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Black History Month Event

In celebration of Black History Month, and in honor of Trayvon Martin, his mother, Sybrina Fulton will be hosting “From Pain to Purpose: The Time is Now to Own Democracy. See below for more details.

 

Congratulations to the “That’s My Jam” Contest Winner, Sadie Storm!

 

Her playlist, entitled “Game Day Ready,” will be featured on the Post University Official Spotify Account through the end of the Spring 2021 Semester. Follow Post University on Spotify to listen to her playlist. Reach out to Social Community Manager Mike Wynn (mwynn@post.edu) if you’re interested in helping to build playlists and promote the account.

 

Combating Disinformation and Misinformation

Struggle determining the difference between “fake news” and real news? Here are some basic steps we can all take in the fight to stop misinformation and disinformation:

  1. Recognize the power and influence of mass media.
  2. Check the source and date of publication.
  3. Look beyond the headline and image.
  4. Be aware of confirmation bias.
  5. Step our of your comfort zone.

For more information on how to take these precautions and how to be more cognizant of misinformation and disinformation, read the full blog below.

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