2011 Washington Post Digital Workshop for Young Journalists
Eight Washington-area high school students spent five days at washingtonpost.com learning about multimedia journalism, gathering content and creating a report examining the state of D.C. tourism. Meet the students who comprised the 2011 class of The Washington Post Digital Workshop for Young Journalists.
Pedicab driver Bob O’Hara says that while plenty of people are still traveling to Washington, he’s not getting as many riders. “This is kind of a luxury item,” he said. Around the National Mall, many small businesses said revenue was down.
When Alice Hobin decided to visit D.C. from her home near Raleigh, N.C., she had more in mind than a reunion with a friend. She hoped the trip would help her daughters — self-described military brats — settle back in after spending a year in Europe.