Media Advisory: Social Media and Democracy: Facebook and the 2019 election

Posted on Monday, March 12, 2018

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Fake news, false or misleading headlines on social media are become an international trend. A new research from the University of Ottawa and University of Oxford recently concluded that social media and the Internet were not responsible for creating ‘’ echo chambers’’.  Interested in learning more? Come and meet the experts.

Event: Social Media and Democracy: Facebook and the 2019 election

When: Wednesday, March 14th, 2018 at 11:30

Where: Fauteux Hall, Room 302 | Map

Panelists:

  • Elizabeth Dubois, Department of communication, Faculty of Arts
  • Michael Pal, Faculty of Law, Common Law Section
  • Elizabeth Judge Faculty of Law, Common Law Section

RSVP: Members of the media are asked to RSVP by email to karyne.vienneau@uottawa.ca

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