Gary Putka joins NECIR as Managing Editor

The New England Center for Investigative Reporting is pleased to announce that Gary Putka will join its newsroom as Managing Editor, effective November 23rd. He’ll guide NECIR’s growing team of award-winning investigative journalists in conceiving and executing ambitious, original reporting that holds the powerful accountable.


NECIR appoints Journalism Advisory Board

The New England Center for Investigative Reporting is pleased to announce the members of its newly created Journalism Advisory Board. This group of highly experienced journalism professionals will provide vital guidance and feedback relating to the editorial side of NECIR.

Work for NECIR

Intern at NECIR this fall

NECIR is looking for a great Audience Engagement Intern for the fall semester. The intern will work on the cutting edge of new-media storytelling, with many opportunities for you to propose new ideas and take on real responsibilities.

Brooke Williams

NECIR reporter wins prestigious journalism award

Congratulations to NECIR senior investigative reporter and senior trainer Brooke Williams, who won a 2015 Gerald Loeb Award alongside Eric Lipton, Ben Protess and Nicholas Confessore for their New York Times investigation “Lobbying in America.” Their report and database revealed the way foreign governments contribute to influential think tanks here in the United States. The Gerald Loeb award is one of journalism’s highest honors, and Brooke and her co-reporters took home the prize for Best Beat Reporting.