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He successfully defended his master thesis and got his master degree.
Goo luck Colin! You will surely pass it.
We had our first meeting in Winter quarter. Teresa Cerratto and Ling Jiang introduced their work. Nikki talked about naming convention and identity in MMOs.
Ling Jiang is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Information Systems at City University of Hong Kong. She received her B.S. in Computer Science from Huazhong Normal University, China, and had two years’ work experience as a financial software engineer. She began her Ph.D. study in 2010. Her research interests include collective intelligence, electronic knowledge management and user behaviors in virtual communities. She seeks to investigate workers’ behaviors in both voluntary collaborative online communities such as Wikipedia, and paid crowdsourcing platforms such as Amazon Mechanical Turk.
Jonathan Grudin is a Principal Researcher at Microsoft and an Affiliate Professor in the University of Washington Information School. He was previously a professor of ICS at the University of California, Irvine. He is an ACM Fellow, member of the ACM SIGCHI CHI Academy, past editor of ACM Transactions on Human-Computer Interaction and current associate editor of ACM Computing Surveys. His first paper on enterprise adoption of technology, published in 1988, was just declared the inaugural CSCW Lasting Impact Award winner, to be presented at CSCW 2014 in February.
The paper's title is: Governance in League of Legends: A Hybrid System. It discusses how League of Legends players developed rules for governance in their game.