Why good reporters and institutions get it wrong

In the fall of 2007, the research nuclear reactor at Penn State University, one of the oldest in the country, started slowly losing water from its cooling pool. Protocol required safety personnel to report the leak to the nuclear regulatory committee, which meant that the news would soon be made public on the NRC website.

Handouts from the session (NASW members only)

 

Jan. 8, 2009

Biedler Price for Cancer Journalism