Events Archive

Head to Toe Conference

Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 2:45pm - 3:45pm

Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town, 800 Rio Grande Blvd. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104

MLP's Jessica Collins will be presenting a session called, "Health and Marketing: Media Literacy and our Youth" at the Head to Toe conference in Albuquerque for people working to improve student health and academic success. In addition to Collins' presentation on April 30, the conference runs from April 29 to May 1.

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Media Justice Forum

Saturday, April 26, 2014 - 10:00am - 3:00pm

Join MLP and our community partners for our 2014 Media Justice Forum at the Media Arts Collaborative Charter School. The forum is free, open to the public, and provides lunch. Come learn more about all the great media justice work that is being done in Albuquerque. We will have panels and various hands-on workshops.

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Digital Justice Coalition Meeting

Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

TBA

New Mexico's Digital Justice Coalition (DJC) is a collective of community organizations in New Mexico who come together to work on media justice issues.DJC is based on the belief that communication is an essential human need and a fundamental human right.

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Albuquerque City Council Vote for MLP's Responsible Speech Memorial

Monday, April 21, 2014 - 5:00pm

Vincent E. Griego Council Chambers, basement level of Albuquerque/Bernalillo County Government Center, One Civic Plaza.

MLP's Responsible Speech Memorial is voted on by City Council. This memorial affirms Albuquerque's support for journalists who chose to use responsible speech in their reporting. We need you to attend this City Council meeting to show your support for the memorial and speak at the meeting. Please arrive around 4:30 p.m. to make sure you get a seat and to sign up to speak at the meeting.

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Privacy, Surveillance, and Human Rights Training

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

University of New Mexico campus

Fiesta Room A

This training will explain privacy and surveillance issues, from NSA spying to online data collection to surveillance in our communities, and how these issues relate to social justice work. Attendees will come away with a strong understanding of how their communities are being surveilled and how to better protect themselves. The training is free and open to the public.

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MLP Board of Advisors Meeting

Saturday, April 12, 2014 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Media Literacy Project's office

Media Literacy Project's Board of Advisors will meet with executive director Andrea Quijada.

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YWCA's Women on the Move Awards

Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Albuquerque Museum of Art and History

200 Mountain Road NW

Media Literacy Project is so proud of its board members! Jenny Metzler, MLP board member, will be honored with the Woman to be Reckoned With award of the YWCA's Women on the Move awards.Two additional board members, Adriann Barboa and Roberta Rael, were nominated for awards.

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New Day Training

Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:15pm

2820 Ridgecrest Dr SE, Albuquerque

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Advertising and the End of the World

Monday, April 7, 2014 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm

Albuquerque Academy, Auditorium inside the Simms Center for the Performing Arts, 6400 Wyoming Blvd. NE, Albuquerque. Click here for a map of Albuquerque Academy campus.

Making the connection between society's high-consumption lifestyle and the environmental crisis, Sut Jhally forces us to evaluate the physical and material costs of the consumer society and how long we can maintain our present level of production. For more information about the film on which the presentation is based, click here.

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MLP's Responsible Speech Memorial Introduced to Albuquerque City Council

Monday, April 7, 2014 - 5:00pm

Vincent E. Griego Council Chambers, basement level of Albuquerque/Bernalillo County Government Center, One Civic Plaza.

MLP's Responsible Speech Memorial is introduced to City Council. This memorial affirms Albuquerque's support for journalists who chose to use responsible speech in their reporting. For more information, contact Alanna Offield at alanna [at] medialiteracyproject [dot] org.

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