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2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

February 2012

PhD Workshop: How to Prepare for Preliminary Exams

February 21, 2012 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Featuring: Dr. Dietmar Wolfram & Dr. Iris Xie Tuesday February, 21, 2012 12:30 - 2:00PM NWQ B 3511 Lunch will be provided

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PhD Workshop: How to Write a Dissertation

February 21, 2012 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Featuring: Dr. Tefko Saracevic, PhD Rutgers University, School of Communication, Information & Library Studies Tuesday February, 21, 2012 12:30 - 2:00PM NWQ B 3511 Lunch will be provided

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B2A Brown Bag Presentation: Drs. Zhang & Wolfram

February 28, 2012 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Overcoming Barriers to Information Access (B2A) Brown Bag Presentation Featuring: Dr. Jin Zhang & Dr. Dietmar Wolfram "Visualization of Health Subject Analysis Based on Query Term Co-occurrences" Tuesday, February 28, 2012 12:30 - 1:30PM Northwest Quadrant (NWQ) 3511 2025 E…

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March 2012

PhD Workshop: How to Write a Grant Proposal

March 13, 2012 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Featuring: Jeremy Simon, SOIS Grant Writer Nick Proferes, SOIS PhD Student Tuesday March 13, 2012 12:30 - 2:00PM NWQ B 3511 Co-Sponsored by the SOIS Research Committee Lunch will be provided

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B2A Brown Bag Presentation: Dr. Terrance Newell

March 27, 2012 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Overcoming Barriers to Information Access (B2A) Brown Bag Presentation Featuring: Dr. Terrance Newell "Using 21st Century Learning Labs to Address Competency-based Access Barriers" Tuesday, March 27, 2012 12:30 - 1:30PM Northwest Quadrant (NWQ) 3511 2025 E Newport Milwaukee, WI 53211

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IOrg Lecture: From Sense-Making to Memory-Making

March 27, 2012 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

Tuesday, March 27, 2012 4:00 - 5:00PM NWQ B 3511 Dr. Lynne Howarth, Distinguished Researcher in Information Organization Numerous studies of information sense-making and recall strategies are evident in research related to children, to less advantaged or marginalized populations, and…

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April 2012

B2A Brown Bag Presentation: Dr. Wilhelm Peekhaus

April 24, 2012 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Overcoming Barriers to Information Access (B2A) Brown Bag Presentation Featuring: Dr. Wilhelm Peekhaus "Seeds, Sovereignty, and Sustainability: Informing and Educating South African Subsistence Farmers” Tuesday, April 24, 2012 12:30 - 1:30PM Northwest Quadrant (NWQ) 3511 2025 E Newport Milwaukee, WI…

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May 2012

RGIR Lecture featuring: Tefko Saracevic

May 1, 2012 @ 10:45 am - 12:10 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

The Successes We Know and Teach, but What are the Failures of Information Retrieval Tuesday, May 1, 2012 10:45 - 12:10pm NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI 53211 Over decades, information retrieval (IR) has proved to be a…

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August 2012

rgIR Lecture featuring: Daniel Martinez-Avila

August 27, 2012 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

Information Retrieval with BISAC in Bookstore, Library, and Other Catalogs Presenter: Daniel Martinez Avila Monday, August 27, 2012, Noon-1pm Location: Room 3511 Abstract: In 2007, Perry Branch Library of Maricopa County Library District (MCLD) in Arizona dropped the Dewey Decimal…

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September 2012

PhD Workshop: How to Successfully Publish Journal Articles

September 19, 2012 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Presented by Dr. Hope Olson, Professor, School of Information Studies Dr. Jin Zhang, Professor, School of Information Studies 12:30 - 2:00PM Northwest Quad B3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI 53211

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October 2012

B2A Brown Bag: Adriana McCleer, PhD Student

October 3, 2012 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Overcoming Barriers to Information Access (B2A) Brown Bag Presentation "Censorship of Mexican American Studies: An Exploratory Case Study" Adriana McCleer, PhD Student Wednesday, October 03, 2012 12:30pm Northwest Quadrant, Building B, 3511

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Bridging The Geospatial Divide Through Public Participation GIS

