2019 College Park (MD) CAR Boot Camp

Hosted by: The Philip Merrill College of Journalism at the University of Maryland

IRE and the The Philip Merrill College of Journalism at the University of Maryland are offering a hands-on workshop October 12-15. You will learn how to acquire electronic information, use spreadsheets and databases to analyze the information and translate that information into high impact stories. In addition, NICAR provides follow-up help when participants return to their news organizations.

Workshop date/times: The workshop will run from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. October 12-15 in the Campus News Service Digitial Bureau, room 3210 at the University of Maryland. Lunch will be on your own each day from 12 - 1:30 p.m. Parking is available for a fee at the Stadium Parking Garage, directions can be found here.

Fellowships: We’ll be able to provide 6 fellowships for this event. Please fill out this short form and we'll email you information as soon as applications are available.

Additional details, including pricing and registration, can be found here.

Time and place

Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019 - Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019

University of Maryland
Knight Hall
7765 Alumni Drive
College Park, Maryland 20742