CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

McGraw Center Awards Four New Business Reporting Grants

August 11, 2016 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

The projects will explore challenges facing the pharmaceutical industry and problems in the nation’s water infrastructure system.

Jake Naughton, ’14, Receives 2016 NYFA Artists’ Fellowship in Photography

July 21, 2016 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Naughton was awarded a $7,000 grant for his photography series Dual Shadows, featuring images of Kenya’s LGBT refugees.

J-School Student Arrested in Baton Rouge While Covering Protest

July 14, 2016 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Karen Savage was on assignment to cover demonstrations in the wake of the fatal police shooting of Alton Sterling by local police officers.

Job Opportunity: Seeking a Social Media Marketing Manager

July 14, 2016 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

The job is to develop and implement a social media strategy to promote the J-School’s academic programs, events, admissions efforts, and other activities.

CUNY at Center of Experimental News Partnership

July 7, 2016 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

A pioneering news initiative with CUNY journalism resources at its core will investigate how summer heat affects the health of Harlem residents and explore ways to build community resilience.

Visiting Scholar from Spain to Research Local News Business Models

July 6, 2016 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Dr. Carmina Crusafon is a senior lecturer at the Department of Journalism and Communication Studies at the Autonomous University of Barcelona.

Urban Reporting Fellow Sheds Light on Patient Abuse at Bellevue

June 30, 2016 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Ben Hattem’s project June 29th on Buzzfeed follows fellow Wayne Barrett’s two-part investigation on a campaign finance loophole in the Daily News.

Class of ’16 Students are Interning All Over the Map

June 29, 2016 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Some 103 interns are working not only at outlets in New York City but in cities across the U.S. and in a dozen countries.

CUNY J-School Awarded $1 Million to Train Community and Ethnic Journalists

June 27, 2016 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

The grant from the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment will support new, affordable courses in social media, video storytelling, podcasting, and broadcasting techniques.

Watch: Composer Learns to Live and Work with Hearing Loss

June 22, 2016 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

This video was co-produced for MSNBC by Susan Farkas and Jenny Hamblett from our visual journalism faculty.

Spanish Journalism Program Selects Students and Faculty

June 16, 2016 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

The 15 students fluent in English and Spanish represent the extraordinary diversity that characterizes Latino communities in New York City, the U.S., and the wider Spanish-speaking world.

Scenes from a Reporting Trip

June 14, 2016 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Over the course of 10 days, 18 students in the International Reporting Program explored Israel and the West Bank by the invitation of the Jerusalem Press Club.

219West Show Produced by ’15 Students Captures Third-Place Emmy

June 8, 2016 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

The winning episode was the product of the Television News Magazine Production course taught last fall by Associate Professor Travis Fox and adjuncts Jenny Hamblett and Simon Surowicz.

Prof. Lisa Armstrong Produces Story on Juveniles Serving Life without Parole

June 7, 2016 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

The story was reported for The Intercept news site in partnership with The Investigative Fund at The Nation Institute.

International-Concentration Students Travel to Israel and the West Bank

May 29, 2016 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

The special reporting trip aims to give them a deeper understanding of the historical and political forces behind the conflicts in the region.

Roberto Capocelli, ’16, Wins Foreign Press Association Scholarship

May 28, 2016 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

The FPA dispenses grants to international journalists with a record of excellence. A reporter since 2002, Capocelli is a native of Italy.

Clips of the Week

May 27, 2016 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Check out some of our latest links – including Joseph Jaafari’s story for The Atlantic about veterans struggling to regain sexual function after battlefield injuries.

Dean Sarah Bartlett Featured in Washington Post’s New Media Column

May 23, 2016 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Author Margaret Sullivan, former New York Times public editor, acknowledges the challenges in journalism but is optimistic about its future.

CUNY J-School Welcomes New York Times Student Journalism Institute

May 20, 2016 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Since its founding 13 years ago, the Institute has served as a two-week journalism “boot camp” for collegiate members of the National Association of Black Journalists and the National Association of Hispanic Journalists.

Watch: Nikole Hannah-Jones at 2016 Alumni Homecoming

May 19, 2016 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

The noted New York Times investigative journalist admired for her coverage of civil rights recently sat for a conversation with faculty member Lisa Armstrong.