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Recent Research

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Jacek Gwizdka Awarded Grant to Study Health Information Search Behavior & Cognitive Impairment

Dr. Jacek Gwizdka was awarded a collaborative grant of $99,880 from the University of Texas at Austin Vice President for Research Associate Professor Experimental (APX) Initiative. Gwizdka's eye-tracking study, Health Information Search Behavior as a Manifestation of Cognitive Impairment, will explore the feasibility and utility of internet search behavior eye-tracking measurements as a metric for cognitive changes associated with aging and disease.

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Min Kyung Lee Wins Grant to Improve Fairness in Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Dr. Min Kyung Lee, assistant professor at the The University of Texas at Austin School of Information, is investigating how to improve fairness in artificial intelligence (AI). Her research project entitled "Advancing Fairness in AI with Human-Algorithm Collaborations" was awarded $1,037,000 in grant funding from the National Science Foundation (NSF)​ in partnership with Amazon.

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Support Emergency Funding for UT Students

The spread of COVID-19 has changed our lives for the months ahead. As we navigate daily uncertainty and change, our community is coming together to support the UT students who need our help most. All gifts will be matched dollar for dollar, up to $2 million total!

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University Commencement Update

Our plans have changed, but we're still excited to celebrate the Class of 2020 with Brené Brown!

Teens and Tots

Deadline Extended: Apply for the School Librarian Certificate Program by February 1, 2021!

Applicants must be certified teachers with two years of full time classroom experience. Have a master's degree already? Join us. Need a master's degree? Earn it while completing the certificate program. Apply today!