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Announcing a 2019 ACM DIS Workshop: Exploring Noticing as Method in Design Research

2019 ACM DIS Workshop: Exploring Noticing as Method in Design Research We are excited to announce a 1-day methodology-focused workshop to be held at the annual ACM Designing Interactive Systems (DIS)...


Congratulations to Drs. Freeman, Bardzell, Bardzell and McNeese for receiving a Best Paper Nomination at iConference 2019.

Guo Freeman, Jeffrey Bardzell, Shaowen Bardzell, and Nathaniel McNeese (2019). The Innovation Ecology: Collaborative Information, Community Support, and Policy in A Creative Technology...


Professors Jeffrey Bardzell, and Shaowen Bardzell along with Mark Blythe published Critical Theory and Interaction Design, featuring essays and classic texts showcasing how critical theory and interaction design can inform one another.

The 900-page book is being published by MIT Press and includes an in-depth introduction and 40 chapters in which leading human-computer interaction researchers identify a classic reading from critical...


Congratulations to Dr. Shaowen Bardzell for being promoted to Full Professor and for receiving the CHI 2018 Diversity Champion Recognition Award.

Shaowen Bardzell was promoted to Full Professor of Informatics at Indiana University. Shaowen Bardzell is the recipient of the CHI 2018 Diversity Champion Recognition Award in the Trailblazer category...


CRIT faculty Shaowen Bardzell will serve as Conference Co-Chair of ACM DIS 2019, and PhD Student Cyn Liu will serve as the Social Media Chair of ACM TEI 2019.

CRIT Faculty and PhD Student will be serving at two key conferences in 2019: Shaowen Bardzell: Conference Co-chair of ACM DIS2019 Cyn Liu: Social Media Chair of ACM TEI2019 …


Drs. Jeffrey and Shaowen Bardzell shared their perspective on Humanistic contributions to IT research as part of Wells Distinguished Lecture Series at Indiana University.

Jeffrey Bardzell and Shaowen Bardzell (2018). Humanistic contribution to IT research field. Invited lecture. Wells Distinguished Lecture Series. The Institute for Advanced Study at Indiana...


Dr. Shaowen Bardzell gave a talk about Making and Utopias as part of Indiana University's School of Education CRLT & Jacobs Chair Speaker Series.

Shaowen Bardzell (2018). Making’s utopian promises. CRLT & Jacobs Chair Speaker Series. Indiana University School of Education. (March 5, 2018). …


CRIT's collaborative paper with Guo Freeman on making in Taiwan was awarded an Honorable Mention Award (top %5) at CHI 2018.

“Bottom-Up Imaginaries: The Cultural-Technical Practice of Inventing Regional Advantage through IT R&D” in collaboration with Guo Freeman at University of Cincinnati.  ...


CRIT's paper based on fieldwork on maker cultures in Taiwan was awarded an Honorable Mention Award (top %5) at CHI 2017.

Supporting Cultures of Making: Technology, Policy, Visions, and Myths Abstract: “Recent HCI research has linked social policy to design, e.g., in issues such as public safety, privacy, and...