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MSIM Students Work to Safeguard Confidence in Elections

Trusting the electoral system is essential. Learn about how MSIM students are helping safeguard confidence in elections.

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Student Teams Tackle Timely Topics With Capstone Projects

Nearly 650 students, faculty, partners and friends attended the University of Washington Information School’s annual Capstone gala event on May 27. The event featured 90 projects from the iSchool’s Bachelor of Science in Informatics, Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS) and Master of Science in Information Management (MSIM) programs. Projects tackled significant and timely issues, including aiding job seekers with disabilities, helping libraries serve homeless populations, and improving COVID-19 screening for non-English speakers.

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Meet the inaugural online cohort for the Master of Science in Information Management

We are proud to announce and welcome the inaugural online UW MSIM cohort which includes students from varied backgrounds and diverse disciplines.

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What is Data Wrangling?

Data Wrangling is the process of finding and transforming data to answer a question. Discover the challenges and careers associated with data wrangling.

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Strategic Leadership Skills for Information Management Professionals

What strategic leadership skills can advance information management professionals’ careers? Discover how an MSIM prepares graduates to thrive as leaders.

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How to Become a Data Science Manager

Leading a team and creating a data-informed company are two aspects of data science management. Learn more about how to become a data science manager.

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How to Become a Business Intelligence Analyst

Data informs businesses on anything from marketing to ethical issues. Discover how to become a business intelligence analyst and how they discover this data.

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Information Bias and the Importance of Using Data Analytics Responsibly

Information bias can lead to measurement errors that corrupt data analyses. Learn more about information bias and the importance of using data responsibly.

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