Past Event! Note: this event has already taken place.

When: Wednesday, February 26th, 2020
Time: 12:00 pm — 4:00 pm
Location:Richcraft Hall, Second floor conference rooms
Audience:Carleton Community, Faculty, Media, Prospective Students

How do young people experience social interactions and community online? It’s best to ask them directly.

Dale Spencer, Associate Professor in the Department of Law and Legal Studies and winner of the FPA Research Excellence Award, will host this event looking at how young people engage with digital worlds. The symposium has two distinct portions:


12:00 – 1:00 PM Public session about the Youth Neotribes, and Digital Worlds Research Project featuring a presentation by Dale Spencer

Open to all. Faculty members, students and media are encouraged to attend.



1:00 – 4:00 PM Youth Input and Feedback Session 

Open to young people 19 and under who are interested in sharing their experiences with digital worlds. Join us to discuss your experiences interacting online.

Advance registration is required. $25 will be provided to registered youth participants. 

Register (Both/Youth Only)


This event is part of FPA Research Series. FPA Research Series

Should you require disability-related accommodations, please contact by Wednesday, February 19th. The event venue is accessible.