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ProPublica Data Institute Seeks Applicants

ProPublica is proud to announce our second Data Institute, a 11-day intensive workshop on how to use data, design and code for journalism. The workshop will be from June 7 to June 21 in our NYC offices. The deadline to … Continue reading

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Free online course on investigative journalism available

Anyone can register to attend this online course. Columbia University, through the edX platform, is offering the five-week course “Global muckraking: investigative journalism and global media,” starting Feb. 8. Participants will learn how journalists can expose corruption and human rights and labor abuses. … Continue reading

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Massive Open Online Course on data journalism open

Anyone with an interest in data journalism can register for this Massive Open Online Course (MOOC). The Journalism and Media Studies Center (JMSC) at the University of Hong Kong, in partnership with the Google News Lab and news organizations in Asia, is hosting a … Continue reading

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ProPublica launches Summer Data Institute

Journalism students or journalists interested in learning how to use data, design and code to help tell stories can attend this free training. ProPublica is organizing its Summer Data Institute, a 10-day intensive workshop on how to use data, design and code … Continue reading

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Thomson Reuters organizes workshop on rural poverty, development

Print, broadcast and online journalists can apply for fellowships to participate in a three-day workshop in Rome. The Thomson Reuters Foundation, with funding from the United Nation’s International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), will select journalists to attend the IFAD Governing Council on Feb. 16 … Continue reading

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National Press Foundation offers training on cancer reporting

Journalists interested in health reporting can apply for this program. The National Press Foundation is accepting applicants for a fellowship to attend “What’s New in Covering Cancer” on Jan. 17 to 20, 2016 in Washington. Participants will discuss journalism tools, story ideas and reporting … Continue reading

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Reporting course on human trafficking, slavery open

Print, broadcast and online journalists worldwide can apply for fellowships to attend a course in London. TrustMedia, a Thomson Reuters Foundation service, offers a reporting course about human trafficking and slavery on Nov. 16 to 20. The course will run … Continue reading

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The Christian Science Monitor seeks cyber security fellow

Journalists who are familiar with what’s happening in cyber security and data privacy issues can apply for this fellowship in Washington or Boston. The Christian Science Monitor will hire a cyber security reporter fellow for its newly launched site,Passcode, dedicated to covering digital security … Continue reading

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Fact-checking competition open

Print, broadcast and online journalists whose works held public figures accountable can compete for cash prizes. Africa Check and the AFP Foundation are accepting applications for the African Fact-Checking Awards. The awards honor journalism that exposes misleading claims made by public figures and institutions. Works … Continue reading

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Bloomberg Media Initiative organizes training in Africa

Professionals with an interest in financial journalism can apply for this free program. The Bloomberg Media Initiative Africa Executive Training Program is a comprehensive integrated curriculum around economics, business, journalism and public policy, designed by a consortium of faculty from … Continue reading

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