Virtual Speaker Series: Why Do We Fall for Fake News, and What Can Be Done About It?

When: January 26, 2021, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Where: Online
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The Penn State Alumni Association invites all alumni to take advantage of their virtual speaker session series. This session features Dr. S. Shyam Sundar, James P. Jimirro Professor of Media Effects and founding director of Media Effects Research Laboratory at Penn State. Dr. Sundar will talk about his work regarding the psychology of our susceptibility to online misinformation and solutions as it relates to modern media.