Google News Lab Training

June 2, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
UT Scripps Lab
1345 Cir Park Dr
Knoxville, TN 37916


Learn the best way to use Google tools for reporting and storytelling.

The FREE training will be held in the Scripps Lab (4th floor at 1345 Circle Park Drive) on the UT campus on Saturday, June 2, 2018, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

This intensive course will help you take advantage of Internet sources such as court cases, public data and news archives. It is designed to improve the efficiency and efficacy of your in-depth research.

10 a.m. to 10:55 a.m.: Google basics, Google Trends, Google Reverse Image Search and verification tools, Google Scholar. Fun with Google and what else is coming in AI with Google Lens.

11 a.m. to 12:20 p.m.: Deep Dive Google MyMaps. Data scraping with Google Sheets, scraping .PDFs with Tabula. Google Public Data Explorer

12:30 p.m. to 1 p.m.: Lunch and learn: Mobile reporting tools, including Google Cardboard Camera and Google Streetview app.

1 p.m. to 2 p.m.: Google Earth Pro, Earth Engine Timelapse tool, Street View.

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