership with University of Texas Austin, was awarded an Institute of Museum and Library Services research grant to investigate how small and often rural public libraries contribute to community viability in the face of disasters and crises, particularly with the use of information and communication technologies. The[…] »

Darren Raj – iSchool Alumnus and Founder of Agribugs

Darren Raj earned his Bachelor of Science in Information Technology with a minor in Computer Science in 2009. The inspiration from a class he took while attending Florida State University mixed with his passion for remote control cars sparked an idea. This idea turned into a company he later founded: AgriBugs. AgriBugs is a drone[…] »

Meet Nashieli Marcano: Librarian at Kennesaw State University

Written by Diona Crawford Nashieli Marcano earned her Master of Science in Library and Information Studies from Florida State University in 2006. While at FSU, she developed the skills to adapt to varying situations, learn new technologies, and gain an in-depth understanding of the diverse scholarly ecosystem. Nashieli had always wanted to be an astronaut[…] »

Ciara Hensley: CCI Alumna and Librarian at Valencia College

Ciara Hensley earned her bachelor’s degree from Florida State University in Information, Communication and Technology in 2014. Due to her strong interest in the field, she continued to pursue her master’s degree in Library & Information Studies. Graduating in 2017, Ciara moved back to her hometown of Orlando as an Emerging Technology Librarian at Valencia[…] »

Richard Basen: IT Alumnus and Program Manager at AT&T

Richard Basen recently graduated from Florida State in 2017 with a B.S. in Information Technology. Previously from Oviedo, Florida, he currently works in Atlanta as a Program Manager for AT&T. Ricky manages the Technology Development Security and Compliance division at AT&T. He is responsible for monitoring the progress of web application vulnerability testing to prevent[…] »

Dr. Ho Awarded funding from Cyber Florida

Shuyuan Mary Ho, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor in FSU School of Information that has made a significant impact in her research field regarding trusted human-computer interactions. Some of Dr. Ho’s key accomplishments include designing online games to investigate human deception and founding the iSensor Lab to further her research inquiries into cybersecurity defense. Dr.[…] »