Louisiana State University

ART AT LUNCH: The Power of Digital Storytelling

ART AT LUNCH: The Power of Digital Storytelling: Building Community and Making an imPACt


Wednesday, April 24 at 12 PM

Free to attend

LSU Professor Dr. Tyrslai M. Williams-Carter delves into the transformative potential of leveraging digital platforms to tell compelling stories and foster community engagement in STEM fields.. Bring a lunch—we’ll supply water and sodas.

 

Tyrslai M. Williams-Carter, PhD

Assistant Professor of Research LSU School of Education Assistant Dean of Mentoring, Education, and Research Strategic Initiatives of the Pinkie Gordon Lane Graduate School Louisiana State University

About this program In "The Power of Digital Storytelling: Building Community and Making an imPACt," Dr. Tyrslai M. Williams-Carter delves into the transformative potential of leveraging digital platforms to tell compelling stories and foster community engagement in STEM fields. Through an exploration of various digital techniques, the talk highlights how LS-PAC MODELS, a program founded to connect STEM students with mentors across the nation, has transcended geographical boundaries and created meaningful connections among diverse groups. By sharing real-world examples and success stories, the speaker demonstrates how digital media has empowered the work of the LS-PAC MODELS Center to build inclusive communities, amplify voices, and drive positive social impact. Furthermore, the lecture emphasizes the importance of authenticity, empathy, and collaboration in crafting impactful narratives that resonate with people on a deep and personal level. This lecture will share the significance of stepping outside of your comfort zone to inspire change, foster empathy, and strengthen communities in today's interconnected world.

Wednesday, April 24 at 12:00pm

Shaw Center for the Arts, LSU Museum of Art, 3rd floor
100 Lafayette St, Baton Rouge, LA 70801

Event Type

Lectures & Presentations, Arts & Culture

Target Audience

General Public

Website

https://www.lsumoa.org/calendar-1/art...

Cost

free

Department
LSU Museum of Art
Hashtag

#lsumoa

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