The Art of Access: Strategies for getting public records
California Watch reporter Bernice Yeung, who's also a board member of the Society of Professional Journalists' Northern California chapter, will attend this training session hosted by SPJ and KQED News. "The Art of Access: Strategies for getting public records" is for reporters interested in how to acquire records from public offices. Topics for discussion will include ideas for document-based stories, strategies for putting together a records request and what to do if access is denied. This event is free for SPJ and KQED members and $10 for the public.