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Week 12 – Tues., April 16 and Thurs., April 18

In Class: “Pick of the Week” – Data stories that originated in the everyday: –An illustrated guide to all 2,339 deaths in Game of Thrones (Wash Post) –Women’s pockets are inferior (Pudding) –We used math to help LeBron cast Space … Continue reading

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Week 11 – Tues., April 9 and Thurs., April 11

Data Journalism Pick of the Week – Food Plight (CUNY Graduate School of Journalism) In Class: -Getting access to rudatajstudent.wordpress.com –Revised assignments and grading for semester –Visualization 101(Visage + Hubspot) –Charts and Graph Thought-Starter -Intro to some out-of-the-box visualization tools … Continue reading

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Data Visualization Assignments due April 18

Worth 40 quiz points Due April 18 at end of class You are going to replicate the following visualizations: 1. Governor – 2018 Midterm Election Results (Worth 5 points) 2. U.S. Senate – 2018 Midterm Election Results (Worth 5 points) … Continue reading

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Final Project – Spring 2019

Worth 90 points Goal: To produce a publishable feature story using data and visualizations. Deadlines: The Final Project is worth a total of 90 points. You must meet deadlines for each of the required parts. All work must be submitted … Continue reading

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Final Project Presentation due May 7 at start of class

Worth 5 points On Tuesday, May 7 from 10:15am-12:15pm (during the final exam period), each person will give a presentation of their final project. Worth 5 points toward final project grade I’ll bring coffee and donuts. You’ll pull up your article on … Continue reading

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Final Project – Final Draft due May 7 at start of class

Worth 50 points (10 points off for late work) -Final story must be posted to rudatajstudent.wordpress.com by the start of the final exam period at 10:15am on Thursday, May 7 -Revise your first draft based on my edits and suggestions. -As … Continue reading

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Final Project Outline – April 25 at end of class

Worth 10 points Once you have a solid pitch, you want to start digging into your data. You may need to scrape, clean, do calculations, etc. Once you have completed this, post an update under your initial pitch. This will … Continue reading

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