October 19, 2012 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Center for Information Policy Research & Social Studies of Information Research Group Sponsored Research Talk Bridging the Geospatial Divide Through Public Participation Geographic Information Systems Dr. Rina Ghose, Associate Professor Department of Geography UW-Milwuakee Friday, October 19, 2012 12:00 PM…

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November 2012

Protests and Multi-Issue Extremism: Reassessing Knowledge Categories in Post-Crisis Security

November 2, 2012 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Dr. Alessandra Renzi Post-Doctoral Fellow UW-Milwaukee, School of Information Studies Friday, November 2, 2012 11:30 - 1:00PM This The Toronto G8/G20 summit of 2010 sparked intense public debate following the unprecedented levels of security, surveillance, detention, and police brutality. My…

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B2A Brown Bag: Liza Barry-Kessler, PhD Student

November 7, 2012 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Overcoming Barriers to Information Access (B2A) Brown Bag Presentation "Queering Copyright: How lack of copyright protection for recipes both frustrates and benefits food bloggers." Liza Barry-Kessler, PhD Student Wednesday, November 07, 2012 12:30pm Northwest Quadrant, Building B, 3511

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Show, Tell, Bridge: the Affordance of objects in Negotiating individual & Group identity

November 8, 2012 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

The Information Organization Research Group presents: Dr. Lynne Howarth Distinguished Researcher in Information Organization Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012 12:30 - 2:00PM *Lunch will be served NWQB 3511 UW-Milwaukee, School of Information Studies 2025 E Newport Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211 Objects…

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Information Source Selection and Use: What the Undergraduates Know, What They Feel and What They Do

November 12, 2012 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

Kyung-Sun Kim Associate Professor School of Library and Information Studies University of Wisconsin-Madison Monday, Nov. 12, 2012 12:30 - 1:30PM *Lunch will be served NWQB 3511 UW-Milwaukee, School of Information Studies 2025 E Newport Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211 With advances…

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A Portrait of a Fraud: The Stapel Case

November 16, 2012 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Dr. John M. Budd Professor, School of Information Science & Learning Technologies, University of Missouri Friday, November 16, 2012 12:30PM - 2:00PM *Lunch will be served In 2011 three Dutch universities conducted an exhaustive investigation into the published works of…

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2013 Alternative Spring Break- Education in the Dominican Republic

November 28, 2012 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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 Education in the Dominican Republic: Information Access as an Instrument of Change (view poster) Learn More at our Information Session! Wednesday, November 28, 2012 3:00 - 4:00PM • NWQB 3511 Participate in a non-credit bearing, volunteer career development program specifically…

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February 2013

B2A Brown Bag: Renee Kapusniak, PhD Student

February 5, 2013 @ 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Overcoming Barriers to Information Access (B2A) Brown Bag Presentation "Librarians’ Perception of Older Adult Services: The Importance of Older Adult Programming and Outreach in Rural, Suburban and Urban Libraries in Wisconsin" Renee Kapusniak, PhD Student Tuesday, February 5, 2013 12:30pm…

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PhD Workshop: What to Expect as a Junior Faculty Member

February 19, 2013 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Presented by Dr. Nadine Kozak, Assistant Professor, School of Information Studies Dr. Terrance Newell, Assistant Professor, School of Information Studies Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013 12:30 - 2:00PM Northwest Quad B3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI 5321

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March 2013

A Visual Response to the Perennial Question: “What is Information?” Workshop with Dr. Jenna Hartel

March 1, 2013 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Friday, March 1, 2013 12:00PM NWQB 3511 PLEASE REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT ONLINE: Register Online Abstract: Recently 137 students at the Faculty of Information, University of Toronto were asked “What is information?” and responded by drawing upon a 4" by…

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B2A Brown Bag: Jennifer Thiele, PhD Student

March 5, 2013 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Overcoming Barriers to Information Access (B2A) Brown Bag Presentation "Equity of Access in Rural Libraries: A Case Study of Low Broadband Speed and Its Impact on Practice" Jennifer Thiele, PhD Student Tuesday, March 5, 2013 12:30pm Northwest Quadrant, Building B,…

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SSIRG Speaker Series: Sara Dean

