Digging deeper with data and docs

  • Event: 2016 Anchorage Watchdog Workshop
  • Speaker: Nicole Vap of KUSA/9News Denver
  • Date/Time: Saturday, Oct. 1 at 2:00pm
  • Location: See printed schedule for room information
  • Audio file: Only members can listen to conference audio

Advice on developing a documents state of mind, navigating public records, understanding records retention schedules, exploring key records on a variety of beats, and becoming familiar with key national data sets to produce high-impact local stories.

Speaker Bios

  • Nicole Vap is director of investigative journalism for KUSA-TV and TEGNA. Her team has won multiple awards including the IRE Award, Sigma Delta Chi, National Edward R. Murrow award and the duPont-Columbia baton. Nicole lives in Denver with her husband, Drew, two daughters, and dog Trixie. @nicolevap

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