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Grad School Digest: Boston University Investigative Reporting Certificate Program & Suffolk Gateway Summer Program

  1. Boston University Investigative Reporting Certificate Program: Are you interested in learning investigative reporting techniques? Spend one week in June on the Boston University campus learning investigative reporting research skills, computer-assisted reporting, interviewing techniques and how to structure, write and edit investigative stories for print, the web and broadcast outlets.Participants will learn investigative reporting by actually working on a story that either they propose and can bring back to their media outlet or that NECIR instructors assign. Participants will receive daily, hands-on training and supervision. You’ll work with award-winning local and national journalists, including university faculty. In addition, the training will include seminars on financial analysis, ethics, undercover reporting and scraping the web. NECIR wants to provide journalists and journalism students worldwide with hands-on investigative reporting training that will help them fulfill their mission of holding government and powerful institutions accountable.A maximum of twelve students will be accepted for the workshop, so sign up today – online application
  2. The Suffolk Gateway summer program is a quick and affordable way to prepare for graduate study in the Interior Design/Architecture and Graphic Design fields without having a visual arts background.
    Students will:

    • Complete 3 studio courses to earn 9 credits over 10 weeks
    • Build an admission portfolio and receive personalized faculty feedback
    • Explore the design professions through lectures, workshops, and field trips
    • Receive an expedited decision when they apply for fall admission to our Master of Arts in Graphic Design or Interior Architecture.

    The application deadline is April 23, and the program begins on June 2.  For more information, visit:

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