Northeast Region · November 8th

Global Media Literacy Education: Panel Discussion

Event Details:
Thursday, November 8th, 2:00 PM
Wisser Library: 3rd floor conference room
Northern Boulevard, Old Westbury, NY 11568
https://sites.google.com/a/fulbrightmail.org/mlw/ 

Event Description:
Panel discussion

Contact Information:
Melda N Yildiz, Melda.Yildiz@Fulbrightmail.org
https://goo.gl/forms/9nPotUUrlGzm87X22

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Master-of-Science-in-Instructional-Technology-NYIT-385036671663008/

Northeast Region · November 8th

Capturing America

Event Details:
Thursday, November 8th, 2:00 PM
Faculty Technology Center, McEwen 215
Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY

Event Description:
All members of the Hofstra University are invited to discuss how we “capture America” through our use of social media. Media Literacy week will culminate in a roundtable discussion of images, video, and text submitted to @hofmedialiteracy on Instagram.

Contact Information:
Instagram:@hofmedialiteracy

National Events · Northeast Region · November 8th

Mystery Lab: Media Literacy Edition

Event Details:
Thursday, November 8th, 4:00 PM
Albany Public Library
105 Schuyler St | Albany, NY 12202
https://albanypubliclibrary.libcal.com/event/4562096

Event Description:
Mystery Lab: Media Literacy Edition. Think you can identify fake news? Have what it takes to report on a story? Come test your skills using a range of methods including video games, research challenges, and hands on activities. For tweens and teens.

Contact Information:
Tor Loney, Librarian
loneyt@albanypubliclibrary.org

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Twitter: @@AlbanyNYLibrary

National Events · Northeast Region · November 7th · November 8th

Can You Spot Fake News?

Event Details:
Thursday, November 7th, 4:30 PM
Carbone Auditorium
Utica College
1600 Burrstone Rd. | Utica, NY 13502

Event Description:
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.

Contact Information:
Elizabeth Threadgill, Assistant Professor of English (ejthread@utica.edu) &
Brett Orzechowski, Assistant Professor of Management and Media
https://www.utica.edu
Twitter: @ejthread
Twitter: @uticacollege
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/uticacollege/

National Events · Northeast Region · November 8th

Media Literacy: Online Safety for Teens

Event Details:
Thursday, November 8th, 5:00 PM
Community Room
Norfolk Public Library
139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056
https://norfolkpl.assabetinteractive.com/calendar/media-literacy-online-safety-for-teens/

Event Description:
Learn how to keep your personal information safe on social media with Norfolk Community Television (NCTV) and Norfolk PD’s Officer Michelle Palladini. Pizza will be provided! Grades 6-12
https://norfolkpl.assabetinteractive.com/calendar/media-literacy-online-safety-for-teens/

Contact Information:
Katy Woodhams, Executive Director
katy@norfolkcable.com
(508) 520-2780
https://norfolkcable.com/
Twitter: @norfolkcable
Instagram: @norfolkcable
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NorfolkCable/

National Events · Northeast Region · November 8th

Media Literacy: Facebook

Event Details:
Thursday, November 8th, 1:00 PM
Community Room
Norfolk Public Library
139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056
https://norfolkpl.assabetinteractive.com/calendar/media-literacy-facebook/

Event Description:
Norfolk Community Television (NCTV) will be at the library to help you learn the ins and outs of Facebook. There will be a general presentation as well as a q & a session where everyone will be able to ask their own specific questions. If you are having trouble with Facebook on a particular device please feel free to bring that with you. https://norfolkpl.assabetinteractive.com/calendar/media-literacy-facebook/ 

Contact Information:
Katy Woodhams, Executive Director
katy@norfolkcable.com
(508) 520-2780
https://norfolkcable.com/
Twitter: @norfolkcable
Instagram: @norfolkcable
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NorfolkCable/

National Events · November 8th · Pacific States Region

Muirlands After School Program

Event Details:
Thursday, November 8th, 10:30 AM
Muirlands Middle School
1056 Nautilus St
La Jolla, CA 92037
https://www.ljradiotv.com/

Event Description:
At Muirlands Middle School, Outside the Lens educators run a daily media elective class and dynamic after-school programs. All students in either program are expected to leave the middle school with powerful photo and video skills that will prove beneficial as they advance.

Contact Information:
lucy@outsidethelens.org
https://www.outsidethelens.org/
Twitter: @outsidethelens
Instagram: @outsidethelens
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/OutsideTheLens/