may, 2021

06may6:00 PM7:00 PMVirtual EventMedia Matters With Tyler Ryan From ABC Columbia6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Event Organized By: Gilbert-Summit Branch Library

be a smart news consumer


(Thursday) 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Event Details

ABC Columbia’s weatherman and co-host of Good Morning Columbia Tyler Ryan discusses the importance of being a smart news consumer in today’s digital age. Ryan will explore the historical role that media played in shaping today’s perceptions as well as its current state of news. We’ll also examine the role social media played with disinformation campaigns and how some social media platforms are designed to grab our attention. Learn how to be a responsible media-consumer by finding reputable sources, fact-checking data, not sharing articles blindly on social media and how to discern fact from opinion.


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Gilbert-Summit Branch Library(803) 785-5387 405 Broad Street, Gilbert, SC 29054


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