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Virtual reality, augmented reality and 360 video are transforming the way storytellers and journalists engage news audiences in a wide range of topics including climate change. Merging cutting-edge technology and immersive storytelling, Chainon, former VR Producer at The New York Times and leader in the use of AR, VR, and 360o videos, will describe how content creators can use these tools to bring audiences closer to the issues they cover. Join us for a reception celebrating Metcalf’s 20th anniversary following this lecture.