To help meet your needs, IRE has developed a series of online training materials so you can learn from top-notch journalists and trainers in the comfort of your home or office. Contact our training staff with any questions or suggestions.
COVID-19 webinars: Learn about free webinars we’re offering during the COVID-19 pandemic. The webinars are free and open to IRE members and non-member journalists.
|Webinar Title||Description||Speakers||Year Recorded||Transcript/Closed Captions?|
|How journalists can fight stress from covering COVID-19||Al Tompkins of Poynter and Sidney Tompkins, a licensed psychotherapist, have been working with newsrooms to help journalists manage traumatic stress. Now, with nonstop coverage of the coronavirus spread, self-quarantines and economic fallout, journalists are facing an unprecedented amount of stress.||Al Tompkins of Poynter and Sidney Tompkins, licensed psychotherapist; hosted by IRE Executive Director Doug Haddix||2020||Yes|
|Investigating Off-Campus Housing: From Slumlords to Safety Violations||Across the country, the vast majority of college students live in off-campus houses and apartments. In this webinar you'll learn how to investigate landlords and safety hazards that put students at risk.||Jill Riepenhoff, The Columbus Dispatch|
Todd Wallack, The Boston Globe
Hagit Limor, Fox19 Cincinnati
Frank LoMonte, The Student Press Law Center (moderator)