Media Literacy Week Events · Northeast Region · November 8th

“The Problem with Apu” Film Screening and Panel

Event Details:
November 8th, 2018, 12:00 PM
The Penn State University, Brandywine
https://brandywine.psu.edu/events

Event Description:
Short Pre-viewing Panel, showing the film while enjoying the Pizza, Panel featuring local community leader, Chetana R. Narasimhajois with questions following the viewing. The Civic and Community Engagement , Psychology, HDFS and Communications Arts and Sciences classes, and Multicultural Club members will attend.

Contact Information:
Lynn Hartle, Ph.D Professor of Education, CIVCM minor campus advisor
lch1@psu.edu

Media Literacy Week Events · Northeast Region · November 8th

“The Problem with Apu”: Screening + Discussion

Event Details:
November 8th, 2018, 6:00 PM
Notre Dame of Maryland University
Knott Auditorium
4701 N. Charles St
Baltimore, MD 21210

Event Description:
We will be screening the film and having an audience discussion with Dr. Pamela O’Brien and Dr. Jennifer Erdman regarding the messages discussed in the film. Special attention will be paid to the possibility that the show may be removing the character in the coming season.

Contact Information:
Dr. Pamela O’Brien
Associate Professor
pobrien@ndm.edu

Twitter:
#probwithapundmu

Media Literacy Week Events · November 8th · Southeast Region

Social Media and Teens Podcast Program

Event Details:
Thursday, November 8th,1:00PM
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library
Charlotte Learning Academy
Charlotte, NC
https://www.cmlibrary.org

Event Description:
Teens will select topics of interest related to social media awareness and discover how to utilize podcast kits to record their own podcast.

Contact Information:
Jimmeka Anderson
janderson@cmlibrary.org

Twitter:
@cmlibrary

Media Literacy Week Events · Midwest Region · November 8th

Fighting Fake: The Case for News Literacy

Event Details:
November 8th, 6:30 PM
The Kranzberg
501 N Grand Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63103
Gateway Media Literacy Partners
https://www.gmlpstl.org/media-literacy-week-2018

Event Description:
Join GMLP and headline speaker Peter Adams from New Literacy Project in Chicago for an evening of news literacy, food, and a cash bar! Peter will discuss the concept of news literacy and make the case for incorporating news literacy into our curriculums. All are welcome! This event is free and open to the public.

Contact Information:
Donnell Probst, Vice President vp@gmlpstl.org
Twitter: @gmlpstl

 

Media Literacy Week Events · November 8th · Pacific States Region

News Salon

Event Details:
Thursday, November 8th, 11:00am
California State University, Northridge
Oviatt Library
Ferman Presentation Room
18111 Nordhoff St.
Northridge, CA 91330
https://www.csun.edu/mike-curb-arts-media-communication/journalism

Event Description:
During Media Literacy Week, put down your digital device and pick up a newspaper to discuss and debate current events with friends and classmates. Students in the Journalism Department’s newly-created Jour 365 News Literacy course are facilitating a news salon in the Oviatt Library Commons. Come hang out between classes to learn news literacy strategies and exchange your perspective about politics, culture and the arts. Share your experience by posting photos, videos and comments on social media: #MediaLitWk |@MediaLiteracyED

Contact Information:

Twitter:
#MediaLitWk

Media Literacy Week Events · November 8th · Southeast Region

Open House

Event Details:
Thursday, November 8th, 6:00pm
AOC Community Media
101 Jefferson Street, Suite 100
Lafayette, LA 70501
http://www.aocinc.org/media-literacy-program

Event Description:
AOC Community Media open house.

Contact Information:
Christy Tracie
Education Coordinator
ctracie@aocinc.org
(337) 232-4434 ext. 113

Twitter:

#medialitwk

Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/AOCCommunityMedia/

Instagram:
https://www.instagram.com/aoccommunitymedia/

Media Literacy Week Events · Northeast Region · November 8th

Film Screening: Celling Your Soul

Event Details:
Thursday, November 8th 7:00pm
Manhattanville College
Berman Theater
2900 Purchase St.
Purchase, NY 10577
http://cellingyoursoul.bullfrogcommunities.com/

Event Description:
Film Screening of the award winning documentary Celling Your Soul with a follow-up Q & A with film director and producer Joni Siani.

Contact Information:
Heidi Raker
PR / Communication
(914) 323-5464
heidi@rgnarrative.com

Twitter:
@cellingyoursoulmovie

Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/cellingyoursoul/