What would a sample day on the Investigative Reporting Workshop look like?
Anatomy of a Story – How to start building your story
How to Background someone – how to research everything about a person in order to expand your story
11:15 a.m. -12:15 p.m.
Writing a feature/profile story about another workshop participant – learn and practice creating a profile story
FOIA (Freedom of Information Act) – Learning to exercise your rights to government information
Investigative Story Lab – Time to work on your own investigative story that you will develop over the course of the 2 weeks
Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts Tour. Other popular evening activities in the past have included: movie night, tour of Harvard Square, Museum of Science, shopping on Newbury Street, tour of the North End, and seeing a Shakespeare on the Common show.