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Indianapolis Deputy Mayor Judith Thomas is pictured talking to a classroom of Design Sprint students

Top 10 Stories of 2022

February 22, 2023

(Above: Indianapolis Deputy Mayor Judith Thomas speaks to Design Sprint participants)

The year 2022 was full of engaging news and accomplishments, no more than for our students and faculty at Luddy IUPUI. Our top featured stories ran the gamut from healthcare to sports to wildlife trafficking and from AI to VR and took us from the Indiana statehouse to Disney World to Los Angeles to Ireland and back. Most occurred within the same year, but one transcended time with the topic of the uncanny valley. Rankings were determined via Google Analytics measured by number of visits from January through December.

  1. Students complete Design Sprint sponsored by School of Informatics and Computing
  2. Health informatics intern facilitates data-driven policy for the State of Indiana
  3. Informatics student’s dream of Imagineering at Disney comes true
  4. MacDorman discusses “Why creepy uncanny valley keeps us on edge” with Innovation on
  5. School partnership with Hope Training Academy studies tech training in a virtual world
  6. Informatics alumnus credits success to taking risks, community, and networking
  7. Data science faculty receives $216K NSF grant to address wildlife trafficking
  8. ADS alum Nikhil Morar turns data into revenue generation for LA Lakers
  9. Martin-Hammond receives NSF CAREER Award to fuel research on intelligent assistants for elders and social wellness
  10. Senior Sheila Hendricks takes the human side of HIM into the boxing ring


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