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May 19, 2019

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Hello, hacks and hackers! Are you a working journalist who’s interested in honing your data skills? Paul Bradshaw, one of the founders of H/H Birmingham, created a Master’s curriculum that you can take on part-time:

Happening this week:

Worth a read:

Upcoming events:

Month Day City Country Event
May 24-28 Washington, D.C. US ICA Conference
May 27-28 Bonn Germany DW Global Media Forum
June 1-3 Glasgow UK World News Media Conference
June 11-14 Tunis Tunisia RightsCon Tunis
June 13-15 Athens Greece GEN Summit
June 13-16 Houston US Investigative Reporters & Editors Conference
June 19-21 Cape Town South Africa Global Fact-Checking Summit
July 19-21 Toronto Canada International Conference on Social Media & Society
August 6-10 Accra Ghana PyCon Africa
September 26-29 Hamburg Germany Global Investigative Journalist Conference
October 4 Cambridge, MA US Workshop on Disinformation at Harvard
October 4-5 London UK Conference for Truth and Trust Online

Job openings:

Location Employer Opening
US American Public Media Research Lab Data Journalist/Digital Specialist
US Capitol Broadcasting Company Director of Technology
US Columbia University Journalism School Associate Research Scholar, Investigative Reporting
US Human Rights Watch Technologist, Research and Investigations
US Minneapolis Star Tribune News Developer
US New York Magazine Senior Product Designer
US NPR Senior UX Designer - Editorial
US Vox Media Full Stack Engineer, Coral
US Washington Post Graphics Reporter

Other opportunities:

Deadline Fund
Rolling Solutions Journalism Network Freelance Fund
Rolling Ukraine Media Development Fund
Rolling Contest fees for submitting solutions stories
May Emerging City Champions 2019 $500k fellowship
May Apply for ProPublica’s 2019 Data Institute training

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