AFJ + IRE in MILWAUKEE - MARCH 29, 2019, 1 P.M. - 5 P.M.
AFJ has hired IRE, the highly-regarded nonprofit dedicated to improving the quality of investigative reporting, to conduct a daylong training specifically for food journalists.The sessions will be offered in Milwaukee on Friday, Mar. 29, the day before IRE hosts a Watchdog Workshop at Marquette University. (AFJ members also have the option to register separately for that program.)
Registration for the AFJ + IRE food journalism track in Milwaukee is now open. REGISTER FOR MILWAUKEE NOW!
IRE staff member Denise Malan will present the following sessions for the food journalism track:
Fact checking for profiles, reviews and other non-investigative pieces
Digging into private companies, from mom-and-pop restaurants to grocery chains
Looking into local agriculture: What kind of records are available to reporters, and how can they best use them?
The AFJ + IRE food journalism track registration fees include:
Three food journalism sessions led by IRE staff
Catered onsite lunch at the training venue
An optional evening happy hour, including transportation
AFJ members $50
AFJ student members $20
Student non-members $35
EVENT TIME AND LOCATION
The Milwaukee sessions will take place on Friday, March 29, from 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. at The Avenue.