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Cyr Hall • University of Maine at Fort Kent • 23 University Drive, Fort Kent, ME 04743

Scholars' Symposium Schedule of Events • April 20, 2018

Pre-Symposium Events & Deadlines

Date Time Location Person Event
Friday, March 23 12:00 PM Blake Library Sofia Birden Presentation, Poster, & Art Registration Deadline
Thursday, March 29 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM OMS 11 N/A Movie Screening
Thursday, April 5 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Nadeau Hall Conference Room Andrew Birden Presentation: “The Common Man’s Guide to Reliable News”
Monday, April 9 N/A Google Drive Rob Nalesnik 1st Poster Printing Deadline (Free Printing)
Monday, April 9 N/A Blake Library Sofia Birden Art Submission Deadline
Friday, April 13 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Nadeau Hall Conference Room N/A Movie: "Brainwashing My Father"
Friday, April 13 11:59 PM Online N/A Lunch Registration Deadline
Tuesday, April 17 12:00 PM Blake Library Sofia Birden 2nd Poster Printing Deadline (Pay to Print)
Thursday, April 19 12:30 PM Fox Auditorium TBA Fulbright Presentation on Citizen Participation and Social Media
Thursday, April 19 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Nadeau Hall Conference Room TBA Panel Discussion, entitled “Fake News” and Social to Follow
Friday, April 20 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Fox Auditorium N/A Scholars' Symposium

Symposium Day Schedule

The following is a tentative schedule of events for the 2018 Scholars' Symposium.
Event times and locations are subject to change.

Friday, April 20, 2018

Time Name of Event Location
9:00 - 9:05 AM Opening Remarks: President John Short Fox Auditorium
9:05 - 9:15 AM Video Presentation: Senator King Fox Auditorium
9:15 - 10:10 AM Cognitive Biases in Processing Media Misinformation: Josh Pasek Fox Auditorium
10:10 - 10:20 AM Student Awards Presentation: VPAA Dr. Steven Gammon Fox Auditorium
10:20 - 10:30 AM Break  
10:30 - 11:30 AM Student Presentation Breakout Session Fox Auditorium
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Lunch Nowland Hall
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM Posters & Artwork Presentation Sports Center