Marisa Kwiatkowski

Marisa is an investigative reporter for The Indianapolis Star. She handles investigations relating to social services and welfare issues, including child abuse and neglect, poverty, elder abuse, human trafficking, domestic violence and access to mental health services. Marisa has earned more than 50 journalism awards, including IRE’s Tom Renner Award, a Sigma Delta Chi Award in public service, the Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism, the Will Rogers Humanitarian Award and the Indiana Journalist of the Year. Prior to The Star, Marisa worked for media outlets in northwestern Indiana, South Carolina and Michigan.

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Investigative JournalismToo expensive for mass media? Investigative journalism is high risk, high cost, high chances of failure. How can we still make it a priority?

Shane Bauer, Jay Mazoomdaar, Marisa Kwiatkowski, Sreenivasan JainModerated by Zakka Jacob

  • Saturday, August 4
  • 3.30 – 4.30
  • Stein Auditorium

Revealing Larry NassarIndyStar’s Marisa Kwiatkowski in conversation with Neha Dixit on breaking the Larry Nassar sex abuse scandal and the challenges she faces as an investigative reporter

Marisa Kwiatkowski and Neha Dixit

  • Friday, August 3
  • 3.30 – 4.30
  • The Theatre
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