awards and honors:
2016, CHI Academy
for substantial contributions to the field of human-computer interaction
2014, ACM Distinguished Scientist
for significant impact in the field of computing, computer science, and/or information technology
2010, SIGCHI Social Impact Award
honored for promoting the application of human-computer interaction research for pressing social needs
2010, American Library Association President's Award for International Library
honored for creating the International Children's Digital Library (www.childrenslibrary.org)
Commission on Libraries and Information Science
appointed by the White House and confirmed by the U.S. Senate, to help affect U.S. policy concerning libraries and the dissemination and use of information.
National Science Foundation Career Award
an award I received for promising junior faculty research.
this 5-year research grant is used to focus on the development of the classroom of the future.
Outstanding Faculty of the Year Award
an honor I received from the University of Maryland Parents Association for Undergraduate education.
Lilly-Center for Teaching Excellence Fellow
an award that enables 10 faculty members to meet throughout the year to discuss teaching and learning issues.
1998, ACM SIGCHI Distinguished Service
an honor presented by the international organization on Human-Computer Interaction.
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