Spring 2019 Course: LIS 598 H – Information Beyond Borders: Designing for Resilience

LIS 598 H (SLN 16268): Information Beyond Borders: Designing for Resilience

Engage with the world in spring quarter: INFX 598 Designing for Resilience. Join Prof Karen Fisher, 5-year embedded field researcher with UNHCR on the Syrian border, as you learn about information worlds in conflict zones and how information and technology can support human relationships and resilience. Taught online, the class takes a global perspective to understand borders, conflict, vulnerability, power, community, and security. Join the class this spring!

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Notice: UW-IT would like your help in user studies

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UW-IT is currently undertaking various efforts to improve student experiences. Recent efforts include MyUW, SpaceScout, and UW Event Calendar. Beginning in Autumn 2013, we will be conducting multiple user research studies in order to better understand the experience of students and their information needs.

If you are interested, please sign up or learn more at depts.washington.edu/ux/teamup.  By completing this survey, you agree to be recruited for user research studies for the purpose described above. Students who are selected and participate in the studies will be compensated.