Asia Pacific Features

  • Event Video

    Jan 15 2014

    Reporting the Immigration Beat

    In this video, Cindy Carcamo, Michael Matza, Maria Sacchetti, and Bruce Shapiro have a conversation about the immigration beat.

  • Event Video

    Jan 15 2014

    Special Focus: Immigrant Children and Families

    In this video, Joanna Dreby gives a talk on immigrant children and families.

  • Event Video

    Jan 15 2014

    Keynote Conversation: Jose Antonio Vargas

    In this video, Jose Antonio Vargas gives a keynote address.  

  • In Depth

    Jan 14 2014

    An Ongoing Quest to Cover Victims with Sensitivity

    Jason Plotkin / York Daily Record: 
The YDR team received a 2013 Dart Award  ...

    In advance of the Ochberg Fellowship, York Daily Record Sunday Editor Scott Blanchard writes about self-care, covering victims and his expectations for next week's fellowship at Columbia Journalism School. This column was originally published in the York Daily Record.

  • Tip Sheet

    Jan 13 2014

    Tips for Covering New Immigrant Populations with Trauma or Mental Health Issues

    Following our workshop, “Covering Immigrants & Refugees,” speaker Denise Ziya-Berte, director of Mental Health at the Latin American Community Center, shared tips for working with immigrants dealing with trauma or mental health issues.

  • Interview

    Jan 6 2014

    Covering Immigrants & Immigration: Tips from Experts

    Following our workshop, “Covering Immigrants & Refugees,” the Dart Center caught up with speakers Cindy Carcamo, Michael Matza, Gary Pierre-Pierre, and Maria Sacchetti, who spoke about linguistic issues, identity protection, and how the immigration beat has changed, while sharing invaluable tips for working journalists.

  • In Depth

    Nov 25 2013

    What Every Freelancer At Risk Needs To Know

    Fadi Arouri / Reuters: 
Journalists run from tear gas fired by Israeli soldi ...

    Dart Centre Europe Director Gavin Rees recently wrote for the BBC about the importance of taking account of trauma, not only for the well-being of journalists but the integrity of their work. The BBC hosted a day of workshops aimed at sharing expertise on working in hostiles environments, aimed particularly at freelancers.

  • Excerpt

    Nov 18 2013

    Gavin Rees On "The Trauma Factor"

    Darren Staples / Reuters: 
Police and media gather outside a house in Trimle ...

    In a new book about challenges facing journalism, Dart Centre Europe Director Gavin Rees contributes a chapter about recent insights into trauma science and what journalists and media scholars can learn about them.

  • Announcement

    Nov 18 2013

    Welcoming the 2013 Dart Center Ochberg Fellows

The 2013 Dart Center Ochberg Fellows

    The Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism has announced recipients of the 2013 Ochberg Fellowships for journalists seeking to deepen their reporting of violence, conflict and tragedy.

    This year’s Fellows include outstanding mid-career journalists in all media, representing eight nations and five continents.

  • Event Report

    Nov 11 2013

    Dissell & McEvers on Covering Violence

    Alan Chin: 
Rachel Dissell recounts her experiences at The Plain Dealer of C ...

    On November 5 at Columbia University, the Dart Center and the duPont Awards co-hosted a panel discussion with Kelly McEvers of NPR, and Rachel Dissell of The Plain Dealer of Cleveland, on covering violence and trauma in conflict zones, here and abroad. 

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