We’re at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism in New York, where we’re devoting the day to deepening our sense of what media impact is, how to measure it and why it matters.
On April 11, UCLA Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost Scott Waugh responded to CIR’s report. Dear Mr. Katches and Mr. Salladay: It is regrettable that your April 8th story about “luxury” expenses continues to misrepresent the realities of fundraising at UCLA. Travel is increasingly important to securing the funding necessary to further our public, educational mission. […]
CIR and CNN receive a national award from Investigative Reporters and Editors for a series that exposed rampant fraud in California drug and alcohol rehabilitation clinics.
CIR won its first George Foster Peabody Award today for its investigation into the VA’s pain pill habit.
The University of California responded to our story, which also was published in partner publications in a condensed form. To the editors: While the University of California appreciates the attention that the Center for Investigative Reporting recently gave to the UC endowment, I would like to address its shortcomings. First, the limited scope of the […]
The Center for Investigative Reporting’s analysis of the University of California’s endowment performance focused on the 10 U.S. universities with the largest endowments, based on data compiled by the National Association of College and University Business Officers. Investment performance data was obtained directly from each university. CIR obtained weighted returns for the system’s individual campuses and […]
CIR has been named a finalist for the Goldsmith Prize for Investigative Reporting for its Rape in the Fields project in collaboration with the Investigative Reporting Program at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism, FRONTLINE and Univision.
Broken Shield series and Rape in the Fields project are honored with Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Awards for broadcast and digital journalism.
CIR reporter Kendall Taggart and Tampa Bay Times reporter Kris Hundley win gold for their series America’s Worst Charities.
Returning Home to Battle, CIR’s coverage of veterans, won an Online Journalism Award at the annual ONA conference in Atlanta.