Important links:

News about CAASI :

    • Professor wins Chancellor’s Distinguished Service Award (March 2, 2023)

    • GSPIA article: CAASI idea of bridging education in social justice and data science wins Intel XPRIZE REA Competition (Nov 3, 2022)

    • XPRIZE Announcement: Meet the winners of the Racial Equity Alliance (REA) Ideas Competition (Nov 1, 2022)

    • IndoFocus Keynote: the CAASI DS4SJ project (Oct 22, 2022)

    • ACPP Equity and Access in Algorithms, Mechanisms, and Optimization conference (EAAMO) talk (Oct 8, 2022)

    • DS4SJ talk at Connecting Technology and Humans panel at the Center for Advancing Human Machine Partnership at GMU (Oct 5, 2022)

    • CAASI’s DS4SJ project is one of ten semi-finalists for Pitt Seed Projects, transformative projects that support Pitt’s strategic objectives (June 2022)

    • University Times GSPIA’s Scope-a-thon article (April 13, 2022)

    • ACPP Partnerships of Distinction Award Announcement in University Times (March 17, 2022) . See also announcement from the Intelligent Systems Program.

    • PittWire on DS4SJ project: Twenty-five transformative project proposals have made it to phase three of the revamped Pitt Seed competition (March 7, 2022).

    • Carnegie Mellon University Metro 21 talk on CAASI’s student-driven community-engaged data activism Grief to Action ( Feb 21, 2022)

    • PittNews: Pitt Year of Data and Society steering committee interview (Jan 12, 2022)

    • PittWire coverage of ACPP (Dec 14, 2021)

    • 1Hood Media Power Hour talk on the launch of Allegheny County Policing Project (ACPP) ( Nov 22, 2021)

    • Announcement of YoDS funding for new CAASI class PIA 2250 (Developing a #DS4SJ Curriculum at Pitt) (Nov 19, 2021)

    • ACPP launch at the Year of Data and Society seminar series (Nov 19, 2021)

    • Accolades on 412Connect’s EAAMO New Horizon Award (Nov 8, 2021)

    • 412Connect Equity and Access in Algorithms, Mechanisms, and Optimization conference (EAAMO) talk (Oct 2021)

    • 412Connect Year of Data and Society (YoDS) talk (Sept 8, 2021)

    • 412Connect Year of Data and Society (YoDS) article (Sept 8, 2021)

    • 412Connect: From the Classroom to the Community (April 6, 2021)

    • MD4SG’s Medium blog post on my tutorial at EC’20 with Sam Taggart: Models and obstacles for targeting vulnerable groups — an economics and computer science perspective ( Dec 9, 2020)