Jenny Ye is the producer of the
WNYC Data News team. She works closely with reporters and editors on data driven stories, from research to visualization. She is a native New Yorker, and studied Computer Science and Ethnic Studies at Harvard College. She tweets at @thepapaya.
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Monday, May 16, 2016
A team of WNYC reporters looked into the Section 8 housing program and how it fails in New York City.
Monday, April 18, 2016
As candidates lavish love on Brooklyn, a WNYC analysis of voter enrollment statistics found active registered Democrats dropped by 7 percent there — the largest decline statewide.
Sunday, April 17, 2016
Polls close at 9 p.m. Some voters can vote in a special state election in addition to the presidential primary.
Tuesday, April 05, 2016
NYU professor Krishnendu Ray says it's about immigration, class and race.
Friday, April 01, 2016
A roundtable of reporters discuss their stories about lead contamination in the water at local schools and lead paint violations plaguing some of the poorest areas of New York City.
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Yet it turns out that contamination from lead pipes is likely to grow worse over time, not better.
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
NailbiterBot has been busy, but not as busy as last year.
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
But a WNYC analysis shows attrition rates vary between the big charter networks.
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Despite New York City's contention that its public schools are safer, state numbers show violent incidents on the rise, according to a new analysis.
Monday, January 25, 2016
The city's application season for free, full-day pre-k spots runs from Jan. 25 to March 4.
Friday, January 22, 2016
Are you ready to go sledding?
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
More than 100,000 New York City public school students face airport-style security screenings every day, even in schools that have shrunken, changed or become virtually crime-free.
Thursday, October 29, 2015
Tell us where you’re watching the New York City marathon this Sunday and why you picked that spot.
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Middle school and high school admissions are underway and SchoolBook is here to help.
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
Citywide, almost half of black high school students are scanned by metal detectors every day — compared to about 14 percent of white students.
Thursday, July 30, 2015
A team of (sweaty) WNYC Data News reporters went to every subway station in Manhattan south of Central Park to find the hottest and coolest stations.
Thursday, July 30, 2015
We took temperatures at 103 platforms during Wednesday evening's rush. Here are the results.
Thursday, July 09, 2015
How the MTA clears clutter from subway rails ... and how your station fares
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
An NJPR investigation found that black children in New Jersey are more than twice as likely as white children to be taken away when parental drugs are involved.
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
An investigation by New Jersey Public Radio finds black mothers have their children taken away for things like marijuana use and not having a well-stocked refrigerator.