This introduction to the world of journalism encourages proactive thinking about the future of media and journalists' place in it, focusing on the need to remain on the innovation curve.
Tuesday, February 7
Journalists connect the dots between data & reporting at Columbia J-school hackathon
Data journalism was recently singled out by an Online News Association panel in New York as one of the core skills for journalists. Students and journalists, however, often admit to being intimidated by data and coding. Both programmers believe journalists need to understand data if they’re going to succeed in their field.
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