ProPublica

ProPublica is a non-profit corporation based in New York City. It describes itself as an independent non-profit newsroom that produces investigative journalism in the public interest. Wikipedia

ProPublica

ProPublica is a non-profit corporation based in New York City. It describes itself as an independent non-profit newsroom that produces investigative journalism in the public interest. Wikipedia

Jun 10, 11:10 AM

""I thought I was pretty savvy with Excel, so I was surprised by how much I didn''t know but learned in the first two days of training. Those lessons would have saved me hours, or maybe days, of work on previous stories. I''m also really excited to learn to code."" - Marquita Brown, reporter at the News and Record

Jun 10, 10:05 AM

""I''ve already learned so much (I''m exhausted!), the most exciting of which has been coding. I''m really looking forward to data visualization, though, since that''s what brought me to New York."" - Marissa Gaston, junior, journalism major at Middle Tennessee State University #propubdata

Jun 9, 3:58 PM

""I''ve already learned a lot about how to hunt down data to tell compelling stories and some about building a website and design. I''m really excited about learning Ruby, coding in general and creating interactive web pieces."" - Princess Ojiaku, freelance science journalist

Jun 9, 10:13 AM

""For me, the ProPublica Summer Data Institute is about learning new skills to find and tell the stories that matter. Data journalism allows reporters like myself to cut through partisan rhetoric and misinformation with facts. Richard Tofel put it best when he told us, we can debate a lot of things about articles, but we can''t debate facts."" - Adrian Garcia, business and data reporter at Denverite