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Google Hangout tomorrow: Investigating on the sports beat

Join IRE on a Google+ Hangout for a discussion on investigating local sports, Wednesday at 10 a.m. Eastern Time.

  • Kevin Blackistone, University of Maryland professor and frequent ESPN panelist, will moderate a discussion including:
  • Eric Prisbell, National College Basketball Writer at USA Today
  • Amy Shipley, Reporter at the South Florida Sun Sentinel
  • Scott Reid, Reporter at The Orange County Register

Drawing on the issues presented in the latest IRE Journal, the discussion will focus on the need for investigative reporting in local sports, techniques for finding stories and balancing investigative work with beat reporting.

Tune in here at 10 a.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday to see the discussion live and submit a question. Immediately following the end of the Google+ Hangout, a recording of the session will be available online. Click here to submit a question in advance of the hangout.

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