Peter DePietro ’83 wins International Award for Excellence for The Technology Collection, Volume 12

July 5, 2017
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The Technology, Knowledge & Society Research Network last month announced the selection of “Tech in Europe: Cultural Reboot” by Peter DePietro ‘83 as the winner of the International Award for Excellence for Volume 12 of The Technology Collection. The article was selected for the award from among the 10 highest-ranked papers emerging from the peer review process and according to the selection criteria outlined in the referee guidelines.

The Technology Collection explores innovative theories and practices relating technology to society. Cross-disciplinary in scope, the collection offers a meeting point for technologists with a concern for the social and social scientists with a concern for the technological.

DePietro, an alumnus of the Newhouse School, is an associate professor of electronic media at the University of Cincinnati.