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South Seattle Emerald

April 9, 2022 | Washington Post
Seattle Public Library helps teens explore mental health with virtual reality
Elin Bj​​örling, senior research scientist in Human Centered Design & Engineering

Washington post

April 8, 2022 | Washington Post
China is Russia’s most powerful weapon for information warfare
Kate Starbird, associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

the conversation

April 3, 2022 | The Conversation
‘Ukraine biolabs’: how attempts to debunk a conspiracy theory only helped it spread
Kate Starbird, associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

ABC News

March 17, 2022 | ABC News
War in Ukraine has the potential to affect how social media users see the world
Kate Starbird, associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

Union-Bulletin

March 15, 2022 | Union-Bulletin
‘You can fake anything on the internet’: Professors host day to teach WA students to combat misinformation
Kate Starbird, associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

Seattle Times

March 15, 2022 | The Seattle Times
‘You can fake anything on the internet’: Professors host day to teach students to combat misinformation
Kate Starbird, associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

the conversation

March 14, 2022 | The Conversation
Russia’s false claims about biological weapons in Ukraine demonstrate the dangers of disinformation and how hard it is to counter – 4 essential reads
Kate Starbird, associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

Business Insider

March 14, 2022 | Insider
Experts: Russia crafts Ukraine disinfo to appeal to US audience
Kate Starbird associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

ABC News

March 5, 2022 | ABC News
Misinformation and disinformation in the Russia-Ukraine war (Perspectives podcast)
Kate Starbird associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

Venture Beat

March 1, 2022 | Venture Beat
The pitfalls of AI that could predict the outcome of court cases
Os Keyes, PhD candidate in Human Centered Design & Engineering

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February 25, 2022 | GeekWire
How to avoid propagating disinformation during the Russian invasion of Ukraine
Kate Starbird associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

Miami Herald

February 25, 2022 | Miami Herald
There’s plenty of misinformation on Ukraine and Russia — especially on TikTok, experts say
Kate Starbird, associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

CNN

February 24, 2022 | CNN
Tips for navigating social media ‘fog of war’ as Russia invades Ukraine
Kate Starbird, associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

GovTech

February 24, 2022 | GovTech.com
What's New in Civic Tech: Experts Warn of Ukraine Misinformation
Kate Starbird associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

Nieman Lab

February 24, 2022 | Nieman Lab
Some resources for following the invasion of Ukraine
Kate Starbird associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

USA Today

February 14, 2022 | USA Today
What is a false flag? US says Russia may use the tactic to justify Ukraine invasion
Kate Starbird, associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

PolitiFact logo

February 8, 2022 | PolitiFact
False flags: They’re real, but far less widespread than social media suggest
Kate Starbird, associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

Today Logo

February 7, 2022 | Today
How to navigate COVID-19 vaccine misinformation with fellow parents
Kate Starbird, associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

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January 25, 2022 | GeekWire
Newly-formed Seattle VC firm aims to mine Univ. of Washington network for talent, innovation, money
Beth Kolko, professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering
FOX 13

January 20, 2022 | FOX 13 Seattle
Debunking the COVID-19 internment camp conspiracy theory
Kate Starbird, associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering

CNN

January 17, 2022 | CNN
Experts explain the dangers of 'participatory disinformation'
Kate Starbird, associate professor of Human Centered Design & Engineering