The School of Information looks for better ways to approach the digital experience, empowering youth in the digital age, and designing even with bees in mind.

Exploring Youth Data Literacy: Power to Youth in a Data-Centric World

Exploring Youth Data Literacy: Power to Youth in a Data-Centric World

Leanne Bowler

School of Information, Library and Information Science

Seed Grantee 2019-2020

Young people are growing up in a data-driven world, interacting with data on a daily basis and in myriad ways. But is data a tool for their control or their empowerment?

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Smart Hives: Designing for Native Bees

Smart Hives: Designing for Native Bees

Nancy Smith

School of Information, Information Experience Design

Seed Grantee 2019-2020

Smart Hives: Designing for Native Bees is design specific for native, solitary bees, which are some of our most important pollinators. Exploring well-being among animals, this project suggests ways to imagine beyond domestic honeybees when developing technologies to support ecosystems and pollinators.

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The Center for Digital Experiences (DX Center)

The Center for Digital Experiences (DX Center)

Craig MacDonald and Elena Villaespesa

School of Information

A faculty-led, student-driven User Experience (UX) design, research, and strategy consultancy and academic research lab within the School of Information (SI).

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