The Ethics of Big Data

By Nicole Etter The modern era of connectivity is, in many ways, a researcher’s paradise. Research is built upon data, and everyday life creates unprecedented cascades of raw information about people. It flows from social media, mobile apps, internet searches… Read More

SOIS to Launch “Disruptive Technology Lab”

School of Information Studies

SOIS to Launch “Distruptive Technology Lab” Emergent Technology Initiative to Support Regional Tech Ecosystem FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 14th, 2018 MILWAUKEE, WI – The UW-Milwaukee School of Information Studies (SOIS) is excited to launch the “Disruptive Technology Lab” alongside new… Read More

Fall 2017 Nonprof-IT Showcase

On December 12, 2017 SOIS IST Students in the Nonprof-IT program showcased their Fall 2017 final projects to their clients, company mentors, and the UWM campus. This semester, 22 IST students partnered with mentors from four local IT organizations to… Read More

Fall 2017 Recognition Ceremony

On Saturday, December 16th the UW-Milwaukee, School of Information Studies held its Fall 2017 Recognition Ceremony at the Italian Community Center in downtown Milwaukee. Fall graduates in the Bachelor of Science in Information Studies (BSIST), Master of Library & Information… Read More

SOIS @ the UWM Graduate School Open House

The UW-Milwaukee Graduate School held an open house on Wednesday, November 1, 2017. Individuals considering an advanced degree were invited to come to UWM to meet with faculty and staff from over 135 graduate master’s, doctoral and graduate certificate programs… Read More

Call for Proposals

SOIS students are invited to showcase their work by participating in the 2018 annual Student Research Day.  Participation can take the form of either papers or posters based on students’ course projects or professional work.