Hey Matadors! The University Library is partnering with the Journalism Department, the Mike Curb College of Arts and NewseumED to bring you several virtual events for Media Literacy Week! Media Literacy Week draws attention to the power of media literacy education, and we invite you to join us for three exciting events.
On Tuesday, Oct. 27 and Thursday, Oct. 29 from 2 p.m.-3:30 p.m. the “Disinformation Teach-In: News Literacy for Decoding Fake News Part 1 and Part 2” will assist you in detecting fraudulent and fabricated information and help you to identify strategies to counter different types of information.
On Wednesday, Oct. 28, from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. the “Are You (Dis)Informed? Propaganda, Social Distancing and Conversational Interventions” webinar will provide you with an opportunity to discuss the politics of disinformation. All of the events are offered virtually and are free. You may register for one or for all of these events.
All of the events are offered virtually and are free. You may register for one or for all of these events. For more information and to register for these virtual events please visit our Registration page.
We look forward to seeing you there!