Media Landscapes: Critical Thinking and Evaluating Information

With the staggering amount of information being created and shared today, how can we strengthen our skills to separate truth and fact from misinformation, disinformation, or mal-information?  When information changes quickly, how can we grow our ability to make decisions based on the most accurate and trusted sources we have at the time?  Come to gain ideas and practices to improve your information literacy.

Lisa Hinz

Extension Educator, Leadership and Civic Engagement, University of Minnesota Extension Center for Community Vitality

Lisa Hinz is an Extension Educator with the University of Minnesota Extension specializing in Leadership and Civic Engagement.  Lisa works with public and community-minded individuals and organizations, providing workshops on leadership, facilitation, and public participation.  Her expertise includes personal leadership styles, team building, using strengths and assets to strengthen community, and effective group and community involvement processes.  Helping people build their skills and insights for working together more effectively is her focus.

hinzx001@umn.edu


May 5, 2021 -1:00-2:00 PM