Dr. Cindy Bethel was elected to the Computing Research Association (CRA) Board of Directors. Read more about the position at cra.org/2020-board-
Dr. Art Cosby and Dr. Holli Seitz were appointed by Dr. David Shaw to serve on a Health Task Force to explore how MSU can best fulfill its land-grant mission of teaching, research, and service through a comprehensive transdisciplinary program in the area of health.
Dr. Holli Seitz received funding from the Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) Event Sponsorship Program to develop a Mississippi Science Communication Summit, to be hosted in Fall 2020.
Dr. Colleen Sinclair wrote 10 Ways to Spot Online Misinformation for The Conversation, a publication authored by academics and edited by journalists for the general public. Read the article online at theconversation.com/10-
Dr. John F. Edwards and Dr. Robert McMillen were featured in a story on the MSU newsroom for their survey work concerning the COVID-19 pandemic. Read the article at https://bit.ly/2yGWaHj.
Dr. Holli Seitz, director of The Message Laboratory, attended Science Talk 2020, a (virtual) science communication conference, held March 26-27.
Green, J.J., H. Hanna, L. Woo, R. Haggard, and A. Buffington. 2019. “Using Community Engagement Approaches to Bolster 2020 Census Participation.” Choices. Quarter 4.
Guttmann, K., Flibotte, J., DeMauro, S. B., & Seitz, H. (2020). A mixed methods analysis of parental perspectives on diagnosis and prognosis of NICU graduates with cerebral palsy. Journal of Child Neurology, 35, 336-343. https://doi.org/10.