Thursday, February 9th, 2017

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