The South Haven Audio system Collection is ready to current Dr. Lisa Schirch of the College of Notre Dame on Oct. 20. Schirch can be talking about one of the best and worst impacts of expertise on polarization and social cohesion in a presentation titled “How Expertise Each Will increase Polarization and Builds Bridges in a Divided United States Election Season.”
Drawing from her analysis, Dr. Schirch will use case research and examples to clarify how some expertise platforms encourage polarization. Her presentation may also embody an outline of recent expertise platforms that may construct better belief and care amongst Individuals.
“The South Haven Audio system Collection is happy to have an knowledgeable handle political polarization in a non-partisan means,” mentioned Julie Cowie, Vice-President of the South Haven Audio system Collection. “This subject captivated our board as we ready for the 2022 season and we’re thrilled to have an knowledgeable from the Kroc Institute handle this well timed subject.”
Dr. Schirch holds the Richard G. Starmann Sr. Endowed Chair in Peace Research on the Kroc Institute for Worldwide Peace Research on the College of Notre Dame. She can be Senior Fellow at Toda Peace Institute the place she directs the Institute’s “Social Media, Expertise, and Peacebuilding” program. The writer of 11 books, her most up-to-date is “Social Media Impacts on Battle and Democracy: The Techtonic Shift” (Routledge, 2021).
Dr. Schirch will current on the South Haven campus of Lake Michigan Faculty at 7 p.m. Doorways open at 6:30 p.m. and refreshments can be served. Admission is $10 on the door. College students, clergy, and academics are admitted free. The South Haven Audio system Collection is a 501(c)(3) non-profit group. For extra data, go to SouthHavenSpeakersSeries.org.