March 8, 2013 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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From Form To Platform: Designing For Connectivity Featuring: Sara Dean Friday, March 8, 2013 1:30pm - 3:00pm NWQB 3511 Please Register online for this event: http://sois.uwm.edu/ZZA Sara Dean, MSDR College for Creative Studies in Detroit and Institute of Improbable Mechanics…

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PhD Workshop: How to Format and Submit Your Dissertation

March 12, 2013 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Presented by Patricia Hayes, UWM Graduate School Tuesday, March 3, 2012 12:30 - 2:00PM Northwest Quad B3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI 53211

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Information Science & Technology (IST) Program Chat

March 28, 2013 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Adam Hudson's "Happy Fun Time Meeting" also with IST Advisors, Instructors, and the Deans! Thursday, March 28, 2013 4:30 - 5:30pm NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI 53211 Adam will bring the PIZZA! You're Invited! Please join Undergraduate…

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April 2013

Resume Writing Workshop

April 1, 2013 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Preparing for careers in technology? Let IT professional, Dee Piziak help you prepare! RESUME WRITING WORKSHOP Monday, April 1, 2013 4:00 - 5:00pm NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI 53211 Please Register online: http://sois.uwm.edu/ZZ8 Featuring: Dee Piziak Leading…

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B2A Brown Bag: Jeannette Glover, PhD Student

April 2, 2013 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Overcoming Barriers to Information Access (B2A) Brown Bag Presentation "Access Denied? An Exploratory Study of LCSH for African American Materials" Jeannette Glover, PhD Student Tuesday, April 2, 2013 12:30pm Northwest Quadrant, Building B, 3511

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PhD Workshop: How to Prepare to Teach a Class

April 9, 2013 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Presented by Dr. Laretta Henderson, School of Information Studies Dr. Jessica Moyer, School of Information Studies Tuesday, April 29, 213 12:30 - 2:00PM Northwest Quad B3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI 53211

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Information Retrieval and Youth: The Question of Relevance and Readability on the Web

April 15, 2013 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

RGIR Presentation (poster.pdf) Dr. Dania Bilal Professor School Information Sciences, College of Communication and Information, The University of Tennessee at Knoxville Monday, April 15, 2013 1:00 - 2:30 NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI 53211 Abstract: Much research…

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Understanding the Health Information Needs in Social Q&A

April 24, 2013 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

A Mixed-Method Approach of Content Analysis and Data Mining RGIR Presentation Sanghee Oh Assistant Professor College of Communication & Information, Florida State University Wednesday, April 24, 2013 1:00 - 2:30 pm NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI 53211…

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May 2013

B2A Brown Bag: Tina Jayroe

May 7, 2013 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Overcoming Barriers to Information Access (B2A) Brown Bag Presentation "The Cyberpragmatics of Twitter: An Examination of Optimal Relevance by the British Library Reference Service using Relevance Theory" Tina Jayroe, PhD Student Tuesday, May 7, 2013 12:30pm Northwest Quadrant, Building B,…

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Good Girls and Better Consumers

May 8, 2013 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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The Functions of Teen Magazines in American Girl Culture of the 1960's Diana Belscamper PhD Candidate, Department of History University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee The Myth of the Happy Gay A Critical Analysis of the It Gets Better YouTube Narratives Lindsey Harness…

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August 2013

PhD Student Orientation

August 27, 2013 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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August 27, 2013 8:30am - 4:00pm Northwest Quadrant Building B Room 3511 University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee 2025 E Newport rd Milwaukee, WI 53211

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September 2013

The Effects of Threshold Priming and Need for Cognition on Relevance Assessments

September 19, 2013 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
rgIR lecture with Diane Kelly

rgIR Lecture Diane Kelly Associate Professor School of Information and Library Sciences University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill September 19 | 12:00 - 1:30pm NWQ B3511 2025 E Newport Ave, Milwaukee, WI Abstract Human assessments of document relevance are…

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October 2013

Information: Nature, Importance and Function

October 3, 2013 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

IOrg Lecture Series Information: Nature, Importance and Functions Dr. Mohindar Partap Satija Guru Nanak Dev University Amritsar, India Thursday, October 3,2013 11:00 am-12:30 pm NWQ 3511 Abstract: States information is all around us. Next to matter and energy it is…

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Potential of the Internet for Social Change in Former Soviet Countries

