Fake News! Read All About It!
Monday, October 9, 6:30pm, Community Room
Dr. Brian Thoms, Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Information Technology, will present on issues surrounding fake news. While the subject has received wide-spread attention in the run-up to the 2016 U.S. presidential election and post-election, the concept has been around for centuries and refers to the deliberate publication of misinformation and/or hoaxes in mainstream media.