The IPS provides a forum for students to engage a variety of political issues impacting their lives. The primary activity of the IPS is to host events that bring topic experts on campus to share their knowledge with our community.
Sept. 20Constitution Day Event - Media Literacy in the Age of Trump. Guest speaker: Dr. Edward J. Harpham, UT Dallas
Oct. 11 Media Coverage of the American Presidency Guest speaker: Dr. Matthew Eshbaugh-Soha, UNT
Nov. 6 TED Talks: Media and Democracy Guest speakers: Clay Shirky and Pia Mancini
Feb. 19 President's Day Event - Political Women and the Media Co-sponsored by the Brookhaven IGNITE Club Guest speaker: Dr. Michele Lockhart, UT Dallas
March 7The Media, Free Speech and Hate Speech Co-sponsored by the Brookhaven IGNITE Club Guest speaker: Dr. Rita Kirk, SMU
March 28 Film Event and Panel Discussion: Good Night, and Good Luck Co-sponsored by the Brookhaven History Department
April 11 Politics within the Media