October 17, 2013 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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CIPR Brown Bag Research Lunch Dr. Alexei Krivolap Fulbright Visiting Scholar UW-Milwaukee, Center for Information Policy Research Thursday, October 17, 2013 11:30pm - 1:00pm Location: NWQB 3511 We know a lot, or at least we think that we know a…

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November 2013

Dr. Jane Greenberg: “Metadata Capital” (IOrg Lecture, Nov. 7, 2013)

November 7, 2013 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

Dr. Jane Greenberg: “Metadata Capital” (IOrg Lecture, Nov. 7, 2013) On Thursday, November 7, 12:00 am-2:00 pm, NWQ 3511, Dr. Jane Greenberg presents a colloquium “Metadata Capital.” Lunch will be served at 12 noon. Abstract: Metadata capital examines metadata as…

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Eye Tracking Equipment Training

November 21, 2013 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

Eye Tracking Equipment Training Workshop Are you interested in our new eye tracking equipment? Find out what it's all about in this short training workshop. Please join SOIS Systems Admin., Jim Schultz, as he gives an overview of the equipment…

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January 2014

Study Abroad Information Session “In The Scottish Archive”

January 30, 2014 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Information Session: Date: Thursday, January 30th, 2014 Time: 5:00 - 6:30 PM Location: NWQ B 3511 or live stream http://www4.uwm.edu/live

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February 2014

Investigating User Search Tactic Patterns and System Support in Using Digital Libraries

February 4, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Dissertation Defense Presentation Dr. Soohyung Joo Tuesday, February 4, 2014 12:00 - 1:00pm NWQB 3511 This study aims to investigate users' search tactic application and system support in using digital libraries. A user study was conducted with sixty digital library…

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March 2014

IOrg Lecture: Knowledge Uprooted

March 5, 2014 @ 11:15 am - 1:45 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

Scott Weingart Ph.D. Candidate, Indiana University March 5, 2014 11:15 - 1:45PM NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI 53211 Lunch will be served. Abstract In the first millennium CE, western thinkers saw knowledge the same way they saw…

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rgIR Lecture: Representing Biological Responses to Chemical Exposures Using the Claim Framework

March 24, 2014 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

Dr. Cathy Blake Associate Professor, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign March 24, 2014 12:30 - 2:30PM NWQB 3511 Abstract The quantity of information in science continues to increase at an alarming rate. The goal of our research group is to develop…

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April 2014

IOrg Lecture: Digital Humanities and Libraries

April 10, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

Eric Lease Morgan Digital Projects Librarian The Hesburgh Libraries at the University of Notre Dame April 10, 2014 12:00 - 2:00PMNWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI 53211 Abstract This presentation outlines a current trend in some academic libraries,…

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RGIR Presentation: Credibility Assessment of User-Generated Content: Comparing Information Search and Content Creation Activities

April 18, 2014 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

Credibility Assessment of User-Generated Content: Comparing Information Search and Content Creation Activities Dr. Soo Young Rieh Associate Professor University of Michigan iSchool Friday, April 18, 2014 12:30 - 2:30pm NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI 53211 Abstract: Assessment…

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Metadata Capital 2: The Metaphor Extended

April 22, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

IOrg Lecture Metadata Capital 2: The Metaphor Extended Jane Greenberg Professor School of Information and Library Science University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill April 22, 2014 12:00 - 2:30PM NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI 53211 Lunch…

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Just In Time Job Fair Prep Session

April 30, 2014 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Are you ready for the next step in your internship or job search? The SOIS Advising Department is hosting a Job Fair Prep Session Wednesday, April 30, 2014 11:30 - 12:30pm NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI David…

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August 2014

PhD Student Orientation 2014

August 26, 2014 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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PhD Student Orientation Tuesday, August 26, 2014 8:30 - 4:00pm NWQB 3511

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September 2014

PhD Workshop: Practical Steps for Generating Operational Research Questions

September 16, 2014 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Presented by: Dr. Richard P Smiraglia September 16, 2014 12:30pm - 2:00pm NWQB 3511

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CIPR Research Lunch: Porn, Privacy, Copyright and Net Neutrality

