2019 College Park (MD) CAR Boot Camp

Hosted by: The Philip Merrill College of Journalism at the University of Maryland

IRE and the The Philip Merrill College of Journalism at the University of Maryland are offering a hands-on workshop October 12-15. You will learn how to acquire electronic information, use spreadsheets and databases to analyze the information and translate that information into high impact stories. In addition, NICAR provides follow-up help when participants return to their news organizations.

Workshop date/times: The workshop will run from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. October 12-15 in the Campus News Service Digitial Bureau, room 3210 at the University of Maryland. Lunch will be on your own each day from 12 - 1:30 p.m. Parking is available for a fee at the Stadium Parking Garage, directions can be found here.

Fellowships: We’ll be able to provide 6 fellowships for this training. Applications are due July 29.

Additional details, including pricing and registration, can be found here.

Time and place

Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019 - Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019

University of Maryland
Knight Hall
7765 Alumni Drive
College Park, Maryland 20742