Homelessness continues to be one of San Diego’s greatest public policy and humanitarian challenges. And with the county’s hepatitis A outbreak, news coverage of the crisis has only increased. How have journalists reported on our region’s homeless population and what myths persist? What data and reporting approaches can help elevate the stories they pursue?
Join San Diego SPJ for a wide-ranging discussion with:
Steve Breen, San Diego Union-Tribune
Kelly Davis, freelance reporter
Lisa Halverstadt, Voice of San Diego
Susan Murphy, KPBS
When: 6:30 to 8 p.m., Thursday, October 19
Where: California Western School of Law, 350 Cedar Street, Lecture Hall 2, San Diego, CA 92101