A NewsTrain workshop will be hosted in Lincoln April 9.
The Associated Press Media Editors announced today its lineup of four workshops planned for 2016. Lincoln is one of the four. Other NewsTrain workshops will be conducted in Lexington, Ky., Halifax, Nova Scotia and Murfreesboro, Tenn.
NewsTrain offers quality journalistic training to professional and college journalists. Workshops can include sessions on using social media for reporting, data-driven reporting and shooting video with smartphones. Its trainers include professional journalists from various media outlets. The skills to be taught in Lincoln are being determined by a committee of local journalists.
The sites for 2016 – NewsTrain’s 13th year – were selected from applications received from journalists in the United States and Canada.
NewsTrain tuition is $75.