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FOIAFest

Tickets available on Eventbrite: bit.ly/2Rsl3d7

This daylong conference is dedicated to public information and features panels and workshops with leading journalists, attorneys and community groups. From beginners to veterans of the Freedom of Information Act, we’ll help boost your skills to better understand public records and produce more impactful investigations.

Tickets include continental breakfast and lunch.

FOIAFest is made possible by the support of the Chicago Headline Club Foundation, the Howard and Ursula Dubin Foundation, and Loyola University's School of Communication.

Who: Our keynote speaker is Todd Wallack, an investigative and data reporter for the Boston Globe’s Spotlight team. He’s a four-time Pulitzer finalist, including in 2018 for a series that explored racism in Boston. Prior to joining the Globe, Wallack worked for the San Francisco Chronicle, the Dayton Daily News and the Boston Herald. He’s a graduate of Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism.

When: Sat., Feb. 23, 2019

9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where: Loyola University Chicago -- Schreiber Center

16 E. Pearson St.

Chicago, IL 60611

Cost: $20 for Headline Club members, $30 for non-members, $10 for students. All are welcome!

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