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Feature articles, media, and lectures highlighting the work of UMass Amherst public interest technologists.
Open Call for Arizona State University’s Postdoctoral Fellow in Artificial Intelligence and Society
The School for the Future of Innovation in Society at Arizona State University, with the New York Academy of Sciences, is seeking post-doctoral research
Join DPGA and UNDP’s Effort to Highlight Open Source Solutions at Nobel Prize Summit
In collaboration with the Summit, the Digital Public Goods Alliance (DPGA) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have joined forces, with support from
March 24 Event | ChatGPT and Education: Hype Versus Reality
In a few short months, many of us have heard of or tried ChatGPT, the large language model (LLM) that generates coherent texts on