SC&I Doctoral Students Host First-Ever Rutgers Media Studies Conference

 

The first-ever two-day interdisciplinary “Extending Play” conference will be held April 19–20, at the Livingston Student Center. It was conceived and developed by graduate students within SC&I, and aims to provoke discussion around the idea of play as a key factor in today’s technologically mediated world. Read more

 

Research Interest Propels Prof. Jennifer Warren’s Recent Trenton Housing Authority Commissioner Appointment

 

Citing the “methodology and concepts upon which her research is based,” as a key aspect to her appointment to the Trenton Housing Authority Board of Commissioners, Dr. Jennifer Warren is now part of a group that serves as advocates to the housing needs of Trenton’s low-income citizens. Read more

 

SC&I Well Represented at iConference 2013

 

Advancing the boundaries of information studies, exploring core concepts and ideas, and creating new technological and conceptual configurations — all situated in interdisciplinary discourses — is what several SC&I faculty, Ph.D. students and alumni will do Feb. 12-15 in Fort Worth, TX, as they present at iConference 2013, an annual gathering of information scholars and researchers. Read more