Date: Thursday, March 7, 2019
Time: 4:30-7:30pm (movie at 5:30)
Location: Conference Room Big Screen
Special Guest: Jason Schmitt, director and producer (via video conference)
All are welcome to join us for a screening of Paywall: The Business of Scholarship, "a documentary which focuses on the need for open access to research and science." Read more about the movie here: https://paywallthemovie.com/paywall
We will provide pizza and popcorn.
Following the screening, director and producer Jason Schmitt will join a live Q&A session via video conference and broadcast to several other screening locations throughout NY state.
About Jason Schmitt, Producer and Director
Jason Schmitt serves as Chair of the Communication & Media Department at Clarkson University in Potsdam, NY. He concentrates his research on online education impacting a global audience, open access relating to academic publications, and media industry future trends. He has been a regular contributor toForbes, The Huffington Post, EdSurge, and Slate and is a regular on news outlets and radio for expert opinions revolving around societal implications associated with new media trends.
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Southeastern Movie Night!
Paywall: The Business of Scholarship
Thursday, March 7, 4:30-7:30pm
movie starts at 5:30, discussion to follow
Southeastern Conference Room
Pizza & popcorn on us!