Office of the VP for Communications – Keeping alumni and friends connected to U-M

  1. U-M tool measures ‘iffy’ news

    U-M’s Center for Social Media Responsibility analyzes news on Facebook and Twitter, just in time for 2018 election.

  2. ‘Fake news’ detector outperforms humans

    Algorithm identifies telltale linguistic cues and could serve as an effective weapon against misinformation.

  3. Fighting the good fight for a free press

    Investigative reporter and civil rights advocate Will Potter talks propaganda, dissent, and a free press that is anything but an ‘enemy of the people.’

  4. Notes from the 'opposition party'

    Alumni journalists fight the beast that is ‘fake news’ and offer options to avoid counterfeit copy.