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HackHealth Team to Host ALA Pre-Conference Workshop

Saturday, April 4, 2015
Health  As the Internet becomes more essential in meeting young people’s everyday life and academic information needs, ensuring that students have the skills needed to assess the credibility of online resources becomes more critical. These skills are particularly difficult to teach, largely due to the...

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Katie Shilton Receives Research Funding from Three National Science Foundation Grants

Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Health  iPAC Senior Research Fellow and University of Maryland iSchool Assistant Professor Katie Shilton has received National Science Foundation grant funding for three different projects. These grant supported projects include:  Finding Practices that Cultivate Ethical Computing in Mobile and Wearable...

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Coming Soon – HackHealth 2.0

Friday, July 11, 2014
Health  The HackHealth team is happy to announce that we have received funding ($123,317.00) from the National Library of Medicine to continue our program in the upcoming 2014-2015 school year. The team will enlist two new middle school librarians to bring HackHealth to their schools, and enlist three of...

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