Free Training: Intro to Data Journalism with the Center for Investigative Reporting

Reveal/The Center for Investigative Reporting will be coming to North Carolina June 18-19 to train journalists and students in the art of data reporting. Emmanuel Martinez, data reporter for Reveal/CIR, will lead the training. Martinez is the lead data journalist in Reveal’s ongoing coverage of┬ámodern-day redlining, which includes complex statistical analyses touching nearly every mortgage application in the country. Martinez will work with journalists on […]

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The state of data in newsrooms: findings and recommendations

The following is a condensed version of a report by Melody Kramer that was written for the Carolina Data Desk, which is part of the UNC School of Media and Journalism‘s Reese News Lab, and funded by the Center for Innovation & Sustainability in Local Media. Names and organizations have been made anonymous for privacy reasons. Kramer interviewed journalists and civic hackers both inside and […]

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