Pizza and a movie: Paywall, the business of scholarshipExport this event to calendar

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 — 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM EDT

Enjoy some pizza while you learn more about the costs of scholarship in the movie Paywall: The business of scholarship.

From the producer:

“Paywall: The Business of Scholarship is a documentary which focuses on the need for open access to research and science, questions the rationale behind the $25.2 billion a year that flows into for-profit academic publishers, examines the 35-40% profit margin associated with the top academic publisher Elsevier and looks at how that profit margin is often greater than some of the most profitable tech companies like Apple, Facebook and Google.”

View the trailer.

Cost 
FREE!
Location 
SLC - Student Life Centre
Great Hall
200 University Avenue West

Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1
Canada
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