Designing for a Digital Age: The Use and Abuse of Digital Platforms

November 16, 2017,
4:00pm to 5:30pm

Open to: All instructors and academic support staff


How do issues of privacy, copyright, and plagiarism in a digital environment intersect with our use of digital tools such as or public sites such as WordPress, LinkedIn, or other social media? How do we remain ethical in our use of digital media and platforms and encourage our students to do so as well?

Join us for a discussion of ways we can remain true to our ethics while remaining technologically relevant. Bring your questions, ideas, and concerns.

Registration is not required, but please RSVP so we know how many people to expect. Light refreshments will be served.


Registration is unavailable. Registration closed on November 15, 2017 - 5:00pm.


College Writing Programs

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How do we equip ourselves and our students to navigate an increasingly complex information landscape? What are best practices that we can share regarding digital content creation, consumption, and dissemination?

This is a series of monthly informal discussions on the tools, ethics, implications, and effects of our choices in digital pedagogy. All are welcome!

Hosted by the Berkeley College Writing Programs and the Library.