Workshops

2013-2014 Difficult Conversations: When Social Networking Gets Nasty: Destructive Communication on Social Network Sites
Date: Wednesday, September 25th, 2013
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Multipurpose/Activity Room of the Multicultural Center
Instructor(s): Guest Speaker

Description: The Difficult Conversation Series brings students, faculty, and staff together to discuss challenging issues based on both real and perceived differences. Small group discussions form the core of the program.

Dr. Bree McEwan, Communication, will provide a framework for addressing the implications of harmful messages and over-sharing on social media. When and why are people more likely to engage in aggressive behaviors online? What are the ramifications for senders? For receivers?

For further information email Debra Miretzky at d-miretzky@wiu.edu.

Registration Not Required