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Fake News, Misinformation, and Pseudoscience Workshop - Online Only - Brian Quinn, Jenni Jacobs Online

Virtual- entirely webbased live interaction, no face to face

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 to differentiate fake information from real information

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.

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

Date:
Friday, September 2, 2022
Time:
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Time Zone:
Central Time - US & Canada (change)
Online:
This is an online event. Event URL will be sent via registration email.
Audience:
  Undergrads, Graduates, Staff and Faculty  
Categories:
  Workshops  

Registration is required. There are 150 seats available.

Event Organizer

Brian Quinn
Jenni Jacobs
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Denise Caspell

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