Jenny Ye

WNYC Data News

Jenny Ye is a producer on the WNYC Data News team. She helps build our data interactives and works closely with reporters to help them use data analysis in their reporting. She tweets at @thepapaya.

Jenny Ye appears in the following:

More Than 90,000 New York City Students Are Searched Before School

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.

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It's Too Darn Hot

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.

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NYC's Hottest Subway Stations, Mapped

Thursday, July 30, 2015

We took temperatures at 103 platforms during Wednesday evening's rush. Here are the results.

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Tackling Trash on the Tracks

Thursday, July 09, 2015

How the MTA clears clutter from subway rails ... and how your station fares

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When Race and Drugs Intersect, Children More Likely to Enter Foster Care

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.

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Black Mothers Judged Unfit at Higher Rate than White Mothers in NJ

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.

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Gas Leaks in Buildings Are Common and Often Not Inspected

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

A WNYC investigation finds that potentially dangerous gas pipes across the city are not being checked and fixed because Department of Buildings inspectors don't have access.

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Where New York City Kids Are Not Getting Vaccinated

Friday, April 03, 2015

WNYC is the first to obtain access to vaccination rates in the largest public school system in the U.S. And now, you can look them up.

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'Just Vote Already' Boosts Bronx Turnout

Monday, March 30, 2015

WNYC's get-out-the-vote experiment in one election district yields promising results.

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Where the Speed Cameras Are

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Officials won’t say where they’ve placed 51 speed cameras in New York City. But based on where and when tickets were issued, we found them -- and figured out how effective they've been.

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Do Speed Cameras Make Streets Safer or Just Rake in Millions? Yes.

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Officials won't say where they've placed NYC's controversial speed cameras, but we found out and mapped them.

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How Likely Are You To Be Seriously Stressed Out?

Friday, February 06, 2015

The results of the Health Department's 2013 survey show who suffers the most in this chaotic city.


Blizzard Resources for Homeless New Yorkers

Monday, January 26, 2015

Here’s where you can refer or help homeless individuals get to for food and shelter. 

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See How Your NYC High School Graduation Rate Stacks Up

Monday, December 22, 2014

The 2014 New York City high school graduation rates are out. Now you can browse the data school by school.
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Map: The Best Places to Watch the NYC Marathon

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Under the Queensboro Bridge? At the Brooklyn Academy of Music? The finish line? Tell us where you’re watching the marathon this Sunday, and why.

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From Data to Door-Knocking: How Our Political Campaign is Faring

Thursday, October 23, 2014

We've crunched the data, learned from the pros, and made some robocalls. Now we're knocking on doors to tell people to just vote already.

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Why Won’t Morris Park Vote Already?

Thursday, October 23, 2014

This five-block election district in the northeast Bronx has one of the highest rates of registered voters in the city. But four out of ten haven't been to the polls since 2010. 

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Drivers Who Crash Are Ticketed Less In Manhattan

Wednesday, October 08, 2014

Police are less likely to ticket drivers who crash in Manhattan than in other boroughs. Citywide, less than 6 percent of all traffic crashes result in a citation.
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Ticketing For Dangerous Driving Up in (Almost) Every NYC Neighborhood

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Nearly every police precinct in the city is writing more tickets for dangerous moving violations, according to a WNYC analysis of police data. 
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If a Tree Dies in the City, Will Anyone Notice?

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

New York City has almost finished planting a million trees. Now the question is, how many will survive?

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