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Supporting Student Development in a Digital Age

Social Media and Student Activism in Black Lives Matter Movement

Presenters: Ying-Tung (Ivy) Chou

This workshop aims to analyze cases of college students' digital activism on social media platforms in the Black Lives Matter movement. Through analyzing these cases through lens of student development theories, professionals who work directly with college students will gain a more updated understanding of students' collective identity development in digital spaces that are intertwined with the traditional college campus. The workshop will end with a discussion activity that encourages participants to reflect their roles in higher ed and how they can support students' activism on social media platforms.

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If you require an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact the Office for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion at diversity@pitt.edu by July 21

This workshop is a part of the 2021 Diversity Forum.

Dial-In Information

Zoom link and login information with be shared following registration

Wednesday, July 28 at 10:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Virtual Event

Supporting Student Development in a Digital Age

Social Media and Student Activism in Black Lives Matter Movement

Presenters: Ying-Tung (Ivy) Chou

This workshop aims to analyze cases of college students' digital activism on social media platforms in the Black Lives Matter movement. Through analyzing these cases through lens of student development theories, professionals who work directly with college students will gain a more updated understanding of students' collective identity development in digital spaces that are intertwined with the traditional college campus. The workshop will end with a discussion activity that encourages participants to reflect their roles in higher ed and how they can support students' activism on social media platforms.

Register

If you require an accommodation to participate in this event, please contact the Office for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion at diversity@pitt.edu by July 21

This workshop is a part of the 2021 Diversity Forum.

Dial-In Information

Zoom link and login information with be shared following registration

Wednesday, July 28 at 10:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Virtual Event

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Diversity

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