EVENT: Training to Learn in a Digital World

Training to Learn in a Digital World

Tess Posner is the Managing Director of SamaUSA, a national non-profit social enterprise based in San Francisco that trains low-income Americans how to find and succeed in online work. Tess built and launched the first SamaUSA program in 2013, and now oversees current programs and leads geographic and programmatic expansion efforts. Prior to this role, Tess managed education and employment programs in the Bay Area and New York City.

Free and open to the public. The CITRIS Research Exchange Seminar Series is a weekly dialogue highlighting leading voices on societal-scale research issues. Each one-hour seminar starts at 12pm Pacific time and is hosted live in the Banatao Auditorium at Sutardja Dai Hall on the UC Berkeley campus (*unless otherwise noted).

Live broadcast at http://video.citris.berkeley.edu/playlists/webcast/
Ask questions live on Twitter: #CITRISRE.  All talks may be viewed on CITRIS @ UC Berkley's YouTube channel.

CITRIS @ UC Merced will be hosting a live webcast of this event in the Willow Room, COB 322.

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UC Merced, COB 322
Wednesday, September 9, 2015 - 12:00pm