On June 17, Professor Ronald E. Rice visited Web Mining Lab. Winson Peng introduced the current project of the lab to Professor Rice. Members of the lab and Professor Rice also had a pleasant exchange about research experience. After the visiting, Professor Rice gave a talk titled “Diffusion of innovations: Theoretical extensions” to the department.
On June 13, Professor Lee B. Becker was invited by the department to give a talk on “Validity and Reliability of Media Freedom Measures: Elite versus Public” in the Run Run Shaw Creative Media Building. After that, Professor Becker visited the Web Mining Lab. Professor Jonathan Zhu and the PhD students introduced current projects for