Great Issues Committee LectureEvent Details: 7:00 p.m., March 26, Busch Student Center, Wool Ballroom, 20 N. Grand Blvd., Rooms 170-173, Lower Level, St. Louis, MO, 63103
|Pak has been a correspondent with MTV News for more than 10 years.|
The Great Issues Committee will host Su-chin Pak at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 26, in the Wool Ballroom in Busch Student Center. Pak will discuss "MTV, Gen X and Multiculturalism: The New American Consumer." During the lecture, she will address multiculturalism in the United States, how it is effecting our actions and beliefs, and changing what exactly it means to be American.
Pak is a veteran media personality and television host. She is currently an MTV News correspondent and host of the environmental news program, G Word on Planet Green, which airs on Discovery Networks. Pak is one of the most recognizable faces in the environmental media space and has focused much of her work on issues involving social change.
She currently spearheads two pro-social campaigns with MTV: "A Thin Line," a campaign focusing on the issue of cyberbullying, sexting, digital rights and the online drama that young people face today, and "Against Our Will," a yearlong campaign launched by MTVU that focuses on the issue of modern-day slavery and human trafficking in the United States.