Ceren Budak and her team are one of 12 inaugural recipients of Social Science Research Council and Social Science One grants to conduct independent research on social media’s impact on democracy using privacy-protected Facebook data.
S3MC member Pamela Davis-Kean is the new Associate Director for Humanities and Social Sciences at the Michigan Institute for Data Science
Josh Pasek will give a talk on Friday February 1, 2019, titled “What Can Tweets Tell Us About Public Opinions? Uncovering the Data Generating Process by Linking Twitter Data with Surveys” that is available for live streaming.
Dr. Bode, member of the S3MC, is named 2019 Provost’s Distinguished Associate Professor at Georgetown University.
On November 27, 2018, S3Mc’s Ceren Budak participated in a panel on fake news organized by the U-M Dissonance Event Series.
Josh Pasek, Stuart Soroka and Mike Traugott of S3MC contributed to a recent study that is conducted in collaboration with SurveyMonkey and The Washington Post. They found that those who love Trump and those who hate him are paying the most attention to him.