Data Journalism

Data Journalism


Google offers journalism fellowships [US]

Undergraduate and graduate students interested in using technology to tell stories can apply for a summer program.

Data innovators find direction at Collab/Space DC

Open data enthusiasts, journalists and developers gathered at the PBS MediaShift event to preview the latest projects in data innovation. IJNet attended and gleaned a few tips newsrooms dabbling in data can use. 

Ashley Nguyen | November 07, 2014

Infographic tool launches new site with free data journalism resources

Journalists interested in creating infographics for data-driven stories can now access's new site,, featuring free webinars, video tutorials and more. 

Jessica Weiss | November 05, 2014

The Wall Street Journal seeks blog editor [South Korea]

Experienced journalists who speak English and Korean can apply for the position in Seoul.

Why data reporters should ask themselves the five Ws of journalism

Twitter's data editor explains how the five Ws of journalism - who, what, when, where and why - can help reporters use data more responsibly. 

Simon Rogers | October 31, 2014

Stanford focuses on data in 'refreshed' journalism curriculum

Stanford University continues to grow its journalism program by adding more courses on analyzing data and how to incorporate it into reporting.

Ashley Nguyen | October 29, 2014

Data journalism conference open [Brazil]

Journalism students and professionals can attend this free Abraji event in São Paulo or via Google Hangout to discuss digital journalism.

Handbook helps Latin American journalists understand and work with data

In Latin America, producing data journalism is often difficult due to a simple fact: Data is not that easy to get here. A new handbook aims to help the region’s journalists understand and work with data in this sometimes-tricky context.

Jessica Weiss | October 03, 2014

Poynter offers data visualization webinar [Worldwide]

Participants will learn to use Tableau Public to incorporate data visualization into their reporting.

Training focuses on data journalism, visualization [Brazil]

Journalism professionals, designers and programmers can attend this five-day training in São Paulo.