Shaowen Bardzell Gives Keynote at PDC 2014

CRIT co-director Shaowen Bardzell gave the closing Keynote to the Participatory Design Conference (PDC’14) in Windhoek, Namibia last month. The title of her talk was “Utopias of Participation: Design, Criticality, and Emancipation.” The material she presented is part of a …

CRIT Hosts Making Subjects Conference

CRIT, along with its sponsors from the National Science Foundation and the Intel Science and Technology Center for Social Computing, is hosting a conference, Making Subjects. The conference web site can be found here, and a description of the …

CRIT Professors Part of $12 Million Intel Research Grant

CRIT professors Jeffrey Bardzell and Shaowen Bardzell are part of a new $12 million Intel Science and Technology Center for Social Computing. The Center comprises five universities, including Indiana, California–Irvine, Cornell, Georgia Tech, and New York University. Bardzell and Bardzell …

Research on Techno-Sexuality Accepted at NordiCHI 2012

Three members of the CRIT team – Gopinaath Kannabiran, Shaowen Bardzell, and Jeffrey Bardzell, have a full paper accepted to NordiCHI 2012, the 7th Nordic Conference on Human-Computer Interaction that is to be held at Copenhagen …

Two CRIT Papers to be Presented at ACM DIS'2012

CRIT faculty members Shaowen Bardzell and Jeffrey Bardzell will be co-presenting two full papers at ACM DIS’2012 in Newcastle this month.

First is “Crafting Quality in Design: Integrity, Creativity, and Public Sensibility,” co-authored by CRIT researchers Shaowen Bardzell and Jeffrey Bardzell …

Ph.D. Student Participates in Two Doctoral Consortia

CRIT Ph.D. student Tyler Pace participated on doctoral consortia at both CSCW and CHI this year. The title of the CHI doctoral consortium contribution was “Creative self-expression in socio-technical systems.” The abstract follows:

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CRIT Faculty Actively Serve HCI Design Community

In the 2011-2012 academic year, CRIT faculty researchers Shaowen Bardzell and Jeffrey Bardzell have served the international HCI community and design subcommunity in diverse ways, including the following:

  • Program committee: Values Theme co-chair, DIS 2012: Shaowen Bardzell
  • Associate chair, DIS

New CRIT Members

CRIT is pleased to announce that Youngsuk Altieri has accepted her offer to the Indiana University Ph.D. program in Informatics (HCI track).

Youngsuk holds an MFA in Fine Arts, and the focus of her research is critical design. Youngsuk’s portfolio

CRIT students recognized by WIC

The Women in Informatics and Computing group at Indiana University holds spring banquet every year to honor faculty, associate instructors, and staff who have made a significant contribution towards empowering female students in computing. This year CRIT PhD students Shad

CRIT members organize workshop at CHI 2012

CRIT PhD student Gopinaath Kannabiran and CRIT honorary member Ann Light are organizing a workshop titled “Identity, Performativity, and HCI” at CHI 2012 on May 6, 2012.…