Wednesday, November 8

San Francisco Public Library

The AJ+ Approach to the News

6 p.m. PT

San Francisco Main Library – 5th Floor Learning Studio, 100 Larkin St.

San Francisco, CA 94102

Since 2014, online news source AJ+ has been informing viewers on global topics. Three team members will discuss how this project fits into today’s media landscape. The program will include a short screening of AJ+ material and time for questions from the audience.

We’ll be hearing from Hadley Robinson, Head of Social Publishing; Mitchell Williams, Senior Producer; and Nadine Sebai, Researcher/Producer.

Child Abuse Prevention Services – CAPS

Power Up: A Workshop for MS & HS Educators

4:30 p.m. ET

Molloy College, Media Lab, 104A Wilbur Hall

Rockville Centre, New York

Interactive 1 1/2 hour multi-media workshop for MS & HS educators on CAPS Internet safety/cyberbully/media literacy classroom programs.

Celling Your Soul Screening and Panel Discussion

Montclair State University School of Communication and Media

2:30 PM ET

Montclair State University
SCM 1040
Montclair, NJ 07043

Celling Your Soul takes viewers on a personal journey with a group of high school and college students who, through a digital cleanse, discover the power of authentic human connectivity. Does there exist an app or piece of technology that can replace the benefits of human connection? Join us in celebrating the 3rd Annual National Media Literacy Week for a powerful and informative film screening and discussion of connecting in the digital world and our love/hate relationship with technology.