Mobilizing for breaking news

  • Event: 2014 New York Watchdog Workshop
  • Speakers: Matthew Doig of USA TODAY Network; Jennifer Forsyth of The Wall Street Journal
  • Date/Time: Friday, Jan. 24 at 11:15am
  • Location: Newsroom - 3rd Floor
  • Audio file: No audio file available.

Speaker Bios

  • Jennifer is deputy chief of investigations for The Wall Street Journal. In that position she helps manage a team of 8 reporters, 6 data specialists, a news researcher, a graphics editor and a videographer. Most recently she has managed a 3-year data driven probe of derelict health care on Native American reservations. She helped to run the Journal's coverage of Trump's hush money, for which the team won the Pulitzer prize for national reporting. 

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