September 17, 2014 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Please join us for this CIPR Research Lunch on Sept 17, 2014, featuring Dr. Christopher Terry (Journalism, Advertising and Media Studies). A light lunch will be provided.   Porn, Privacy, Copyright and Net Neutrality: Standing at the Digital Crossroads of…

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October 2014

Dissertation Public Presentations

October 31, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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October 31, 2014 12:00 - 2:00 PM NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI Presenters: Jihee Beak "A child-driven metadata schema: A holistic analysis of children’s cognitive processes during book selection" The purpose of this study was to construct…

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November 2014

Doctoral Research in Knowledge Organization

November 13, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

November 13, 2014 12:00 - 2:00 PM NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI Presenters: Inkyoung Choi "Is User Studies User-oriented? Domain analytic approach to User Studies in Knowledge Organization" Melodie Joy Fox Medical and legal discourse's epistemic influence…

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The Long-Term Fate of Social Media: Should Facebook be Truly Ephemeral?

November 14, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

Dr. Cathy Marshall Center for the Study of Digital Libraries Texas A&M University November 14, 2014 12:00 - 1:30 PM NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI A decade ago, the locus of activity for our digital stuff—photos, email,…

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Naming and Power: Civility, Silence & Principles of Order

November 20, 2014 @ 11:45 am - 1:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Note: This event has been cancelled. We hope to re-schedule when the speaker is feeling better. Dr. Kathryn La Barre Associate Professor Graduate School of Library & Information Science The iSchool at Illinois November 20, 2014 11:45 - 1:30 PM…

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December 2014

PhD Dissertation Public Presentations

December 11, 2014 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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December 11, 2014 12:30 - 2:00 PM NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI Presenters:   Dalal Albudaiwi "The Impact of Culture and Religion on the Perception of Freedom of Expression between Older and Younger Generations in South Africa…

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February 2015

PhD Workshop: Work-Life Balance for Academics: How to Work Toward Tenure and Yet Enjoy the Social Side of Life

February 10, 2015 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Presented by: Dr. Maria Haigh, Dr. Terrance Newell & Nicole Jenks May February 10, 2015 12:30pm - 2:00pm NWQB 3511

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KOrg Presentation: Metadata Capital: Automating Metadata Workflows and Simulating Predictive Values

February 12, 2015 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

Dr. Jane Greenberg Alice B. Kroeger Professor College of Computing & Informatics Drexel University February 12, 2015 12:30 - 2:00 PM NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI The Metadata Capital Initiative (MetaDataCAPT’L) was launched with support from the…

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March 2015

SSIRG Informal Session: The Role of Critical Research in Academia

March 13, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Presenting: Dr. Vincent Mosco Professor Emeritus of Sociology Queen's University With Discussant: Dr. Daniel Schiller Professor Emeritus of Communication and Library & Information Science University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign March 13, 2015 10:00 - 11:30AM NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport…

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PhD Workshop: How to Select, Prepare & Engage in Conferences

March 31, 2015 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Presented by: Dr. Joyce Latham & Dr. Dietmar Wolfram March 31, 2015 12:30pm - 2:00pm NWQB 3511

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April 2015

Korg Presentation: Naming and Power: Civility, Silence & Principles of Order

April 9, 2015 @ 12:15 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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---------------CANCELLED--------------- We hope to reschedule soon! --------------------------------------------- Dr. Kathryn La Barre Associate Professor Graduate School of Library & Information Science The iSchool at Illinois April 9, 2015 12:15 - 2:00 PM   NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI…

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PhD Workshop: How to Write Good Literature Reviews

April 14, 2015 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Presented by: Dr. Xiangming Mu & Dr. Shana Ponelis April 14, 2015 12:30pm - 2:00pm NWQB 3511

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Korg Presentation: Knowledge Organization in Context – Context in Knowledge Organization

April 23, 2015 @ 12:15 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

Michael Kleineberg Berlin School of Library and Information Science Humboldt University April 23, 2015 12:15 - 2:00 PM   NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI 53211   Abstract: Context matters. There seems to be a large measure of…

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May 2015

PhD Dissertation Public Presentations: Dr. Melodie Fox, Dr. Jeremy Mauger & Dr. Nicholas Proferes

