Thursday, May 24th, 2018

2012 Immigration in the Heartland Fellows Announced

"With
immigration policy front and center in this year’s political campaigns,
14 journalists have been selected to take part in a fellowship program
that challenges reporters to go beyond familiar sound bites and cover
the complexities of immigration with depth and context.

The Immigration in the Heartland program is being conducted by the
Institute for Justice and Journalism in partnership with the University
of Oklahoma’s Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communication and
its Institute for Research and Training. It is funded by a grant from
the Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation.

An April 20-25 conference will feature discussions with experts, field
reporting and professional workshops at Gaylord College in Norman and in