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Great journalism continues to be produced by reporters immersing themselves in the lives of others, particularly on the issue of homicide. At the recent Logan Symposium, Jill Leovy talked about the making of her new book, "Ghettoside," and Doug Pardue gave his audience the backstory of "Till Death Do Us Part."
At the recent Society for News Design conference, designers, illustrators and photographers showed what it takes to make stories visually appealing. El Mundo's art director displayed the creative efforts, from his sketches to finished magazine covers, that the staff undertakes to explain and showcase their journalism.
Ten Workshop interns are graduating not only from their respective degree programs but also from their Workshop stints, moving on to a variety of different publications.
At the recent Professional Development Day of the DC Science Writers Association, the largest regional gathering of science writers in the country, a panel of award-winning journalists and investigators discussed how to identify, pitch and develop science-themed investigations for general audiences.
Journalists, citizens and academics banded together to expose high levels of lead in the water in Flint, Michigan. Their collaboration is the hidden success story in an otherwise disheartening tale of denial and indifference.
We publish online and in print, often teaming up with other news organizations. We're working now on a new program with FRONTLINE producers, to air later in the year, and on the "Years of Living Dangerously," a series on climate change that has begun airing on Showtime. A story last year on the use of solitary confinement in immigration detention centers was co-published with The New York Times. Our updates to our long-running BankTracker project, in which you can view the financial health of every bank and credit union in the country, have been published with msnbc.com, now nbcnews.com, and we co-published stories in our What Went Wrong series on the economy with The Philadelphia Inquirer and New America Media. Our graduate students are working as researchers with Washington Post reporters, and our new senior editor is a member of the Post's investigative team. Learn more on our partners page.
Profiles of notable journalists and their stories of key moments in U.S. history in the last 50 years can be found on the Investigating Power site. See Workshop Executive Editor Charles Lewis' latest video interviews as well as historic footage and timelines. You can also read more about the project and why we documented these groundbreaking examples of original, investigative journalism that helped shape or change public perceptions on key issues of our time, from civil rights to Iraq, here.