Date Posted: 7/23/2015

Justin Cheng (CS '12) and Cristian Danescu-Niculescu-Mizil, together with Jure Leskovec of Stanford, received one of two honorable mentions at ICWSM 2015 for "Antisocial Behavior in Online Discussion Communities". The work was described by The Guardian by the headline,  "Algorithm identifies future trolls from just five posts".

The International AAAI Conference on Web and Social Media (ICWSM), now in its ninth year,  is a forum for researchers in computer science and social science to come together to share knowledge, discuss ideas, exchange information, and learn about cutting-edge research in diverse fields with the common theme of online social media.