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Topic “infographics”

Mexico's Pictoline engages audiences by explaining complex issues with intelligent, fun graphic communication

This story is part of a series on Innovative Journalism in Latin America and the Caribbean.(*)

When Eduardo Salles co-founded Pictoline at the end of 2015, he was not trying to explain the world with “little drawings.” Rather, the challenge was to use design as a tool to make information relevant and understandable for all people. Read more »

Last days to register for online course “Data Visualization and Infographics with D3” in Spanish; space is limited

Virtual seats are still available for the Knight Center’s upcoming course in Spanish, “Data Visualization and Infographics with D3,” which starts on Jan. 18. Register now.

This is the first time this course will be offered in Spanish. More than 1,000 people interested in data-visualization took this course in English last year when it was taught by Alberto Cairo and Scott Murray. Read more »

Alberto Cairo joins Univision as visualization innovator-in-residence


Alberto Cairo, world-renowned infographics expert, is joining Univision Digital as the U.S. media company’s first visualization innovator-in-residence. He will keep his position as Knight Chair in Visual Journalism at the University of Miami School of Communication and will continue his long-time contributions to the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas, where he has taught online courses for thousands of journalists from around the world. Read more »

Online course on data visualization and infographics with D3 now in Spanish; enrollment is open

"Data Visualization and Infographics with D3", one of the most popular online courses in English offered this year by the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas, will be offered in Spanish starting January 18, 2016.

Both times that this course was offered in English in 2015, spaces filled up quickly. The Knight Center now offers this course in Spanish after receiving repeated requests. Be sure to register as soon as possible to ensure your participation. Read more »

Knight Center celebrates three years of MOOCs in journalism, passes 70,000 students in its online courses

The Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas is celebrating the third anniversary of its unique program offering Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) and Big Online Courses (BOCs). So far, 62,803​ people from 169 countries have benefited from 19 MOOCs and five BOCs. Read more »

Asian journalists can sign up for free online course on infographics and data visualization with Alberto Cairo

Journalists, journalism professors and students from all over Asia can register for the Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) “Introduction to Infographics and Data Visualization,” with professor Alberto Cairo, Knight Chair in Visual Journalism at the University of Miami. Read more »

Third edition of "Infographics and Data Visualization" starts with more than 3,300 students

Introduction to Infographics and Data Visualization,” the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas’ successful Massive Open Online Course (or MOOC), began its third edition this Monday with more than 3,300 participants in 139 countries. Read more »

Register now for third edition of Knight Center’s MOOC on "Infographics and Data Visualization"

Back by popular demand after two successful editions, the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas’ first Massive Open Online Course (or MOOC), “Introduction to Infographics and Data Visualization” with instructor Alberto Cairo, will return for a third run in early October. Click here to register. Read more »

The role of infographics in the age of big data: Register now for webinar in Spanish with Alberto Cairo

Learn about some of the tendencies that will dominate the discussion surrounding infographics and data visualization in the next few years with the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas’ next webinar in Spanish, "An Insightful Art: the Role of Infographics and Visualization in the Age of Big Data," with instructor Alberto Cairo. Read more »


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