Thurs., Jan. 12, 9 a.m.- 12 p.m.
Data Scraping – Prof. Sandeep Junnarkar – Room 436 (14 students max)
Automate the capture of information (data, images, URLS, etc) from websites to build your own datasets. This is an introduction to scraping for journalists and requires NO coding, but the basic ability to recognize HTML is helpful. Sandeep Junnarkar is head of the interactive journalism program at the CUNY J-School.