You’re invited to join free virtual training sessions on covering climate issues in the West, hosted by University of Southern California and available to Colorado journalists thanks to COLab board chairwoman, USC professor emerita Judy Muller.
These sessions are designed to provide immediately useful virtual training, including experts, tools and tips, especially for reporting on climate in conservative communities.
Here are some details:
All sessions are listed at 3 pm MDT.
Session 1 – Jun 14, 2023 – Climate Change is Real: finding proof, finding experts
Dr. Tori Espensen, SciLine / American Association for the Advancement of Sciences (Tori supports an incredible dial-a-scientist program for journalists)
Kaitlyn Trudeau, Senior Research Associate, Climate Matters
Session 2 – Jun 28, 2023 – Out West: covering regional climate issues
Session 3 – Jul 12, 2023 – In the Red: Talking about climate in conservative contexts
Session 4 – Jul 26, 2023 – Data Demo: Free, easy-to-use tools to process and chart climate data
5 minutes – Intro from moderator
20 minutes – Panelist 1
20 minutes – Panelist 2
15 minutes – Q&A
Can’t make it to every session? That’s ok — please sign up for the series and attend when you are able.