May 31, 2010
I'm a little of both -- journalist who now teaches at the Medill School at Northwestern, with a particular expertise in "computer-assisted reporting" or "precision journalism."
I'm looking for people with computer programming backgrounds interested in studying journalism at Medill: We have a scholarship program you might want to consider: http://bit.ly/bJVFP6
In May 2009, Aron Pilhofer and I came up with an idea to create Hacks & Hackers for people doing computer programming in media and journalism. Meanwhile, Burt Herman came up with a similar idea. Now we've joined forces: http://to.pbs.org...