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What Works in D.C.? Solutions Journalism in Your Newsroom

February 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm EST

Join the Society of Professional Journalists D.C. Pro Chapter the evening of Thursday, Feb. 23 to explore the ins and outs of solutions journalism methodology with Samantha McCann of the Solutions Journalism Network. (http://solutionsjournalism.org/)

McCann will go over what makes a successful solutions story and what resources are available to journalists to support and enhance this work. Sample story ideas will be distributed to registered participants several days before the training.

Sample story ideas for the workshop will be distributed to RSVP’d attendees in advance.

This is also an opportunity to connect with other journalists interested in this approach. Several editors will ge given a moment to identify Editors from POLITICO, AFRO and elsewhere will be given the opportunity to identify what they for when hiring freelancers.

Many thanks to our host, The D.C. Bureau of MEDILL News Service! The event is free and includes snacks and beverages, but space is limited. You must register beforehand here on Eventbrite and arrive no later than 6:30 p.m. Questions? Contact SPJ D.C.’s Eric Falquero: eric@streetsense.org.| @EricFalquero

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February 23
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6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Medill News Service (Metro Center stop)
1325 G Street Northwest#730
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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