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Digital Bridge Building to Meet Critical Community Needs Through Strategic Partnership

Holbrook, Kirk and Singh, Alka and LeWinter, Justin and Eggert, Kenzie (2021) Digital Bridge Building to Meet Critical Community Needs Through Strategic Partnership. In: Community Engaged Scholarship Forum, March 2, 2021, Virtual.

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Abstract

This partnership engaged 12 seniors within the community by teaching computer skills to combat loneliness and isolation. Since the pandemic, digital literacy has become a necessity, especially for older adults. The challenge has been addressing the digital divide and engaging virtually due to limited skills or lack of access to technology.


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Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Lecture)
Creators/Authors:
CreatorsEmailPitt UsernameORCID
Holbrook, Kirkkdh52@pitt.edukdh52
Singh, Alkaadsingh@pitt.eduadsingh
LeWinter, Justin
Eggert, Kenziekle39@pitt.edukle39
Centers: Other Centers, Institutes, Offices, or Units > Office of Community and Governmental Relations
Other Centers, Institutes, Offices, or Units > Office of the Provost
Date: 2 March 2021
Date Type: Completion
Event Title: Community Engaged Scholarship Forum
Event Dates: March 2, 2021
Event Type: Conference
Refereed: Yes
Official URL: http://cesf.pitt.edu
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Date Deposited: 03 Aug 2021 13:17
Last Modified: 03 Aug 2021 13:17
URI: http://d-scholarship.pitt.edu/id/eprint/41203

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