Cologne 2018 – Bias and Discrimination This year, the second European Symposium on Societal Challenges in Computational Social Science will cover Bias and Discrimination in Cologne. Find more about it here. During the spring semester, Rick Galeano, Billy Spann and I completed a class project resulting in a paper entitled “Analyzing the Starbucks Arrest Controversy on Twitter.”  We submitted our paper to Euro CSS and just received an email notifying us that our paper has been accepted as a poster at the 2nd European Symposium on Societal Challenges in Computational Social Science: Discrimination and Bias.  Preparations for the conference have officially begun.Read More →

NATO Information and Communicators’ ConferenceSeptember 17 – 21, 2018Rome, Italy THURSDAY: Inter-Disciplinary Workshops Blogtrackers and YouTube TrackerExperimental technologies and techniques for understanding information warfare on YouTube and blogs will be discussed and demonstrated by this university-based project. TJ18 content will be analysed using these emerging new tools.Read More →