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Lunch and Learn: An Open Conversation about Bullying and Social Media

Wednesday, 21 October, 2015

The UT Libraries Diversity Committee and Office for Diversity and Inclusion is hosting a series of "Lunch and Learn" discussions surrounding the theme of difficult conversations.

The second Lunch and Learn will be held at noon on Wednesday, October 21, in room 605 of John C. Hodges Library. The facilitator will be Dr. Ferlin McGaskey, Assistant Director of the Tennessee Teaching and Learning Center. Dr. McGaskey will facilitate a discussion on bullying in social media and what affect these digital discussions have on current and ongoing difficult conversations regarding civil unrest.

Dr. McGaskey has a Ph.D. in Higher Education from the University of Tennessee. His research interests include the academic, personal, and professional experiences of graduate students with a particular focus on international and students of color.

Please join us on October 21 for this thought-provoking discussions. Bring your lunch; snacks provided.

The Lunch and Learn Series will resume in Spring 2016. 

The Lunch and Learn Series is sponsored by the Council for Diversity and Interculturalism.




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