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Investigative Reporters and Editors is a grassroots nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the quality of journalism. We educate, empower and connect journalists across the globe, so we can live in a better, more informed world.

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Data bootcamp returns to CoMo 

Join us March 25-28 for a deep dive into Google Sheets on the campus of the Missouri School of Journalism in Columbia, Missouri!

IRE’s Data Journalism Bootcamp provides a broad foundation in finding, assessing and analyzing data for anyone interested in using these skills in the newsroom.

Current IRE membership required. Tickets cost $500-$1,250.

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NICAR24 heads to Baltimore 

Level up your data journalism skills at the 2024 NICAR Conference. Join us, March 7-10 in Baltimore! 

This annual data journalism conference is an opportunity to learn new reporting tools and techniques, connect with others in the industry and advance your career. Whether you’re completely new to data work or an experienced pro, there’s something for everyone. Check out the pre-reg classes and the rest of the schedule to plan your time at the conference.

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IRE Journal dives into education

The Q1 2024 edition of The IRE Journal looks at education — with tips for education beat coverage, investigative reporting on schools and lessons from the late Philip Meyer.

Print subscriptions to The Journal are included with IRE membership. Login to download a PDF of the current issue. Nonmembers may purchase digital copies. 

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IRE24: Going back to Cali

The 2024 IRE Conference is coming to Anaheim, California, June 20-23.

Register before April 22 to secure the early-bird registration discount. We are accepting IRE24 fellowship applications through April 1.

Exhibitors and recruiters applications are welcome, too. We can't wait to see you in Anaheim!

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Access essential resources for any journalist. With our extensive research library containing more than 25,000 investigative print and broadcast stories and more than 5,000 tipsheets from our national conferences, workshops and training, you'll have all the tools you need to get to the bottom of your story and the top of your field.


Learn the latest techniques of finding, understanding and reporting on stories with IRE. Explore training options across the globe and find an event that fits your schedule, whether it’s in person or online.

There’s more pressure than ever to rise above your competition.

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