May 14, 2015 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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May 14, 2015 1:00 - 3:00 PM NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI Presenters:   Melodie Fox Gender as an Interplay of Rules: Detecting Epistemic Interplay of Medical and Legal Discourse with Sex and Gender Classification in Four…

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June 2015

RGIR Presentation: Searching as Learning: Results and Reflections

June 17, 2015 @ 12:00 am
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

Pertti Vakkari Professor School of Information Sciences University of Tampere, Finland "Recipient of the 2012 ASIS&T Award for Outstanding Contributions to Information Behavior" June 17, 2015 10:30AM - 12:00PM NWQB 3511   ABSTRACT The aim is to survey empirical studies…

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December 2015

PhD Dissertation Public Presentation: Dr. Renee Bennett-Kapusniak

December 15, 2015 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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December 15, 2015 12:30 - 2:00 PM Light lunch will be provided NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI Renee Bennett-Kapusniak BABY BOOMERS AND TECHNOLOGY: Factors and Challenges in Utilizing Mobile Devices This exploratory dissertation study reports an investigation…

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February 2016

In the Scottish Archive: Study Abroad Information Session

February 1, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Learn more about the Summer 2016 Study Abroad Course "In the Scottish Archive" Come meet with Ellen Engseth (engsethe@uwm.edu) and Shaun Hayes (hayes29@uwm.edu) to find out about program costs, site visits, itinerary, course expectations, housing, etc. Summer Course Dates: INFOST…

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March 2016

KO Presentation by Rick Szostak

March 31, 2016 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
KOrg presentation with Rick Krakow

Rick Szostak: “A General Phenomenon-Based Subject Classification: Its Feasibility and Importance” (KOrg Colloquium, March 31, 2016) Abstract: Is it possible to structure a general subject classification around the phenomena we study rather than disciplines? This presentation will address both the…

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April 2016

KOrg Presentation by Melissa Gill

April 14, 2016 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

Cultural Heritage KOS & the Semantic Web Abstract: Cultural heritage information is inherently contextual, interdisciplinary, and multilingual. This data is also subjective, thus knowledge organization systems (KOS) need to accommodate for changing interpretations and aspects of uncertainty and ambiguity. These…

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September 2016

CIPR Brown Bag Research Lunch with Peter Lor

September 7, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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CIPR RESEARCH LUNCH Libraries Promoting Peace: Cherished Illusion or Opportunity for Action? Dr. Peter Lor Adjunct Instructor UW-Milwaukee, School of Information Studies Wednesday, September 7, 2016 12:00 - 1:30pm NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI 5321 Please bring…

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October 2016

Research Brown Bag Series: Dr. Joyce Latham

October 19, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Left and Right: Researching the History of American Public Library Unions By: Dr. Joyce Latham This talk will explore my process in uncovering the archival records that provided the data to interpret the history of public employee unions in mid-20th…

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November 2016

Veterans Week: Coffee with the Deans

November 9, 2016 @ 2:15 pm - 3:15 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

SUPPORT OUR VETERANS! Come and celebrate veterans week with SOIS.  We would like to invite all veterans and military service members to join the SOIS Deans, Faculty and Staff for some coffee and treats in recognition of your service and…

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KOrg Presentation by Kathryn La Barre

November 10, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

KOrg PRESENTATION Interrogating Facet Theory: Decolonizing KO? Dr. Kathryn La Barre Associate Professor Graduate School of Library & Information Science The iSchool at Illinois Thursday, November 10, 2016 1:00 – 3:00pm NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI 53211 Abstract:…

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Archives Program Information Session

November 10, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

The School of Information Studies’ Archives program will be holding an information session on Thursday, November 10th, from 4-5 pm in NWQB 3511.

