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“The Metcalf Institute moves beyond power-point presentations to hands-on learning.
The program is rigorous, non-stop and exciting, it’s like getting a B.S. in a week.”

– Bradley Campbell, PRI’s the World

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Recent Announcements

Ten Journalists Awarded Fellowships for Metcalf’s 20th Annual Science Immersion Workshop

22 Finalists Selected for Metcalf Institute’s Annual Science Immersion Workshop for Journalists

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“It was one of the most extraordinary experiences of my life.”
– Jeff Mosier, Dallas Morning News

Metcalf Alumni Reporting

“I came to Metcalf and learned step-by-step how
to interpret andfind the news in scientific data.”

– Jennifer Kay, Associated Press

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Spotlight on Metcalf Alumni

Jacqueline Ronson pitches story ideas to an unlikely group of people – not to her editors, but to her audience. “It’s different from the traditional reporting process where you want a big scoop, so you don’t tell anyone what you’ve been working on,” said Ronson, a fellow at The Discourse, an independent journalism company in British Columbia that seeks new approaches to storytelling. One such approach gives the community a say in what stories get covered. “It’s the most exciting thing that I’m doing right now.”

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