Europe Features

  • Announcement

    Mar 24 2014

    Ethical Reporting on Traumatised People

“It makes you feel like you’re a prisoner in your own house, (the media) waiting for hours a ...

    In conjunction with the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Dart Centre Asia Pacific presents a new teaching video dealing with the treatment of news sources, "Getting it Right: Ethical Reporting on People Affected by Trauma." The project was developed to supplement teaching materials for journalism educators. 

  • Tip Sheet

    Jul 14 2011

    Reporting on Sexual Violence

    Quick tips on covering sexual violence, from preparation to writing the story.

  • Announcement

    Nov 11 2015

    Dart Names 13 Ochberg Fellows

Top, L to R: Karen Brown, Rachel Dissell, Sarah Wildman, Peter Klein; 
Middle, L to R: Patr ...

    The Dart Center has announced the recipients of the 2015 Ochberg Fellowship, a program that deepens journalists' reporting of violence, conflict and tragedy. This year’s Fellows include outstanding senior and mid-career journalists in all media, representing nine nations and five continents.

  • Tip Sheet

    Oct 31 2015

    Reporting Safely, from Sandy Hook to Ferguson

At Columbia Journalism School, Yamiche Alcindor shares tips for young reporters working in h ...

    Yamiche Alcindor shared ten tips for young reporters working in high-risk situations.

  • In Depth

    Aug 26 2015

    Framing the WDBJ Tragedy

    Steve Helber / AP Images: 
WDBJ-TV7 news morning anchor Kimberly McBroom and ...

    As the WDBJ tragedy evolves, how will journalists frame the story?

    *Click for tips on handling the death of a colleague, and tips for managers on coping with trauma in the newsroom.

  • Tip Sheet

    Aug 26 2015

    Handling the Death of a Colleague

    The Dart Center has released a tip sheet for journalists coping with the death of a colleague.

  • Tip Sheet

    Aug 26 2015

    Trauma in the Newsroom: Tips for Managers

    In response to the WDBJ shooting, the Dart Center has released a tip sheet for managers for coping with the death of a colleague.

  • In Depth

    Aug 26 2015

    Living Katrina: 10 Years Later

    Debbie Fleming Caffery: 
A stormy day in the Lower Ninth Ward in August, 200 ...

    On the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, we asked seven journalists, a news executive and a clinician from the Gulf Coast to reflect on their experiences and what they’ve learned in the decade since. Scroll down for excerpts, and click to the right for full pieces from Eve Troeh, Clarence Williams, Stan Tiner, Debbie Fleming Caffery, John Pope, Joy Osofsky, June Cross, Russell Lewis and Mark Schleifstein.

  • Tip Sheet

    Aug 4 2015

    Managing Stress & Trauma on Investigative Projects

    A tip sheet from Executive Director Bruce Shapiro, originally released at the 2005 Investigative Reporters & Editors Annual Conference.

  • Announcement

    Jul 23 2015

    Deadline Today! Ochberg Fellowships

    Dusan Vranic / AP / 2015 Ochberg Fellow: 
Detainees pray at former U.S. mili ...

    The Ochberg Fellowship, now in its 17th year, is the Dart Center's flagship program for seasoned and mid-career journalists who wish to deepen their knowledge of emotional trauma and psychological injury, and improve reporting on violence, conflict and tragedy. The application deadline is September 28, 2015. Click here to apply.

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