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Global Civil Discourse Map
November 7, 2022
The Padnos/Sarosik Civil Discourse Program has published a new map ranking the level of civil discourse by country.
COVID-19 and Big Data
March 23, 2020
We have now created a repository of visualizations and articles connected to COVID-19.
FOIA-Fest 2019 Videos
January 6, 2020
From GVSU's FOIA-Fest 2019, videos of two sessions are now available: (1) Tom Quasanaro from the Michigan Attorney General's office; (2) Marisa Kwiatkowski, reporter for USA Today.
Big Data Month 2019!
October 4, 2019
Big Data Month 2019 will feature multiple events revolving around data analytics: speakers from The Right Place and Michigan State U.; FOIA-Fest #2; presentations by GVSU faculty; and the Big Data Ignite Conference.
Artificial Unintelligence -- March 26
March 5, 2019
Meredith Broussard, author of Artificial Unintelligence, will be presenting a public lecture on Tuesday, March 26, 1-2 p.m., in the Pere Marquette Room.
FOIA-Fest on September 27
September 21, 2018
This Big Data Month event revolves around access to information laws and the public's right to know.
September: Big Data Month!
August 24, 2018
Big Data Month 2018 will feature multiple events revolving around data analytics: speakers from the City of Grand Rapids and NOAA; FOIA-Fest; presentations by GVSU faculty; and the Big Data Ignite Conference.
Coming to GVSU: Fake News & Big Data
November 15, 2017
MSU Assistant Professor Jiliang Tang will be visiting GVSU on Friday, December 1 to speak on the detection of "fake news" with big data techniques.
Hans Rosling Dies At 68
February 7, 2017
Hans Rosling, famous for his data analytics and visualization and videos, passed away on February 7, 2017.
Workshops and a Faculty Learning Community During Winter 2017
January 25, 2017
The Big Data Initiative has announced workshops for faculty, staff, and students for Winter 2017, as well as a Faculty Learning Community.