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In this edition of our journalist resource Newsletter, we share the SPJ’s guide to combating sexual harassment in the newsrooms, a new course from the Centre for Investigative Reporting, and three openings for full-time roles.. 

First, we are still looking to impanel a number of senior journalists to its Editorial Board and its team of News Auditors. Please note that this is a non-paid position at the moment. If you’re interested, please send your CV to

Next, the news:

The Society of Professional Journalists put together a list of resources for combating sexual harassment in the newsroom. From maintaining boundaries to information on legal protections, the guide can help in a variety of scenarios. Click here to read it.

The Centre for Investigative Reporting is hosting a 5-part webinar course on conducting data investigations with Python between November 6th and 10th. If you’d like to learn more about how the coding tool can perform powerful data analysis, click here to register.

Inside Climate News is seeking a new Senior Editor with 7 - 10 years of experience editing short and long-form journalism, managing teams, and collaborating with other newsrooms. The remote role would report to the Brooklyn office. Click here to learn more and apply.

The American Chemical Society is hiring two Life Sciences Reporters for Chemical & Engineering News to write breaking news stories and long-form features for weekly print publication. The role would also include podcast and video opportunities. Click here to learn more and apply.

The International Journalists’ Network shared a list of AI tools for identifying and combating the use of deepfakes. As AI evolves, deepfakes will continue to contribute to mis and disinformation on social media. Click here to read the guide.

Nieman Lab recently published a story on how scientists can contribute to journalism stories on climate disasters. If you want to improve your climate reporting and learn how to work with experts more effectively, click here to read the piece.

Want to launch your own digital reporting platform, but don’t know how to grow a business? Narratively is celebrating 11 years of creative digital storytelling, and the founders recently sat down to reflect on the iconic platform’s evolution. Click here to read the insight.

Finally, the HBO docuseries ‘Telemarketers’ tells the bizarre story of two telemarketers who eventually became important whistleblowers in front of Congress. Poynter recently spotlighted the show for its unique portrayal of the journalist experience. Click here to read it.

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Have a great weekend! We’ll be back next week with more.


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