News & Announcements

Second PhD student won a CEAS 2011 Best Paper Award

Oct 01, 2011 - Jay Pujara, a second year PhD student working with Lise Getoor and Hal Daume III, won a best paper award at the 8th Annual Collaboration, Electronic messaging, Anti-

Daumé, Getoor and Deshpande won 2011 Yahoo! Faculty Research Award

Sep 22, 2011 - Hal Daumé III, Lise Getoor and Amol Deshpande, won the 2011 Yahoo! Faculty Research Award.

New MC2 Associate Director wrote an op-ed for Baltimore Sun

Sep 19, 2011 - Eric Chapman, the new associate director for the Maryland Cybersecurity Center, wrote an op-ed published on the Baltimore Sun: “Online informatio

Resnik, Bederson and JHU Callison-Burch awarded Google Research Award

Sep 08, 2011 - Phil Resnik and Ben Bederson (along with Chris Callison-Burch of Johns Hopkins) have been awarded a

Language Science Day 2011 is coming

Sep 06, 2011 - Language Science Day 2011 will take place on September 16. Co-sponsored by UMIACS, LSD2011 hopes to bring together the cross-departmental community of language science students and faculty at the University of Maryland.

Agrawala interviewed about M-Urgency

Sep 03, 2011 - Ashok Agrawala was recently interviewed on Fox DC for the story "M-Urgency Phone App L

LeafSnap App receives wide media coverage

Sep 01, 2011 - Leafsnap, an electronic field guide to help identify tree species from photographs of their leaves, has received wide media coverage.

Dorr interviewed about her work with DARPA

Sep 01, 2011 - Bonnie Dorr was interviewed for an article about the programs she is overseeing at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA).

Porter interviewed about the mobile app job market

Aug 31, 2011 - Adam Porter was invited to discuss the booming job market in mobile application development on

Cukier interviewed about cyber security

Aug 08, 2011 - Michael Cukier was interviewed for an article on the government’s need for cybersecurity experts, featured on the Huffington Post‘s