Grant J Smith is an award-winning journalist, data and GIS specialist and web developer.

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I work for The Commercial Appeal. Much of my work supports the Data Center and special projects. I also commit journalism for the Miami Herald and the Florida Center for Investigative Journalism.

I teach a fundamentals of interactive journalism course at CUNY’s Graduate School of Journalism, in which students learn some coding, mapping and multimedia storytelling. I taught a basic web development course in the University of Memphis Department of Journalism. I blog about homebrewing and beer at FuzzyBrew.com. I blogged a bit at HuntersDB.com, and helped acquire its harvest report data. I created the website for the Bluff City Brewers & Connoisseurs.

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