Computational journalist at the Dallas Morning News, focusing on data analysis and visualization.
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Learn Something New Without Losing Your Head
A simple approach to learning the fundamentals of a new tool or programming languagePosted on
Here’s a simple approach to learning a new programming language on the job.
Peer Reviewing Our Data Stories
Insights from our SRCCON session on how journalists can vet their data workPosted on
As journalists who analyze data for stories, we strive to hold ourselves accountable to a high standard of accuracy. But checking our work is rarely a straightforward process. Newsroom editors and fact-checkers might not have enough data expertise. Often, we need an outside opinion. Ideally, we could ask each other for advice, or even turn to experts in other fields for help.