Wednesday, October 9, 2013
Accountability Journalism Through Algorithms: The New Frontier
Can you write code or extract data on a tight deadline? Are you a journalist with data mining and programming skills? Then the news industry needs you! Learn more about the field of computational journalism. Todd Wallack, Boston Globe data investigative reporter, and Maggie Mulvihill, Hariri Faculty Fellow and BU Journalism Professor, will showcase some of the best computational journalism work being done in newsrooms across the country. Discover broad opportunities for students and faculty alike in a swiftly growing field.
Start Time: 3:00 pm
Location: Hariri Institute, Math & Computer Science Building - 111 Cummington Mall