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CIS 720 Seminar – A Talk on Cultural Affordances

Please join us at the CIS 720 Seminar today — Monday, January 25 (4:30p-5:30p HST) for our own Yinan Sun’s talk on “Cultural Affordances and Social Media”. Title: Cultural Affordances and Social Media Abstract: This paper first reviews the development and application of affordances theory in the field of social media studies. Then, it examines […]

CIS 720 Seminar – A Talk on Peer-Review Process by Prof. Davidson

Dear CIS Students and Faculty, Happy New Year! Please join us at the CIS 720 Seminar today — Monday, January 11 (4:30p-5:30p HST) for Prof. Elizabeth Davidson’s talk. Title:  Getting to “Accept”:  The perilous pathway from paper submission to peer reviewed journal publication Scholarly journal publications rely on the peer-review process to assess the quality […]

CIS 720 Seminar – A Talk on Social Media Harassment by Prof. Bo Sophia

Dear CIS Students and Faculty, Please join us at the CIS 720 Seminar this Monday, November 30(4:30p-5:30p HST) for Prof. Bo Sophia Xiao’s talk, “Standing Up orStanding By: Understanding Bystanders’ Proactive Reporting Responsesto Social Media Harassment.” Abstract:Social media harassment, a cyberbullying behavior, poses a seriousthreat to users and owners of social media. A growing body […]

Terence Rose

CIS 720 Seminar – A Talk on Digital Talking Book Program

Please join us at the CIS 720 Seminar this Monday, November 23 (4:30p-5:30p HST) for CIS PhD Candidate Terence Rose’s talk on his dissertation research. Bio: Terence Rose is a CIS PhD student (ABD). His interests include provision of library services to special populations (focusing on issues of access to information, communication rights, and the […]

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