The Center for Investigative Reporting Hires High-Profile Journalist for its New California Watch Reporting Team

Berkeley, CA—The Center for Investigative Reporting announced today that it has hired Lance Williams as an investigative reporter covering money and politics for CIR’s new California Watch project. Williams joins California Watch from the San Francisco Chronicle, where he helped break many of the newspaper’s exclusive stories on the BALCO steroid scandal. With Mark Fainaru-Wada, […]

The Center for Investigative Reporting Launches California-Focused Initiative

The Center for Investigative Reporting Launches California-Focused Initiative Innovative New Project Features Collaboration and Public Engagement Berkeley, CA—The Center for Investigative Reporting is launching a new statewide reporting initiative to produce in-depth multimedia journalism specific to California and to engage the public on issues of critical importance to the state. It will launch with a […]

The Center for Investigative Reporting Announces Launch of Henry Demarest Lloyd Investigative Fund

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Robert Rosenthal, Executive Director rrosenthal@cironline.org (510) 809-3160 Berkeley, CA—The Center for Investigative Reporting (CIR) is proud to announce the creation of the Henry Demarest Lloyd Investigative Fund to help fill the increasing void in probing, enterprising investigative reporting. The Lloyd Investigative Fund will sponsor pioneering journalism that has “moral force” and […]

Robert J. Rosenthal named Executive Director of the Center for Investigative Reporting

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 19, 2007 CONTACT: Christa Scharfenberg, 510-809-3171, christa@cironline.org BERKELEY–Robert J. Rosenthal, an award-winning journalist with nearly 40 years of experience, has been named Executive Director of the Center for Investigative Reporting (CIR), the first and oldest nonprofit journalism organization in the world devoted to producing original investigative reporting. Since 1977, CIR has […]