Event box

Evaluating Information in a Post-Truth Environment: Disinformation, Misinformation, and Media Literacy Online

In this workshop we will explore why it has become increasingly difficult to differentiate between reliable and unreliable sources of information in a post-truth society. In addition to looking at the confluence of trends contributing to this situation, we will also discuss different forms of unreliable information and the real world consequences associated with uncritical acceptance of these types of sources. The aim of this workshop is to help attendees become familiar with and apply information and media literacy skills when evaluating all forms of information.

This workshop has been approved for COMPASS and CONNECT career readiness points.

Click here or use the registration form to join the workshop. 

Related LibGuide: News, Spin, and Fake News by Hugh Burkhart

Date:
Thursday, April 8, 2021
Time:
12:30pm - 1:15pm
Time Zone:
Pacific Time - US & Canada (change)
Presenter:
Hugh Burkhart and Michael Epstein
Online:
This is an online event. Event URL will be sent via registration email.

Registration is required. There are 29 seats available.

Event Organizer

Hugh Burkhart

More events like this...