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IvetteBayo Urban

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PhD Candidate
Office: Mary Gates Hall 95

Specialization

  • Critical Information Studies
  • Culturally Diverse Population Groups
  • Experiential Learning/Active Learning Techniques for Information

Biography

Ivette Bayo Urban is a Doctoral Candidate at the Information School at University of Washington, focusing on community informatics, community based collaborative spaces and interested in boundary spanning work. Her work encompasses issues of technology access and use, from a perspective of culture, identity and gender. She is a feminist and indigenist scholar attentive to the complex and uneven relations that are embedded in socio-technical systems.

Education

  • MS, Information Science, University of Washington, 2014
  • MA, Education: Curriculum & Instruction , Florida International University, 2009

Awards

  • 2015 President's Award (to the VIEWS2 Team) - Washington Library Association, 2015
  • GO-MAP Dissertation Fellowship - GO-MAP, 2014
  • HSF Francisca & Steve Schneider Scholarship - Hispanic Scholarship Foundation, 2013
  • South Florida Educational Credit Union Scholarship - SFEFCU, 2011
  • Graduate Opportunity Program - GO-MAP, 2011

Consulting and Other Projects

  • OCLC (Academic), Seattle, WA, 2014

Memberships

  • American Library Association
  • Association for Library and Information Science Education
  • FemTechNet
  • Indigenous Information Research Group
  • National Women Studies Association
  • Washington Library Association

Areas of Expertise

Publications and Contributions

  • Journal Article, Academic Journal Early Literacy in Library Storytimes: A Study of Measures of Effectiveness. (2016)
    Library Quarterly Volume 86 Issue 4 page 369-388 ISBN/ISSN: 00242519 Authors: Kathleen Campana, Joanna Elizabeth Mills, Janet L Capps, Eliza Dresang, Allyson Carlyle, Cheryl Metoyer, Ivette Bayo Urban, Erika Feldman, Marin Brouwer, Kathleen Burnett, Bowie Kotrla
  • Conference Poster FemTechNet @ UW: Distributed Open Collaborate Courses (DOCCs) in Action (2016)
    Authors: Ivette Bayo Urban, Regina Y Lee
  • Scholarship in Public: Dialogues with Kathleen Woodward (2016)
    HASTAC Interview Collection Authors: Rachel Arteaga, Ivette Bayo Urban
  • Conference Paper CasaCare.org: A sociotechnical platform for women immigrant workers in the home care industry (2014)
    Community Informatics Research Network Conference Authors: Veronica Guajardo, Ricardo Gomez, Yaxing Yao, Ivette Bayo Urban
  • Conference Short Paper Connecting Collections and Cultures By Creating a Community of Children’s Librarians Around Early Literacy Storytimes (2014)
    ASIS&T Authors: Kathleen Campana, Marin Brouwer, Ivette Bayo Urban, Joanna Elizabeth Mills,
  • Conference Paper Information and Marginality: Ethical Issues (2014)
    Proceedings of iConference 2014 Authors: Ivette Bayo Urban, J. Budd, N. Caidi, N. Changfoot, A. D. Andrade, Bryan Dosono, Ricardo Gomez, A. Quan-Haase, M. Wolske
  • Conference Extended Abstract Fearless Cards: Addressing Emotional Barriers to Computer Learning among Extremely Marginalized Populations (2013)
    CHI 13, Work in Progress Authors: Ricardo Gomez, Ivette Bayo Urban, Philip J Reed, C Wang, M Silva
  • Conference Paper Computer Training to Empower Day Laborers: A Heat Map to Address Emotional Barriers and Technical Skills (2013)
    Proceedings of HICSS-46, Hawaii, Jan 2013 Authors: Ricardo Gomez, Norah Abokhodair, Ivette Bayo Urban, Minsu Park
  • Conference Paper Creating Community: counter-narratives and disrupting the mainstream (2013)
    Shepard Symposium on Social Justice Authors: Ivette Bayo Urban, Ricardo Gomez, M Silva, S Laplante
  • Journal Article, Academic Journal Fearless Cards: a low-tech solution to help overcome emotional barriers to ICT adoption among extremely marginalized populations (2013)
    EJISDC - The Electronic Journal of Information Systems in Developing Countries Volume 56 Issue 3 page 1-15 Authors: Ricardo Gomez, Ivette Bayo Urban, Philip J Reed, C Wang, M Silva
  • Conference Poster Fearless Cards: computer training for extremely marginalized populations (2013)
    iConference 2013 Authors: Ricardo Gomez, Ivette Bayo Urban, Philip J Reed, Cong Wang, M Silva
  • Conference Poster Mujeres sin Fronteras: scholarship and practice with fearless women (2013)
    Engaged Scholarship Consortium Authors: Ivette Bayo Urban, Ricardo Gomez

Presentations

  • "Coming to a Digital Bill of Rights" (2017)
    Learning to See Systems
  • "Digital Ethical Principles: Wellness without barriers" (2017)
    Shepard Symposium on Social Justice
  • "We are stories: Research driven by storytelling" (2016)
    Sno-Isle TedX Event
  • "Community, Technology, Literacy and You: Starting Where We Are" (2015)
    Shepard Symposium on Social Justice
  • "FemTechNet as a Roadmap While Traversing the Minefield of Community Informatics " (2015)
    Cultural Studies Association Conference
  • "Starting Where We Are: Dialoguing Alternate Presents and Futures" (2015)
    Critical Ethnic Studies Association (CESA) Conference
  • "(Re)defining Agency and Access" (2014)
    Shepard Symposium on Social Justice, University of Wyoming
  • "Communities of Practice and Connected Learning: Breaking Down Walls Through the Use of Information and Communication Technologies " (2014)
    iConference
  • "Connecting Collections and Cultures By Creating a Community of Children?s Librarians Around Early Literacy Storytimes" (2014)
    American Society for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T)
  • "Encouraging a Virtual Community for Librarians: Program Delivery Choices that Impact Perceptions of Community" (2014)
    Association for Library and Information Science Education (ALISE)
  • "Every Child Ready to Read 2 - Does it Really Work? Evaluating the Program" (2014)
    American Library Association
  • "Hormigas y hormigueros: Resisting assimilation, silencing and erasure" (2014)
    National Women Studies Association
  • "Information and Marginality: Ethical Issues" (2014)
    Engagement Scholarship Consortium, University of Alberta
  • "Mediating Connections through Materiality: Cultures and Communities" (2014)
    American Society for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T)
  • "State Library Advisory Meeting 2" (2014)
  • "Creating Community: Counter-narratives and Disrupting the Mainstream" (2013)
    Shepard Symposium on Social Justice
  • "Information and Communication Technologies for Community Development: Engaged Scholarship Approaches" (2013)
    Engaged Scholarship Consortium
  • "Mujeres Sin Fronteras: Scholarship with Fearless Women" (2013)
    Engagement Scholarship Consortium
  • "Project VIEWS2" (2013)
    University of Washington Information School Research Fair
  • "Project VIEWS2-- Phase 1: Innovation in Early Literacy" (2013)
  • "Project VIEWS2: Innovation in Early Literacy" (2013)
    iConference
  • "State Librarians Advisory Meeting" (2013)
  • "Valuable Lessons in Early Literacy That Work Successfully" (2013)
    INFO 470, Dr. Katie Davis, University of Washington Information School
  • "Year 2 of Project VIEWS2: Valuable Initiatives in Early Literacy that Work Successfully " (2013)
    Research Fair
  • "VIEWS2: (Year 1 Results) Valuable Initiatives in Early Learning That Work Successfully" (2012)
    University of Washington Information School Research Fair