SPJ-NorCal 2020 Census Reporting Seminar: Video and Recap

SPJ Norcal held a Census 2020 reporting seminar on Oct. 29, 2019. It was led by data expert Tyson Weister from the U.S. Census Bureau. And was co-hosted by SPJ NorCal, El Tecolote, and Reveal from the Center for Investigative Reporting.

Find a video recap of the seminar here:

 

 

Tyson Weister is an expert program analyst on the Census Bureau’s communications team for data.census.gov — the new site to access Census data. In this role, he engages users on applications of Census data and trains them how to access it, with specialized expertise in the American Community Survey and API. Tyson’s work includes training sessions tailored to members of the media through the Census Bureau’s annual pre-release webinars and presentations at journalism conferences (IRE, CAR).