Optional Computer-Assisted Reporting hands-on training

  • Event: 2016 Burlington Watchdog Workshop
  • Speaker: Alex Richards of Syracuse University
  • Date/Time: Sunday, Apr. 10 at 9:00am
  • Location: JeanMarie Academic Hall -- Room 142
  • Audio file: No audio file available.

Attend this hands-on workshop and learn how to use Excel, a powerful electronic spreadsheet for deadline and beat reporting on budgets, salaries, elections and more. Also learn how to dig deeper using the Internet and find valuable datasets for your stories.


NOTE: Registration is required for this session. Click here to sign up.

Speaker Bios

  • Alex is an assistant professor at Syracuse University's Newhouse School, where he teaches data journalism. He's a former IRE training director, and he has previously worked as a reporter and editor at the Chicago Tribune, NerdWallet, The Chronicle of Higher Education and the Las Vegas Sun, where he was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in 2011 and shared the Goldsmith Prize for investigative reporting. @alexrichards

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