Web, search and social media for investigators

  • Event: 2017 East Lansing Watchdog Workshop
  • Speaker: Doug Haddix of IRE and NICAR
  • Date/Time: Saturday, Apr. 1 at 4:15pm
  • Location: Auditorium - Room 147
  • Audio file: Only members can listen to conference audio

Become a smarter, more efficient Web navigator to find just the information and sources you need, even on deadline. Tap into the power of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and other social media platforms and digital apps to spot trends, find sources and verify information.

Speaker Bios

  • Doug Haddix is executive director of Investigative Reporters and Editors. His 20-year newspaper career included a decade as investigative projects editor at The Columbus Dispatch and stints as city editor of daily newspapers in Scranton, Pa., and Danville, Ill. Before returning to IRE, where he previously worked as a training director, Haddix served as an assistant vice president at Ohio State University and director of the Kiplinger Program in Public Affairs Journalism. 

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