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Fake News and the Media


 Dr. Len Apcar with LSU’s Reilley Center for Media and Public Affiars will give a presentation on the problem with fake news and the media. The presentation will be given Tuesday, February 5th at the Louisiana State Archives. Apcar, a professional-in-residence at LSU, previously worked for the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal as a reporter, web editor, Washington editor and an Asia editor in a career that has spanned nearly 40 years. Apcar also holds the Wendell Gray Switzer Jr. Endowed Chair in Media Literay at LSU and has given this talk across the state to various civic and educational groups.