Civil Discourse
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Civil Discourse

Technology, Social Media and Civil Discourse

Part of a Duquesne University series on Civil Discourse sponsored by the Office of the President to explore the importance of respectful debate even on challenging topics.

Attendance is limited to the campus community, and registration is strongly encouraged.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018
3 - 4:30 p.m.
Power Center Ballroom

Reception following in Shepperson Suite

Moderated by Ken Gormley, president of Duquesne University, and Betsy Benson, publisher and vice president of Pittsburgh Magazine.
Your Brain and Technology: How Online Space Impacts Relationships, Empathy and Civility
Panelists:

Jeffrey A. Hall, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Communication Studies
University of Kansas

Reynol Junco, D.Ed.
Fellow
Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society at
Harvard University

Sara Konrath, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Indiana University Purdue University at Indianapolis

Modern Media & Civil Discourse: A View from the Trenches
Panelists:

Julie Grant
Reporter/Anchor/Legal Editor
KDKA-TV

Julian Routh
Reporter, Digital News
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette