Nick Diakopoulos featured in Research@Maryland newsletter
New HCIL professor, Nick Diakopoulos's, research was featured in the Research@Maryland newsletter article, "A New Approach to Journalism."
Kidsteam featured in Pearson's online blog
Kidsteam featured in Pearson's online blog, Research & Innovation Network, "Meet the Learners at the Center of KidsTeam."
Catherine Plaisant elected to "CHI Academy"
Catherine Plaisant was elected to the CHI Academy, SIGCHI's recognition. She will be inducted into the Academy in May at CHI2015. The CHI Academy is an honorary group of individuals who have made substantial contributions to the field of human-computer interaction. These are the principal leaders of the field, whose efforts have shaped the disciplines and/or industry, and led the research and/or innovation in human-computer interaction.
Allison Druin named 2014 ACM Distinguished Scientist
Allison Druin was named a 2014 ACM Distinguished Scientist for making "a significant impact in the field of computing, computer science, and/or information technology."