Professional Development

Alumni and Industry Workshops Professional Development

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Want to advance your career, but don't have the time for a graduate certificate or master's degree? Register for a College of Journalism and Mass Communications professional development workshop. Our workshops are designed with industry professionals in mind.

In a couple of hours or a couple of days, you'll learn from our award-winning Big Ten faculty and gain cutting-edge skills and knowledge to advance your career.

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Intro to Data Storytelling

Feb. 4-5, 2022

This introductory course will give participants the basic skills necessary to get started with data storytelling.

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How to Report on Nebraska's Trial Courts

Feb. 22, 2022

A two-hour panel conversation over Zoom with judges and journalists will explore how to quickly find information and report on the courts for beginning and seasoned journalists.

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Advanced Data Storytelling

April 15-16, 2022

The advanced data journalism workshop will move participants beyond the basics and introduce using R, a free programming language and software environment, for data storytelling.

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