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Below are a few presentations on data and public records requests that I've given at conferences, classrooms, and other forums. I'm super passionate about FOIA laws and always happy to give advice, so please feel free to email me if you're running into resistance. For data questions, I always recommend spending some time Googling around for the answer. Figuring it out on your own, or at least attempting to, is simply the best way to learn.

What I Learned From Making Scores of Public Records Requests for Data (The Trace/MuckRock)
Turning Data into Human Stories (NICAR 2019)
Intro to R and R Studio (NICAR 2019)
Making Public Records Requests for Data
Intro to Data Journalism: How to Get Started (CUNY J+)
Other Essential Data Tools (CUNY J+)
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