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Research Brown Bag Series: Ann Graf

November 16, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Describing an Outsider Art Movement from Within: The AAT and Graffiti Art By: Ann Graf Knowledge organization is the study of the order, whether natural or imposed, of knowledge. As researchers in this field of science have increasingly acknowledged the importance…

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February 2017

Research Brown Bag Series: Laura Ridenour

February 8, 2017 @ 12:15 pm - 1:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Boundary Objects and Interfield Theory: Examining these Notions in Information Systems By: Laura Ridenour SOIS Doctoral Student Wednesday, February 8, 2017 12:15pm - 1:30pm NWQB 3511

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March 2017

KOrg Virtual Presentation by Claudio Gnoli

March 2, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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KOrg Virtual Presentation Classifying Phenomena By: Claudio Gnoli Librarian Science & Technology Library University of Pavia, Italy Thursday, March 2, 2017 10:00 - 11:30am NWQB 3511 2025 E. Newport Ave. Milwaukee, WI 53211 Abstract: While bibliographic classification systems traditionally list…

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Research Brown Bag Series: Sukwon Lee & Inkyung Choi

March 8, 2017 @ 12:15 pm - 1:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Wednesday, March 8, 2017 12:15pm - 1:30pm NWQB 3511 Multicultural Public Library Service in the United States: A preliminary framework based on 19 public libraries By: Sukwon Lee SOIS Doctoral Student Description: The International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA)…

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April 2017

Research Brown Bag Series: Donald Force & Jacques du Plessis

April 12, 2017 @ 12:15 pm - 1:45 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Wednesday, April 12, 2017 12:15pm - 1:45pm NWQB 3511 Understanding Records and Information Management Professionals By: Dr. Donald Force Assistant Professor Description: This talk will discuss the preliminary results from a survey I recently conducted that collected information about the educational…

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October 2017

People, Information, and Knowledges

October 5, 2017 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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SOIS Research Brown Bag Series: People, Information and Knowledges Dr. Bhuva Narayan Senior Lecturer of Communication University of Technology Sydney UW-Milwaukee, SOIS NWQB 3511 • 2025 E Newport Ave Milwaukee, WI 53201 Abstract: In this talk, Dr. Narayan will talk…

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November 2017

Information Policy and Pizza

November 10, 2017 @ 12:15 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Please join us for an informal forum for students and faculty interested in the domain of information law, policy & ethics to present research (both complete and in-progress), discuss recent developments in the field and in the news, and brainstorm…

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Research Brown Bag Series: A Discussion of Experiences with and Strategies for Writing and Managing Successful Grants

November 16, 2017 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Research Brown Bag Series A Discussion of Experiences with and Strategies for Writing and Managing Successful Grants By Dr. Michael Zimmer Associate Professor and Director of the Center for Information Policy Research, UW-Milwaukee, School of Information Studies

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December 2017

Research Brown Bag Series: What is Information?

December 7, 2017 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Research Brown Bag Series: What is Information? By: Dr. Jacques du Plessis Associate Professor, UW-Milwaukee, School of Information Studies This presentation will explore the concept of information in the context of Artificial Intelligence driving the stock exchange, driverless cars, 3D…

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February 2018

Research Brown Bag Series: Convivial Making: Power and The Library Faith in Public Library Creative Places

February 15, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Research Brown Bag Series: Convivial Making: Power and The Library Faith in Public Library Creative Places By: Shannon Crawford Barniskis PhD Student, UW-Milwaukee, School of Information Studies Recently, public libraries have begun to provide access to collaborative creative places, frequently…

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March 2018

Research Brown Bag Series: Framing Shifts in Domains and Terminology as Concept Repurposing: A Theoretical Lens

March 7, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Research Brown Bag Series: Framing Shifts in Domains and Terminology as Concept Repurposing: A Theoretical Lens By: Laura Ridenour PhD Student, UW-Milwaukee, School of Information Studies Time, space, culture, context, and educational background can all play parts in either gaining…

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April 2018

Enhance Your Chance: SOIS Vet Sitrep 2018

April 3, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Tuesday, April 3, 2018 12:30 - 1:30pm NWQB 3511 2025 E Newport Ave. Milwaukee, WI 53211 Join us for a discussion with a panel of SOIS Veteran alumni to talk about the transition of moving from jobs in the military…

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KOrg Presentation by Renato Rocha Souza

April 5, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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KOrg Presentation  The Role of Machine Learning for Knowledge Organization By: Renato Rocha Souza Getúlio Vargas Foundation Rio de Janeiro – Brazil Thursday, April 5, 2018 11:00 - 12:30pm NWQB 3511 2025 E. Newport Ave. Milwaukee, WI 53211 Abstract: Data…

