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External Event: Friends of the Facts – A News Literacy Fair

June 27 & 28
Memorial Union

You’re Invited

  • Meet and learn from national experts in the field of news literacy
  • Brainstorm with other teachers, librarians and community leaders
  • Learn about curricula and programming you can adapt
  • How to teach news literacy

For more information and to register, visit:
https://cvent.me/qMen2l

What we’ll talk about:

  • How to spot misinformation and disinformation
  • How to identify “deep fakes” and what to do about them
  • How to identify reliable sources
  • How to teach news literacy
  • How to talk to friends and relatives who are posting
  • How to start your own news literacy program — and get funding for it

Who will be talking:

  • Authors on news literacy
  • Student winners of a
    Reynolds Journalism Institute contest on news literacy
  • Leaders of internationally recognized news literacy
    organizations
  • Student winners of a
    Reynolds Journalism Institute contest on news literacy
  • Law and policy makers
  • You! Tell us what you are seeing/hearing in your own communities