EurekAlert: Using Facebook data to study how misinformation spreads — grant

EurekAlert: Using Facebook data to study how misinformation spreads — grant. “Tanushree Mitra, assistant professor of computer science in the College of Engineering and a faculty member at the Discovery Analytics Center, has received a Social Media and Democracy Research Grant, giving her access to Facebook data to study how misinformation and other problematic content spread on the platform. This is the first time Facebook has given academics access to its data.”