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Research Brown Bag Series: Dr. Hur-Li Lee, Shengang Wang & Dr. Richard Smiraglia

April 12, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Thursday, April 12, 2018 11:00am - 12:30pm NWQB 3511   Literary Warrant in Traditional Chinese Bibliographic Classification By: Dr. Hur-Li Lee, Associate Professor, UW-Milwaukee, School of Information Studies Shengagn Wang, PhD Student, UW-Milwaukee, School of Information Studies Description: One of the…

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Information Policy and Pizza

April 13, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Please join us! INFORMATION POLICY & PIZZA Please join us for an informal forum for students and faculty interested in the domain of information law, policy & ethics to present research (both complete and in-progress), discuss recent developments in the…

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KOrg Presentation by Cristina Pattuelli

April 26, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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KOrg Presentation Graphing out communities and cultures: modeling, networking, visualizing in the arts and humanities Cristina Pattuelli Associate Professor Coordinator of Museums & Digital Culture MS Program Pratt Institute School of Information Thursday, April 26, 2018 11:00 - 12:30pm NWQB…

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August 2018

PhD Student Orientation Fall 2018

August 21, 2018 @ 9:00 am - August 22, 2018 @ 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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PhD Student Orientation Welcome to the School of Information Studies (SOIS)!  We invite you to attend the SOIS Orientation & Welcome Program.  Please join us and meet faculty, staff, advisors and current PhD students. Get a personalized campus tour and learn…

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December 2018

DPC Student Workshop: Mentoring

December 5, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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The SOIS Doctoral Program Committee Presents: DPC Student Workshop: Mentoring Wednesday, December 5, 2018 12:30 - 2:30pm NWQB 3511 (or via Go-To-Meeting) Lunch will be provided Facilitator: John Riesel, Department of Mechanical Engineering  The Doctoral Program Committee (DPC) is holding…

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February 2019

Research Presentation: Dr. Abigail Phillips

February 7 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Thursday, February 7, 2019 12:00 - 1:00 PM Northwest Quad 2025 E Newport Ave NWQB 3511 Pizza will be provided Presentation by: Dr. Abigail Phillips Assistant Professor School of Information Studies University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

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March 2019

Enhance Your Chance Week 2019: Hiring Tips for Landing a Job as an Information Professional

March 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Wednesday, March 6, 2019 SOIS Students! How do you feel about your resume? Are you ready to apply for that dream job? Join us for Enhance Your Chance Week... a week of events to help you prepare for your career!…

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Research Presentation: Dr. Tomas A. Lipinski

March 7 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Thursday, March 7, 2019 12:30 - 1:30 PM Northwest Quad 2025 E Newport Ave NWQB 3511 Pizza will be provided Presentation by: Dr. Tomas A. Lipinski Dean & Professor School of Information Studies University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Global Copyright Reform: Exceptions…

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PhD Presentation: How to Successfully Complete a PhD

March 13 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Wednesday, March 13, 2019 12:30 - 2:00 PM Northwest Quad 2025 E Newport Ave NWQB 3511 Presentation by: Dr. Tefko Saracevic Distinguished Professor Emeritus School of Communication and Information Rutgers University Dr. Tefko Saracevic holds the title of Distinguished Professor…

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April 2019

Research Presentation: Musa Hassan

April 4 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Thursday, April 4, 2019 12:30 - 1:30 PM Northwest Quad 2025 E Newport Ave NWQB 3511 Pizza will be provided Presentation by: Musa Hassan PhD Student School of Information Studies University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee On the Web at Class: How tech…

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PhD Presentation: Constructing Your CV: how to tell them who you are

April 10 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Wednesday, April 10, 2019 12:30 - 2:00 PM Northwest Quad 2025 E Newport Ave NWQB 3511 Presentation by: Dr. Wonchan Choi & Dr. Abigail Phillips School of Information Studies

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May 2019

Research Presentation: Dr. Maurice Dawson

May 3 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
NWQB 3511, 2025 E Newport Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Friday, May 3, 2019 12:30 - 1:30 PM Northwest Quad 2025 E Newport Ave NWQB 3511 Pizza will be provided Presentation by: Dr. Maurice Dawson Director of IIT Center forCyber Security & Forensics Education Assistant Professor Information Technology & Management…

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