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Episode 21: Mario Khreiche and Jane Rohrer

Information Ecosystems

Release Date: 06/18/2021

Episode 8: HYPE Media show art Episode 8: HYPE Media

Information Ecosystems

Today's episode follows a project undertaken by Homewood Youth-Powered and Engaged (HYPE) Media to research and write a comprehensive Wikipedia page for Westinghouse High School in Pittsburgh. Stops along the way include discussions about information, power and the Internet; interdisciplinarity in community-engaged work; and the experience of the students involved in the project. The interviewer, Briana Wipf, speaks to Dr. Khirsten L. Scott, Elise Silva, Dr. Jaime Booth and students at the Westinghouse Highschool in Pittsburgh about their work on this important initiative.  To learn more...

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Episode 7: Voices of the Steering Committee for the Year of Data and Society show art Episode 7: Voices of the Steering Committee for the Year of Data and Society

Information Ecosystems

A digital humanities librarian, project manager and researcher, philosopher, and law professor walk into a podcast... Hear what happens in today’s episode, which features four members of the Year of Data and Society Steering Committee: Tyrica Terry-Kapral, Liz Monk, Lisa Parker, and Mike Madison. The interviewer is Briana Wipf. This season of the Information Ecosystems podcast is being produced in affiliation with the Year of Data and Society at the University of Pittsburgh. The website for the Information Ecosystems project is , and the website for the Year of Data and Society at the...

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Episode 6: Sustaining the Impact of the Year of Data and Society show art Episode 6: Sustaining the Impact of the Year of Data and Society

Information Ecosystems

Sustaining digital projects can be challenging. In today’s episode, four Pitt researchers discuss why, and why it’s so important to try.  The interviewees in this episode are Judy L. Cameron, Abhishek Viswanathan, Bridget Keown and Sera Linardi. The interviewer is Briana Wipf. This season of the Information Ecosystems podcast is being produced in affiliation with the Year of Data and Society at the University of Pittsburgh. The website for the Information Ecosystems project is , and the website for the Year of Data and Society at the University of Pittsburgh is .   To learn...

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Episode 5: Marcia Rapchak show art Episode 5: Marcia Rapchak

Information Ecosystems

The interviewee in this episode is Marcia Rapchak. The interviewer is Briana Wipf. The conversation for this episode focuses on the ethics surrounding the collection of student data by learning management systems.  This season of the Information Ecosystems podcast is being produced in affiliation with the Year of Data and Society at the University of Pittsburgh. The website for the Information Ecosystems project is , and the website for the Year of Data and Society at the University of Pittsburgh is . For more about Rapchak’s work, visit . This episode was recorded on Tuesday,...

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Episode 4: Sharon Leon show art Episode 4: Sharon Leon

Information Ecosystems

The interviewee in this episode is Sharon Leon. The interviewer is Briana Wipf. This season of the Information Ecosystems podcast is being produced in affiliation with the Year of Data and Society at the University of Pittsburgh. The website for the Information Ecosystems project is , and the website for the Year of Data and Society at the University of Pittsburgh is . For more about Leon’s work, visit . For more about the Jesuit Plantation Project II, visit . This episode was recorded on Wednesday, February 23, 2022.   The Information Ecosystems project seeks to advance a deeply...

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Episode 3: Mark Hereward show art Episode 3: Mark Hereward

Information Ecosystems

The interviewee in this episode is Mark Hereward. The interviewer is Briana Wipf. The website for the Information Ecosystems project is https://infoeco.hcommons.org/, and the website for the Year of Data and Society at the University of Pittsburgh is https://yearofdataandsociety.pitt.edu/. For more about Hereward’s projects with UNICEF, visit www.RD4C.org and to read the report, _Progress for Every Child_, visit https://www.unicef.org/reports/progress-for-every-child-in-the-sdg-era-2019.

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Episode 2: Alice Feng and Jonathan Schwabish show art Episode 2: Alice Feng and Jonathan Schwabish

Information Ecosystems

The interviewees in this episode are Alice Feng and Jonathan Schwabish. The interviewer is Briana Wipf. Follow Alice Feng on Twitter @fleecealeece.Follow Jonathan on Twitter @jschwabish. The "Do No Harm Guide" can be found at https://www.urban.org/research/publication/do-no-harm-guide-applying-equity-awareness-data-visualization. The website for the Information Ecosystems project is https://infoeco.hcommons.org/, and the website for the Year of Data and Society is https://yearofdataandsociety.pitt.edu/.

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Episode 1: Introducing Season Two of Information Ecosystems show art Episode 1: Introducing Season Two of Information Ecosystems

Information Ecosystems

This is the first episode of the second season of the Information Ecosystems podcast. It is a conversation between Alison Langmead and Nora Mattern, two active leader-participants in this community. The website for the Information Ecosystems project is https://infoeco.hcommons.org/, and the website for the Year of Data and Society at the University of Pittsburgh is https://yearofdataandsociety.pitt.edu/.

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Episode 21: Mario Khreiche and Jane Rohrer show art Episode 21: Mario Khreiche and Jane Rohrer

Information Ecosystems

The co-hosts for this episode are Mario Khreiche and Jane Rohrer. The website for the seminar can be found at https://infoecosystems.pitt.edu. More about Dr. Khreiche’s work can be found here:  https://www.mariokhreiche.com/. More about Jane Rohrer’s work can be found here: https://www.janevirginiarohrer.com/.

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Episode 20: Annette Vee show art Episode 20: Annette Vee

Information Ecosystems

The interviewee in this episode is Dr. Annette Vee. The interviewer is Jane Rohrer. The website for the seminar can be found at https://infoecosystems.pitt.edu. Dr. Vee’s website is http://www.annettevee.com/.

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The co-hosts for this episode are Mario Khreiche and Jane Rohrer. The website for the seminar can be found at https://infoecosystems.pitt.edu. More about Dr. Khreiche’s work can be found here:  https://www.mariokhreiche.com/. More about Jane Rohrer’s work can be found here: https://www.janevirginiarohrer.com/.

 

The podcast team includes Jane Rohrer, Sarah Reiff Conell, Shack Hackney, Erin O'Rourke, and Briana Wipf.

 

This podcast is produced from the community who participated a 2019-2020 Sawyer Seminar funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation at the University of Pittsburgh. Our group seeks to advance critical understanding of where data comes from and how it is used, setting the present moment within a century-long history of information supply and its power-laden consequences.