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Fake News, Misinformation, and Pseudoscience Workshop - Brian Quinn

In Library Lab 150 - Face to Face Presentation

There are only 30 computers available in our lab, we advise that if your are able to bring your own laptop or device.

Learning Outcomes:

1. Students will understand what fake news and pseudoscience are 

2. Students will learn the characteristics of fake news and pseudoscience and how they are created 

3. Students will learn how to differentiate fake information from real information 

Abstract:

With the advent of web technology, it has become increasingly difficult to distinguish fake news and pseudoscience from legitimate information sources. This workshop focuses on how fake news and pseudoscience are created and spread, and how you can distinguish them from reputable information. You will learn principles that can be applied and what you can do to stop misinformation from spreading. 

If you wish to view this as a distance student please contact Brian Quinn - brian.quinn@ttu.edu

Related LibGuide: Fake News, Misinformation, Propaganda, and Pseudoscience by Brian Quinn

Date:
Friday, April 10, 2020
Time:
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location:
Lab 150
Campus:
University Library
Audience:
  Faculty     Graduates  
Categories:
  Workshops  
Registrations open at 2:00pm Friday, March 13, 2020

Event Organizer

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Denise Caspell

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