Jordan Acevedo had reached a point in his life where he wanted to move into a different career. However, with a full-time job and four children, he wasn’t quite sure how he would manage to get the education he needed… Read More
UW-Milwaukee School of Information Studies Part of a Six-Institution Collaboration, Receives NSF Grant for Groundbreaking Study on Big Data Ethics From mobile phone apps to website search engines, wearable technology to social platforms, consumer information has become highly trackable and… Read More
Dr. Jennifer Thiele’s dissertation, Information Access in Rural Areas of the United States: The Public Library’s Role in the Digital Divide and the Implications of Differing State Funding Models is one of 8 dissertations recently featured in American Libraries Magazine. The… Read More
The Center for Information Policy Research, directed by Associate Professor Michael Zimmer (SOIS), has been awarded a National Leadership Grants for Libraries award from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) for the project “Library Values & Privacy in our National… Read More
For Immediate Release March, 2017 Milwaukee, WI Dr. Richard Smiraglia, Professor at UW-Milwaukee’s, School of Information Studies has been awarded an Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) grant to provide means of support for the self-organizing process of knowledge… Read More
DANS welcomes Professor Smiraglia as the new visiting professor of the KNAW Visiting Professors Programme, commencing in May 2017.