Below are session recordings, PowerPoint presentations and handouts from Day 2 of Reynolds Business Journalism Week 2012, which consists of concurrent four-day seminars: one for business journalists called Strictly Financials, and one for professors on how to teach business journalism.
2011 Barlett & Steele Awards for Investigative Business Journalism
Andrew Leckey president of the Donald W. Reynolds National Center for Business Journalism, moderates this panel, which includes winners of the 2011 Barlett & Steele Awards for Investigative Business Journalism and Jim Steele, Pulitzer-winning contributing writer at Vanity Fair.
The Gold, Silver and Bronze Award winners include Craig Harris of The Arizona Republic; Raquel Rutledge and Rick Barrett of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel; and Michael J. Berens of The Seattle Times.
The business journalism professors studied teaching techniques with Alan Deutschman of the Donald W. Reynolds School of Journalism at the University of Nevada, Reno; Steve Doig of the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University; Pam Luecke of Washington and Lee University; Randy Smith of the Missouri School of Journalism; and Mark Tatge of DePauw University.
- “Missing Possible: Assignments that Build Skills” – Luecke
- “Preparing Students for Business Journalism’s Future” – Smith
- “Reflections on a Rookie Year” – Deutschman
- “Teaching the Effective Use of Data in Business Coverage” – Doig
- “Injecting Multimedia into Your Business Journalism Class” – Tatge
The Strictly Financials Seminar fellows, who are professional journalists, studied financial statements with Jimmy Gentry of the University of Kansas.
- “Financial Statements I”
- “Financial Statements I” (continued) and “Securities and Exchange Commission Filings”
- “Financial Statements II: Tools for Analysis”
- “”Financial Statements II: Tools for Analysis” (continued)