Congratulations to Morgan Vigil-Hayes on receiving the Computer Science Department's Outstanding Graduate Student Award for 2017! Morgan is the third Moment Lab student to win this award in the eight years it has been given!
Congratulations to Mai El-Sherief and undergraduate researcher Dana Nguyen on the acceptance of their paper "#NotOkay: Understanding Gender-based Violence in Social Media" to the International AAAI Conference on Web and Social Media (ICWSM) 2017! The acceptance rate was only 14%!
We received two new NSF awards to continue our collaboration with the Tribal Digital Village, a wireless ISP provider for Native American reservations in San Diego county. We are working to get more residents online and to improve their internet experience. You can read about this work in the UCSB press release.