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July 8-12 in Tampa, FL

Drug Courts Seek to Help County Mitigate Impact of Opioids Epidemic
Drug courts help steer those arrested for drug-related crimes to treatment and supervision to avoid jail time.

The Health and Retirement Study Tracks a Host of Factors that Impact People as They Age
Federally funded, ongoing survey collects information that drives much of the research conducted on the aging of America.

As Administration Cracks Down on Cheap Imports, Will Trade War Ensue?
Imports have overrun some U.S. industries. While curbing them could help those industries, experts are unsure how other markets will be affected.

The Mechanics of Filing a FOIA Request
A FOIA expert shows how reporters can break through a tangled web of statutes, case law, regulations and written and unwritten policies to pry loose information.

Always Highly Charged, Immigration Beat Has Gotten Even Hotter
Reporters covering immigration and border security describe complex beat that is continually in the spotlight.

Potential Conflicts for U.S. Military Abound – Can They Be Managed Simultaneously?
Three experts from think tank Stimson Center give Paul Miller fellows an overview of the key challenges the U.S. faces around the world.

Knowing what your competitors and sources are tweeting and posting can help you stay on top of a beat.

Journalists today need to be all things to all platforms. So how can journalists trained on the writing side handle their own graphics and photos?

Journalists need to prepare for time on TV. It’s not just a simple, friendly conversation.

C-SPAN has been recording politicians at work for nearly four decades – and journalists can access those clips for use in their own stories.

The Software Platform Dataminr is Useful to Find ‘Signals’ That Point to News

Using Software Platform Tableau to Build and Launch Online Visualizations

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