[Air-l] FW: Graduate WebShop at the University of Maryland

Ellis Godard ellisgodard at starband.net
Fri Mar 22 13:58:02 PST 2002

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Graduate WebShop: The Impact of the Internet on Society
June 3-14, 2002

University of Maryland-College Park
Application deadline for best consideration: April 8, 2002

The Department of Sociology at the University of Maryland is hosting the 2nd
annual graduate
student workshop--or WebShop.  Supported by a grant from the National
Science Foundation,
30-50 leading scholars and experts who study the behavioral aspects of
information technology
will discuss current issues and research.

Student participants will receive up to $750 as a support grant as well as
room and board.
Students will develop original research projects as the basis for their
thesis, dissertation, or other

Topics include, but are not limited to: Inequality/Digital Divide, Public
Access and Usage,
Navigational Skills, Social Networks, Time/Activity Displacement, and Social
Capital Implications.
Please access the WebShop web page for the latest information about the
WebShop and the
invited participants.

Please find application information at: www.webuse.umd.edu

For more information:

Graduate WebShop
Department of Sociology
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742-1315
Email: webuse at socy.umd.edu
Phone: 301.405.6421 Fax: 301.314.6892

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