Spotlight on Care: Empathy and the Internet

12:00-1:00pm Wednesday, September 25, 2019 The Commons
Presented by The Commons and the Center for Compassionate and Sustainable Communities, in collaboration with the Center for Faculty Development and Mentoring, Office of the Provost, the School of Social Welfare, Watkins Health Services, the College Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, the School of Public Affairs and Administration, the KU Public Management Center, and KU Counseling and Psychological Services.

Each Wednesday at noon at The Commons, the series will feature a different topic related to well-being and care and include a component of guided practice. The series aims to devote time to considering the ways we practice care as individuals, in communities, and as a campus, full of resources to broaden understanding. It will highlight a variety of aspects of well-being, with special attention to the expectations of higher education.

On September 25, the event will feature an exploration of ways in which the Internet can be used to spread empathy, build communities, and increase care in the face of disaster, presented by Yiwen Wu, graduate student in the School of Public Affairs and Administration.

Light snacks provided.

Of interest to:
All Ages, Faculty, General Public, Graduate students, Researchers, Staff, Undergraduate Students
Care & Well-being