"The Social Dilemma" Film Screening and Discussion

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Add to Calendar 2021-09-21 20:00:00 2021-09-21 22:00:00 "The Social Dilemma" Film Screening and Discussion Join the Center for the Study of Democracy and the St. Mary's College Library for a screening and post-film discussion of "The Social Dilemma" on Tuesday, September 21, 2021, at 8 p.m. in Cole Cinema. According to the film producers, "this documentary-drama hybrid explores the dangerous human impact of social networking, with tech experts sounding the alarm on their own creations." This program is part of the Media Literacy, Civic Engagement, and Democracy (MLCED) Project. The MLCED Project is a multiyear project to inform and engage the southern Maryland community on the important relationship between the media and American democracy. Our goal is to empower the community with the skills to critically evaluate and analyze information and participate as responsible citizens. You can find more information on the MLCED Project by visiting the Center for the Study of Democracy's website (https://www.smcm.edu/democracy/) or the SMCM Library (https://libguides.smcm.edu/medialiteracy). Please contact democracy@smcm.edu for additional information. Register at:  https://bit.ly/mlcedproject1  Note: Campus visitors must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and be able to present proof of vaccination upon request by College officials when attending indoor events or large gatherings outside when social distancing cannot be ensured. If campus visitors are not vaccinated or cannot show proof of vaccination, they must present proof of a negative COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours of arrival to campus. Face coverings must be always worn indoors. Campus Center Center for the Study of Democracy Kathy Grimes America/New_York public
Campus Center
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Cole Cinema
Free
Intended Audience
  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Students
  • General public

Join the Center for the Study of Democracy and the St. Mary's College Library for a screening and post-film discussion of "The Social Dilemma" on Tuesday, September 21, 2021, at 8 p.m. in Cole Cinema.

According to the film producers, "this documentary-drama hybrid explores the dangerous human impact of social networking, with tech experts sounding the alarm on their own creations."

This program is part of the Media Literacy, Civic Engagement, and Democracy (MLCED) Project. The MLCED Project is a multiyear project to inform and engage the southern Maryland community on the important relationship between the media and American democracy. Our goal is to empower the community with the skills to critically evaluate and analyze information and participate as responsible citizens.

You can find more information on the MLCED Project by visiting the Center for the Study of Democracy's website (https://www.smcm.edu/democracy/) or the SMCM Library (https://libguides.smcm.edu/medialiteracy). Please contact democracy@smcm.edu for additional information.

Register at:  https://bit.ly/mlcedproject1 

Note: Campus visitors must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and be able to present proof of vaccination upon request by College officials when attending indoor events or large gatherings outside when social distancing cannot be ensured. If campus visitors are not vaccinated or cannot show proof of vaccination, they must present proof of a negative COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours of arrival to campus. Face coverings must be always worn indoors.

Event Sponsor(s)
Center for the Study of Democracy
Kathy Grimes
kjgrimes@smcm.edu
2408956432
Event Group
Center for the Study of Democracy
Film