IRE Training Events
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The best in the business will gather for more than 100 panels, hands-on classes and special presentations about covering business, public safety, government, health care, education, the military, the environment and other key beats. Speakers will share strategies for locating documents and gaining access to public records, finding the best stories and managing investigations. Join the discussion about how to practice investigative journalism in print, broadcast, Web and alternative newsroom models.
Hosts: Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University; Native American Journalists Association
IRE and Donald W. Reynolds National Center for Business Journalism co-present this free workshop in Phoenix: Accountability in Indian Country - Be a Better Business Watchdog.
This workshop precedes the Native American Journalists Association (NAJA) Convention in neighboring Tempe, Ariz.
Even if you've never touched an Excel spreadsheet before, you will leave this hands-on workshop with the skills you need to begin analyzing the wealth of information available in public databases about businesses.
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Learn how to acquire electronic information, use spreadsheets and databases to analyze the information and translate that information into high-impact stories. In addition, NICAR provides follow-up help when participants return to their news organizations.
Learn how to uncover interesting news stories by mapping data with geographic information system (GIS) software during our intensive mini-boot camps.