ISTC-Social News

CSCW 2015

Congratulations to the ISTC members whose research will be presented at CSCW, March 14-18, 2015 for more information visit

Report on Personal Data Published

A report co-authored by ISTC researchers Matthew Bietz, Scout Calvert, and Judith Gregory, in collaboration with Calit2 at UC San Diego, has been published by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

Congratulations Nick Seaver

UCI Graduate Student Nick Seaver has received a Wenner-Gren Foundation Dissertation Fieldwork Grant for his project, "Computing Taste: The Making of Algorithmic Music Recommendation"!

Amanda Williams on NPR

ISTC researcher Amanda Williams was interviewed as part of a report on NPR's "All Things Considered" on Arduino; Amanda talked about Clyde, the hackable lamp that she and Bruno Nadeau have developed at Fabule.

Melissa Mazmanian awarded the 2013 Intel Early Career Faculty Honor

ISTC's own Melisa Mazmanian has been named one of the winners of Intel's 2013, Early Career Faculty Honor Program. 

2013-2014 Distinguished Mid-Career Award for Research

Congratulations to Paul Dourish for receiving the 2013-2014 Distinguished Mid-Career Award for Research.  It is among the most prestigious awards for the University of California.