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Investigative Journalism - Accountability Reporting
Sample reading list:
Brant Houston et al, The Investigative Reporter's Handbook
Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein, All the President's Men
daily newspapers and websites
copies of recent investigative reports
6-9 hours of preparation a week, consisting of reading, reporting, and writing. Short weekly assignments; one longer piece. Bi-weekly individual meetings with the professor.
Papers - 70%
Class/Precept Participation - 30%
Not Open to Freshmen.
Joe Stephens, Ferris Professor in Residence and investigative reporter for The Washington Post, is three-time winner of the George Polk Award and three-time finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. One of his best-known investigations detailed drug company experiments on children overseas. His series on the Nature Conservancy, the world's largest environmental group, is the prototypical investigation of a charity. Most classes offer a trip to The Post or another major news organization.
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