Information Matters: Getting the Real Story
|October 5, 2013|
|9:00 am||to||1:00 pm|
If we are going to be able to rebuild and prepare, having the skills to track and report your town’s recovery & community preparedness is critical. We are pleased to be co-hosting this half-day Citizen Journalist training with WHYY/NewsWorks and the Penn Project for Civic Engagement. Download flier.
Breakout sessions include:
- Fact-Finding and Reporting: collecting the facts and information to get the story
- Capturing the Perfect Shot: Video and Photojournalism
- How to Conduct a Study with Engaging Techniques: Ways to conduct your own “study circles” with your neighbors on important issues
- News Writing 101: Crafting effective hard news stories and opinion pieces; interviewing skills
A light breakfast will be available at 8:30am. Lunch will be provided.
You must pre-register (below) for this event. Contact Renee Koubiadis (ReneeTheCitizensCampaignorg) , (732) 548-9798 for more information.
1 College Dr
Toms River, NJ 08754