STEM Café: Online Aggression and What We Can Do About It

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Join us for monthly STEM Cafés – fun, casual gatherings where adults can eat, drink, and chat with STEM professionals about the latest scientific research. These events are FREE and open to the public. Food and drinks are available for purchase from our host restaurant.

Jessica Reyman, Associate Professor, NIU Department of English
Erika Sparby, Assistant Professor, Illinois State University
Kristen Myers, Director, NIU Center for the Study of Women, Gender and Sexuality and Distinguished Teaching Professor, NIU Sociology

Our speakers will discuss what harassment online really looks like, why typical advice about online harassment and aggression fails and how targets and witnesses of harassment can respond and manage their online communities.

Location:
Fatty’s Pub & Grill
1312 W Lincoln Hwy.
DeKalb, IL 60115

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