Optional Computer-Assisted Reporting Training

  • Event: 2018 Portland Watchdog Workshop
  • Speaker: Cody Winchester of IRE and NICAR
  • Date/Time: Sunday, Apr. 15 at 9:00am
  • Location: White Stag Building - Floor 3R, Room 374
  • Audio file: No audio file available.

Attend this hands-on workshop and learn how to use Excel, a fairly simple but powerful spreadsheet application, to begin analyzing data for stories. We'll start from the beginning with basic formulas and work our way up to summarizing information using pivot tables and more. How do you think about data analysis as a journalist? How do you find the story within the columns and rows?

Class size is limited; register early to reserve a seat on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

Speaker Bios

  • Cody is a training director at Investigative Reporters & Editors. Before joining IRE, he worked at newspapers in Texas, Nebraska and South Dakota.

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