Being scrappy: Doing data journalism as a team of one

  • Event: 2019 CAR Conference
  • Speakers: Taeler De Haes of WEWS-Cleveland; Moiz Syed of ProPublica
  • Date/Time: Saturday, Mar. 9 at 10:15am
  • Location: Del Mar
  • Audio file: No audio file available.

In many small to medium-sized newsrooms, you could find yourself the only person doing data or interactive journalism. In this NICAR Commons session, we will share tips, tricks and strategies that will help get your data stories published as a team of one. We will also discuss suitable project types that a one-person or scrappy small team is much more efficient at getting done.

Speaker Bios

  • Taeler De Haes is an investigative reporter at ABC 5 in Cleveland. She is a proud Mizzou Tiger and Texan. Aside from serving as a watchdog in The Land, Taeler loves all things fitness. She is a bodybuilder, powerlifter and group fitness instructor. 

  • Moiz Syed is a journalist, designer and developer on ProPublica's news apps team, covering the federal government. Previously he worked at The Intercept and the Wikimedia Foundation. @moizsyed

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