UPDATE: This event is sold out.


Join CCNMA: Latino Journalists of California for our inaugural Frank del Olmo workshop on investigative journalism

WHAT: A day-long session to learn new investigative reporting techniques including data reporting, conducting investigations through a cultural lens, developing strong narratives within investigations, nurturing sources, and producing hard-hitting investigations on local government agencies.

WHO: Join award-winning journalists from Southern California and the Southwest including:

  • Pulitzer-prize winning reporters Paloma Esquivel and Robert Lopez who will discuss their Los Angeles Times investigation on corruption in the city of Bell
  • Dianna M. Náñez, an investigative reporter with The Arizona Republic/USA TODAY Network and member of the 2018 Pulitzer Prize-winning team for explanatory reporting examining the ramifications of building a border wall
  • Ben Welsh, editor of the data and graphics department at the Los Angeles Times
  • Daniel Hernandez, Los Angeles Times reporter covering the culture of Los Angeles.

WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020 from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

WHERE: Cal State University, Los Angeles Library Community Room: LIB N B131

RSVP: Space is limited. The fee to attend is $25 per person and includes lunch. The workshop is free for Cal State Los Angeles journalism students. Cal State Los Angeles students with any questions can contact Robert Lopez at rlope154@calstatela.edu. Professional journalists with questions can contact Yvette Cabrera at yvettecabreraoc@gmail.com

CCNMA is proud to present this workshop in partnership with Cal State LA and the National Association of Hispanic Journalists, which is a co-sponsor of the event.

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What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Parking details will be posted shortly.

The Library Community Room is located on this map.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Contact CCNMA board member Yvette Cabrera with any questions at yvettecabreraoc@gmail.com