Welcome and overview

  • Event: 2019 New Orleans Watchdog Workshop
  • Speaker: Francisco Vara-Orta of IRE and NICAR
  • Date/Time: Thursday, Aug. 29 at 9:00am
  • Location: See printed schedule for room information
  • Audio file: No audio file available.

Welcome from NLGJA and IRE to the watchdog workshop -- what to expect, how to get the most out of today's training and ways to stay connected.

Speaker Bios

  • Francisco Vara-Orta is a training director for IRE. He's worked for 18 years in professional newsrooms throughout the country, published by Chalkbeat, Education Week, the Los Angeles Times, Austin Business Journal, Houston Chronicle, Austin American-Statesman, San Antonio Express-News, Midwest Center for Investigative Reporting, Nieman Storyboard, Laredo Morning Times, and La Prensa de San Antonio @fvaraorta

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