CHI Best Paper for Heather Faucett

June 11th, 2015 by STAR | No Comments

CHI Best Paper for Heather Faucett

Congratulations to Heather Faucett and her co-authors on their Best Paper at CHI 2015! Semaan, B., Faucett, H., Robertson, S., Maruyama, M., Douglas, S. (2015). Designing Political Deliberation Environments to Support Interactions in the Online Public Sphere. Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2015). Seoul, South Korea. New York: […]


Gilbert Awarded ACM-W Scholarship to Attend CHI 2014!

March 6th, 2014 by STAR | No Comments

Gilbert Awarded ACM-W Scholarship to Attend CHI 2014!

Congratulations to Anita Marie Gilbert, who has been awarded an ACM-W Scholarship to attend CHI 2014! ACM-W provides support for women undergraduate and graduate students in Computer Science and related programs to attend research conferences. This exposure to the CS research world can encourage a student to continue on to the next level (Undergraduate to […]


STAR Work-in-Progress and Workshop Papers Accepted to CHI!

February 21st, 2014 by STAR | No Comments

STAR Work-in-Progress and Workshop Papers Accepted to CHI!

Congratulations to Kate Ringland, who has a Work-in-Progress and a workshop paper accepted to CHI 2014! Work-in-Progress SensoryPaint: A Natural User Interface Supporting Sensory Integration in Children with Neurodevelopmental Disorders Kathryn E Ringland, Rodrigo Zalapa, Megan Neal, Lizbeth Escobedo, Monica Tentori, and Gillian R Hayes Natural User Interfaces (NUI) offer an innovative approach to sensory […]


STAR Paper Wins Honorable Mention Award at CHI 2014!

February 16th, 2014 by STAR | No Comments

STAR Paper Wins Honorable Mention Award at CHI 2014!

Congratulations to Amy Voida, Lynn Dombrowski, Gillian Hayes, and Melissa Mazmanian, whose paper “Shared Values/Conflicting Logics: Working Around E-Government Systems” won an Honorable Mention Award at CHI 2014! Abstract: In this paper, we describe results from fieldwork conducted at a social services site where the workers evaluate citizens’ applications for food and medical assistance submitted […]


Brubaker Accepted for CHI 2014 Doctoral Consortium!

December 21st, 2013 by STAR | No Comments

Brubaker Accepted for CHI 2014 Doctoral Consortium!

Congratulations to Jed Brubaker, who was accepted as a participant in the CHI 2014 Doctoral Consortium! The CHI 2014 Doctoral Consortium provides an opportunity for Doctoral students to explore and develop their research interests in an interdisciplinary workshop, under the guidance of a panel of distinguished researchers. Jed also co-organized a workshop that was accepted […]


STAR CHI 2014 Papers

December 18th, 2013 by STAR | No Comments

STAR CHI 2014 Papers

STAR group members will be presenting three papers at CHI this year: Brubaker, J. R., Dombrowski, L., Gilbert, A., Kusumakaulika, N., & Hayes, G. R. (2014). Stewarding a Legacy: Responsibilities and Relationships in the Management of Post-mortem Data. Proceedings of the ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems 2014. Haimson, O. L., Brubaker, J. R., & […]


STAR CHI Papers

March 3rd, 2012 by STAR | No Comments

STAR CHI Papers

STAR group members will be presenting five papers at CHI this year: Dombrowski, L., Voida, A., Hayes, G.R., Mazmanian, M. (2012). The Labor Practices of Service Mediation: A Study of the Work Practices of Food Assistance Outreach. Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2012). Austin, Texas (May 5-10, 2012). […]


Paper accepted to the CHI workshop on HCI at the End of Life

January 29th, 2010 by STAR | No Comments

Paper accepted to the CHI workshop on HCI at the End of Life

Congratulations to Jed Brubaker and Janet Vertesi on the acceptance of their paper on death and social networking sites to the CHI 2010 workshop HCI at the End of Life. Death and the Social Network Jed R. Brubaker & Janet Vertesi We analyze profiles and associated comments on social network sites following the death of […]


vSked paper accepted for CHI 2010!

December 13th, 2009 by STAR | No Comments

vSked paper accepted for CHI 2010!

vSked: Evaluation of a System to Support Classroom Activities for Children with Autism by Sen Hirano, Michael Yeganyan, Gabriela Marcu, David Nguyen, and Gillian Hayes accepted for CHI 2010.


WISH @ CHI 2010

November 30th, 2009 by STAR | No Comments

WISH @ CHI 2010

The Workshop on Interactive Systems in Healthcare (WISH) to be co-located with CHI 2010 in April in Atlanta promises to be a fantastic venue for discussion of all things Healthcare, Informatics, and HCI. Please consider submitting!