Enrollment: If you are looking to enroll in this course but do not meet EECS department enrollment categories, please email the instructors who can provide you with a permission code. Thanks!
|Date||Lecture Topic or Assignment||Slides||Assignments|
|08/29||Free Speech||link||Welcome Form|
|09/12||Social Connection and Time Well-Spent||link||jump|
|09/26||Government Censorship and Surveilence||link||jump|
|10/03||Memes and Viral Content||link||jump|
|10/10||Framing Society and Identity||link||jump|
|10/24||Algorithmic Bias and Fairness||link||jump|
|10/31||Guest Mehran Sahami: The Optimization Mindset, Tech Policy, Big Tech||link||jump|
|11/07||Guest Speaker: Christina Warren||none||jump|
|11/14||Jobs and Automation and Labor||link||jump|
|11/28||Guest Speaker: James Allworth||[link]||jump|
Readings are "required", "recommended", or "extra". Required readings should be done before class for the discussion to make sense. Recommended readings will be used as sources in lecture, but we won't assume you've read them.
More information about the assignments, including the essays, can be found on the assignments page.
Survey: this survey
This lecture is optional, meaning the survey and attendance are both counted as extra credit.Slides: link
Fill out this survey by Sunday 11/13 at 11:59 PM. Reminder: This is a soft deadline.
1) Planned UAW Strike (UAW 5810, UAW 2865, SRU-UAW) Suggested Readings:
2) Jobs/Automation Readings:
Fill out this survey by Sunday 11/6 at 11:59 PM.
Fill out this survey by Sunday 10/30 at 11:59 PM.
Fill out this survey by Sunday 10/23 at 11:59 PM.
Fill out this survey by Sunday 10/16 at 11:59 PM.
Fill out Weekly Survey Lecture 06 by Sunday 10/09 at 11:59 PM.
Fill out Weekly Survey Lecture 05 by Sunday 10/02 at 11:59 PM.
No Survey This Week
U.S. Tech Companies and Chinese Censorship and Surveillance:
Historical Censorship and Surveillance in the U.S.:
Please fill out Weekly Survey 2 by Monday 9/19 at 12:00 PM (noon).
Please fill out the welcome form before class by Monday 08/29 noon PT.
Interested in CS H195? Check out the discussion page and drop by the first open discussion session Wednesday, 09/07, 5-6pm! Course applications due Wednesday 09/07 11:59pm PT.