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Faking Out Fake News

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Eugene McDermott Library (MC), MC 2.524
800 W. Campbell Road, Richardson, Texas 75080-3021

Fake news is as pervasive as the flu and has had an immeasurable impact in discussion spaces with the potential for disruption in the political sphere and healthcare fields. This workshop will help you identify fake news, recognize different types of fake news and utilize critical thinking skills to evaluate information sources to combat the outbreak of fake news.

UTD strives to create inclusive and accessible events in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). If you require an accommodation to fully participate in this event, please contact the event coordinator (listed below) at least 10 business days prior to the event. If you have any additional questions, please email and the AccessAbility Resource Center at

Event Type

Campus & Community, Lectures & Workshops

Target Audience

Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students, International Students


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McDermott Library
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