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Hutton Honors College

 — Indiana University

"Social Media, Privacy, and the Good Life"
The Poynter Center Presents
Deni Elliot

Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013, 4-5:30 p.m.
The Poynter Center for the Study of Ethics and American Institutions (618 E. Third St.)
SIGN-UP REQUIRED: See details below

Technology has made it possible for us to be more connected than ever before. The cost is our privacy. How to best balance those two important aspects of human life—connection and privacy—can be found in what counts as the good life.

Guest speaker Deni Elliot is director and professor of the Department of Journalism and Media Studies at the University of South Florida, St. Petersburg. She also holds the Eleanor Poynter Jamison Chair in Media Ethics and Press Policy and serves as the campus ombuds. She is chair of the Executive Board of the Association for Practical and Professional Ethics, an interdisciplinary international association whose offices are housed in the Poynter Center at IU. Elliot holds a B.A. in communication from the University of Maryland, an M.A. in philosophy from Wayne State University, and an interdisciplinary Ed.D. in philosophy of education from Harvard with work at the Kennedy School of Government in the departments of Philosophy and Law School and the Graduate School of Education.

SIGN-UP INFO: If you are interested in attending this event, please check your schedule to make sure you are available for the entire event and email Emma Young (, indicating you wish to sign up for the "Social Media" program. This program is co-sponsored by The Association for Practical and Professional Ethics, the Hutton Honors College, The Poynter Center for the Study of Ethics and American Institutions, and the Wells Scholars Program.

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