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NECIR - Investigative Journalism Institute

In collaboration with Boston University

Students at Studio
NECIR students visiting the radio station.

Program Overview

This two week long, non-credit program is a collaboration between the New England Center for Investigative Reporting and Boston College. It is instructed by award-winning reporters and veteran journalism teachers from NECIR. The program will meet on Boston College’s Chestnut Hill campus and will include trips off campus to conduct interviews. Students will learn valuable journalism skills, explore Boston with new friends from around the country, and build their resumes for college – all while exploring investigative topics related to social justice. For more information about the New England Center for Investigate Reporting Program please visit their website

Click here to APPLY for the NECIR Investigative Journalism Program ONLY

A Day in the Life...

8:00 am - Breakfast

AM Class

12:00 pm - Lunch and social time

PM Class

5:00 pm - Dinner

9:00 pm - Social Event in the dormitory


Program Dates: June 30 - July 13, 2018

Eligibility: Students entering grades 10, 11 & 12

Application Deadlines for 2018: Please see NECIR Website.

Program Costs

NECIR students @ the Museum of Fine Arts


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