Tip sheet explaining a few basic statistical techniques that can help reporters and editors make decisions when there is some ambiguity -- and a borderline “call” -- inherent in the numbers.
2016 tip sheet from The Poynter Institute that explains how to report on changes in risk as it relates to health and medical studies and pharmaceutical trials.
The basics of preparing, conducting, and editing an interview; with special emphasis on public officials and expert sources.
2015 study published in Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis that looks at the economic and other benefits of community college certificates.
2016 study published in Demography that looks at how welfare reform policies aimed at getting more single mothers into the workforce affected employment among young men.
2016 tip sheet offering 10 sources of information to help journalists stay informed on issues related to news media and technology.
Columbia Journalism School's Nicholas Lemann explains a series of rules that can help journalists successfully integrate research and reporting.
2016 tip sheet on using visualization software and applications to create charts, maps and other visual or interactive storytelling elements.
Semester-long course on political reporting, including covering governance in the United States, the democratic process, and how to cover elections,
Overview of how to write stories about the markets, including stocks, bonds and more
2015 study in Media Psychology that looks at how the speed of radio news and density of information impact what listeners understand, remember.
2015 study published in the Review of Educational Research that examines 112 studies on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in higher education, with a focus on the "model minority" myth.
2015 study from scholars at The University of Utah and Temple University that examines how journalism branding efforts affect the personal identities of journalists.
2015 study in the American Sociological Review that examines media coverage of women and considers how female newsroom leaders may influence coverage of male and female subjects.
Fifteen-week course that gives aspiring visual journalists the opportunity to hone critical-thinking skills and devise strategies for addressing multimedia reporting’s ethical concerns.