Sort byCurrent Ph.D. students advised by Dr. Betsy DiSalvo (visit website):

Kayla DesPortes Kayla DesPortes Parisa Khanipour Roshan Parisa Khanipour Roshan Marisol Villacres Marisol Villacres

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Kayla DesPortes

Kayla DesPortes

Started 2013

Advisor Dr. Betsy DiSalvo

Lab Culture and Technology

Area Learning Sciences & Technology

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Research Interests Exploring the educational structure necessary to interest and engage a diverse population in computer science and engineering.

Parisa Khanipour Roshan

Parisa Khanipour Roshan

Started 2012

Advisor Dr. Betsy DiSalvo

Lab Culture and Technology

Area Social Computing

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Research Interests Online Communities, Social Computing, Learning Technologies, Digital Access for Underprivileged Communities

Marisol Villacres

Marisol Villacres

Started 2016

Advisors Dr. Betsy DiSalvo & Dr. Neha Kumar

Lab Culture and Technology

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Research Interests Critical and reflective design, ICTD, culture and computing, educational technology