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Identity in the Digital Age - Dr. Shayla Thiel-Stern

October 11, 2013

Communication Arts, Benedictine University Library, Task Force on General Education, CTLE and International Affairs are excited to have Dr. Shayla Thiel-Stern, Assistant Professor of Mass Communication at the University of Minnesota visiting the BenU campus on Thursday, October 17.  

Dr. Thiel-Stern will be speaking at three events:

  • A lunchtime session for faculty exploring social media in the context of teaching and learning,
  • At 4:00 pm an afternoon student panel discussion in the Coal Ben about how students are using social media including what applications they are using, and
  • At 6:30 pm a reception and presentation in the Krasa Presentation Room focusing on Dr. Thiel-Stern's research, including her recent work on how young people are using mobile technology.

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