Communications Education in the Social Media Age: Can Johnny and Susie Still Right Write?
When: Feb 9, 6:30 p.m. networking and coffee; 7-8:30 p.m. panel program
Where: Seattle Times auditorium, 1120 John St., Seattle
What: Are today’s colleges putting too much emphasis on technological training and related skills at the expense of basic communication concepts such as reading, writing and public speaking? Join the Association for Women in Communications Seattle Professional Chapter for a panel discussion about this concern and its implications for our future. Panelists include Karen Rathe, University of Washington; Mara Adelman, Seattle University; Patti Jones, Shoreline Community College; Shauna Causey, Google’s Ant’s Eye View; Daniel Whitney, Microsoft; and Nicole Breitenstein, intern with Orthopedic Reconstructive Total Joint.
Cost: $10 AWC members, $15 nonmembers, $10 students
Event phone: 425-280-1968 or [email protected]
Event website: www.seattleawc.org