ORONO — Judith Rosenbaum, Alan Berry and Jennifer Bonnet will present “Beyond ‘fake news’: Digging into media literacy and cognitive bias” Monday, Nov. 4, from 4:45 - 6 p.m., in Fogler Library Classroom 1, at the University of Maine.
The free public workshop will include a lecture and hands-on activities. Participants will learn how to critically evaluate news production and consumption and explore how one’s preferences play a role in their news selection.
Rosenbaum is an associate professor in the University of Maine Department of Communication and Journalism, Berry is a doctoral student in the Department of Communication and Journalism, and Bonnet is a social sciences and humanities librarian at Fogler Library.
Attendance is first come, first served; space is limited.
For more information and to request a reasonable accommodation, contact Jen Bonnet, email@example.com, 207.581.3611.