UWW Social Justice Residency Panel Discussion "Just the Facts: The Role of Media in Democracy"

Friday, September 15, 2017 (All day)

University Without Walls (UWW) presents "Just the Facts: The Role of Media in Democracy" Panel Discussion moderated by Mari Castaneda, Professor in the UMass Amherst Department of Communication

6:30-8:30pm – UMass Center at Springfield

Panelists include: Natalia Munoz, Verdant Multicultural Media; Allison Butler, UMass Amherst Department of Communication; Carlos McBride, NEPR host/Media Lab; Raz Sibii, UMass Amherst Journalism Department & Department of Communication; and Demetria Shabazz, UMass Amherst Department of Communication.

The Panel Discussion is part of UWW's 3-day conference designed to generate and continue discussion around the division within the United States.  The conference theme of “Participatory Democracy: Engaging Across Divides” reflects that expectation.