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ITHACA, NY — It may be one of the last places in the world you’d expect to be interested in learning how to develop skills in critical thinking and media analysis. But when academics and researchers in Iran decided they needed help with that effort, they turned to two experts from Ithaca College: Cyndy Scheibe and Chris Sperry of Project...

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 ITHACA, NY — Educators will gather at Ithaca College July 16–20 to immerse themselves in the study of media literacy — and how they can pass along their learning to students at all grade levels. The Project Look Sharp Media Literacy Summer Institute offers five days of intensive instruction in the...

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 ITHACA, NY — The BP oil spill. Food security. Greenwashing. Bottled water. Genetically modified crops. Biofuels. Every day, Americans are becoming more and more bombarded with messages — often quite conflicting — about issues surrounding the environment and sustainability. To help young people learn how to sort through those messages, a media literacy program at Ithaca...

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 ITHACA, NY — The last nation in the world to receive television is asking Ithaca College to help its citizens become more media literate. Project Look Sharp, an initiative at the college that promotes media literacy, will work with the Kingdom of Bhutan as it attempts to enter into modernity in a conscious and thoughtful way that is...

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