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Irina Raicu

Irina Raicu

Internet Ethics Program Director
408-551-1814
iraicu@scu.edu

Irina Raicu, Internet Ethics Program Director at the Center, is a Certified Information Privacy Professional (U.S.) and was formerly an attorney in private practice. Her writing has appeared in a variety of publications, including U.S.A. Today, MarketWatch, Slate, the Huffington Post, the San Jose Mercury News, and Re/Code. As a teenager, Raicu immigrated to the U.S. from Romania; her background informs her interest in the Internet as a tool whose use has profound ethical implications worldwide.

Raicu is a graduate of SCU's School of Law and holds a bachelor's degree in English from U.C. Berkeley, as well as a master's degree in English and American Literature from San Jose State University.

She tweets at Internet Ethics and is the primary contributor to the blog Internet Ethics: Views from Silicon Valley.

Stories from Irina Raicu's Blog - Internet Ethics: Views from Silicon Valley

  • Ethics

    On Artificial Intelligence and the Public Good

    Responding to a Request for Information from the Office of Science and Technology Policy

    The federal office of Science and Technology Policy requested public feedback on “overarching questions in [Artificial Intelligence]"; Shannon Vallor, who is the William J. Rewak Professor at Santa Clara University, submitted a response.

  • geyser in Yellowstone

    Old Fashioned Old Faithful

    Augmenting reality

    Of geysers and Pokemon: How should we best explore and capture the beauty of the natural world?

  • Google self-driving car

    Modern Variations on the Trolley Problem

    More than a meme

    The Trolley Problem is a thought experiment that continues to be useful—and not just in academia.