Media literacy expert Frank Baker will be giving a presentation this Saturday, May 17th, from 10:00-11:30 am at the Russell House. This presentation is part of the College of Mass Communications and Information Studies showcase during Spring Reunion weekend. If you would like more information, please refer to the attached press release, or contact Elaine Taylor at email@example.com.
Please join us for this presentation
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Literacy Expert Frank Baker, Dean Charles Bierbauer to Present
During the University of South Carolina’s Spring Reunion Weekend
Frank Baker, award-winning media literacy educator and consultant, will be featured during the
Baker’s presentation, “Media Literacy: Advice for 21st Century Parents and Grandparents,” is scheduled for May 17th from until in Russell House. Baker’s first book, Coming Distractions: Questioning Movies, was published in January of 2007 by Capstone Press. The National Cable Television Association recognized Baker for his work in June of 2007, honoring him with the Leaders in Learning Award.
“We are delighted to present Frank Baker as part of our college’s reunion showcase. His expertise and advice is extremely relevant to concerns we share as parents, caretakers and educators,” said Terry Dixon, Director of Development for the college. “Frank will open our eyes about the importance of encouraging our children to think critically about what they see on TV and in the media.”
Charles Bierbauer, Dean of the
A reception for alumni and friends is scheduled for May 16th from to in the Frank McGuire Room of the Athletic Practice Facility.
To register for any of these events, please contact Elaine Taylor at 803-777-7118 or firstname.lastname@example.org.