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    The Ochberg, Asia and Academic Fellowship programs.

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    Guidebooks and DVDs on best practices in covering trauma.

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    Specialized training and seminars for journalists and newsrooms.

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In Depth

New Resources for Journalism Educators

To assist journalism educators and college media advisors in training the next generation of journalists, the Dart Center is pleased to announce a new compendium of resources developed in collaboration with Dart Academic Fellow and San Diego State Associate Professor of Journalism, Amy Schmitz Weiss.


  • DVD

    Ethical Reporting on Traumatised People

    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. 

  • Exemplary Journalism

    Remembering September 11

    Anniversaries mark progress and the passage of time. They can also conjure memories we may not always want to face. On this anniversary of the September 11 attacks, the Dart Center calls attention to a uniquely eloquent journalistic record of the attacks' long aftermath; to a powerful tenth anniversary essay on personal loss and collective historical memory; and to resources available as we seek to better cover, and understand, the longterm effects of horrific events.

  • Tip Sheet

    Handling the Death of a Colleague

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

  • Tip Sheet

    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

    Framing the WDBJ Tragedy

    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.

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