Workshops, Presentations & Panels

Workshops

How to Make Your Data Ship-Shape

Internal Training

For Civic News Company in 2023

Intermediate/Advanced Excel and Intro to SQL

Diving Into Data Workshop 2023

For Education Writers' Association in 2023

Developed and co-taught a weekend course in Excel and SQL.

Intro to Solutions Journalism

Summer 2022 Solutions Journalism

For Camp Lilac through the Cleveland Foundation in 2022

Developed and taught a week-long crash course. It sought to empower teenagers to write about problems and solutions in their communities. Publications forthcoming!

First Python Notebook

NICAR 2022

For Investigative Reporters & Editors in 2022

Wrote Chapter 12 and taught 1/3 of day-long course.

Investigating Housing

Report for America In-Depth Beat Training

For The Groundtruth Project in 2020

Developed three-hour training and follow-up tipsheets for journalists starting out on the housing beat.

Presentations

Extracting Data from PDFs

Diving Into Data Workshop 2023

For Education Writers' Association in 2023

Reporting With Flawed Data

Diving Into Data Workshop 2023

For Education Writers' Association in 2023

Covering trans stories with cultural awareness, evidence, and data

SRCCON 2022

For OpenNews in 2022

Google Forms for Data Entry

Internal Training

For St. Louis Public Radio in 2020

Intro to Data Journalism

#Press4Education

For Society of Professional Journalists in 2020

Sources & Gender Dynamics

Weekly Meeting

For St. Louis Online News Association in 2019

The Swiss Army Reporter

National Student Electronic Media Convention 2019

For College Broadcasters, Inc. in 2019

Journalistic Ethics Quiz

STLSPJ Student Boot Camp

For St. Louis Society of Professional Journalists in 2019

Illustrating stories: for the artistically incompetent journalist

STLSPJ Student Boot Camp

For St. Louis Society of Professional Journalists in 2018

Quick PDF Tricks

Internal Training

For St. Louis Public Radio in 2018

Freelancing for Fun and for Profit

STLSPJ Student Boot Camp

For St. Louis Society of Professional Journalists in 2017

Panels

Shop Talk: Visual Storytelling

76th EWA National Seminar

For Education Writers Association in 2023

How to Cover Trans Issues Well

Region 10 Conference 2023

For Society of Professional Journalists in 2023

Editors' Roundtable

Higher Ed Media Fellowship CTE Symposium

For Institute for Citizens & Scholars in 2022

Investigating LGBTQ+ Issues with Public Records

FOIAFest

For Chicago Headline Club in 2022

Best practices to get and use data on the LGBTQ community

NICAR 2022

For Investigative Reporters & Editors in 2022

What LGBTQ+ journalists think you should know

The Investigative Reporters & Editors Journal

For Investigative Reporters & Editors in 2021

Spoke with a roundtable of LGBTQ+ journalists about industry issues.

Diverse newsrooms can produce better journalism: Let's make it happen

NICAR 2020

For Investigative Reporters & Editors in 2020

Investigative Journalism, Photojournalism

Mini J School

For St. Louis Public Radio in 2019

Built the Mini J School curriculum with a panel of other journalists and development staff, then lead and participated in several sessions.

Investigating Private Developers

2019 IRE Conference

For Investigative Reporters & Editors in 2019

Investigating Housing

2018 IRE Conference

For Investigative Reporters & Editors in 2018

Moderation

Queering the Newsroom: LGBTQ+ Journalist Caucus

76th EWA National Seminar

For Education Writers Association in 2023

LGBTQ+ Networking Session

IRE20

For Investigative Reporters & Editors in 2020