Wednesday, November 7th, 10:00 AM
ProCon.org presents a free media literacy lesson plan for educators: Critical Thinking Seminar. Use the provided worksheets to give students criteria to analyze several pro and con quotations from experts to improve their media literacy.
Wednesday, November 7th, 6:00 PM
Albany Public Library
105 Schuyler St | Albany, NY 12202
“Using the Community Loan Fund” – Media Literacy Week Edition! Come learn about the Community Loan Fund and what it can do for you. Members of this local organization will explain how the loan fund works, and provide examples of work the Loan Fund has done in the community, including funding assistance for local youth media organizations and more.
Tor Loney, Librarian
Thursday, November 7th, 4:30 PM
1600 Burrstone Rd. | Utica, NY 13502
In a game show-style format, students and faculty will volunteer as contestants. They will be asked a series of questions about print and video news and also asked to view deep fake videos in an effort to distinguish what is real and fake. Every contestant will win a prize. Food will also be available.
Elizabeth Threadgill, Assistant Professor of English (firstname.lastname@example.org) &
Brett Orzechowski, Assistant Professor of Management and Media