NATHANIEL LASH come on let's explore the future this is awesome
Tampa Bay Times
Data Reporter | Jan. 2015 - present
I write code to report stories and visualize data.
Wall Street Journal
News Applications Developer | Oct. 2014-Jan. 2015
Working as a developer with the Interactive Graphics team, I built graphics and digital projects for the newspaper's World desk.
Investigative Team Intern | Summer 2014
In between wrangling piles of public records, I built interactive graphics for departments across the Newsday newsroom.
Center for Investigative Reporting
Google Journalism Fellow
| Summer 2013
I came in a novice coder and came out a less novice coder thanks to patient teaching of CIR news apps dev Michael Corey. There I learned the ropes of Djangoing and helping reporters make use of structured data.
The Daily Illini
News Apps Developer
| March 2013 to May 2014
I led The Daily Illini's new unit developing apps to enhance our visibility and usability among our university-based audience. I built the Salary Guide in the fall while reporting and hacking our CMS to support the paper's day-to-day coverage.
Managing Editor for Reporting
| March 2012 to March 2013
I was responsible for hiring, training and overseeing the news, sports, features and opinion staffs and lead the paper's special investigations.
| Summer 2011
I was responsible for the layout, design and graphics of the summer print edition while continuing duties as a reporter.
Assistant News Editor
| March 2011 to March 2012
I managed the news section's content by assigning and editing stories on a daily basis.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Bachelor of Science | News-Editorial Journalism | May 2014
Awards and Honors
IRE Medal | Investigative Reporters and Editors