CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Clips of the Week

July 11, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/07/Melanie-Soccer-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Clips of the Week" title="Clips of the Week" style="float:right;" />Check out some of our latest links – including images of World Cup reactions Melanie Bencosme captured in Medellin for Colombia Reports.

Clips of the Week

July 2, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/07/Pride-Istanbul-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Clips of the Week" title="Clips of the Week" style="float:right;" />Check some of our reporters’ latest links – including Julius Motal’s coverage of Istanbul’s Pride parade for TimeOut Istanbul.

Richen and Sacha Are Appointed to New Tow Professorships

July 1, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/07/Screen-Shot-2014-07-01-at-12.05.31-PM-150×150.png" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Richen and Sacha Are Appointed to New Tow Professorships" title="Richen and Sacha Are Appointed to New Tow Professorships" style="float:right;" />Documentary filmmaker Yoruba Richen and multimedia journalist Bob Sacha were chosen for demonstrating exceptional leadership at the CUNY J-School and in their journalistic fields.

Tow-Knight Fellows Present their Startup Projects

June 24, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/06/towknightdemo-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Tow-Knight Fellows Present their Startup Projects" title="Tow-Knight Fellows Present their Startup Projects" style="float:right;" />Our 2014 class of fellows finished out the year with stellar presentations before 18 distinguished panelists on the final day of the semester.

Clips of the Week

June 20, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/06/Magic-School-Bus-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Clips of the Week" title="Clips of the Week" style="float:right;" />Check out some of our reporters’ latest stories – including Ben Brody’s CNNMoney report about the return of "The Magic School Bus."

A New ‘Focus’ for The Nabe

June 20, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

A New ‘Focus’ for The NabeThe CUNY J-School has turned over The Nabe to Corner News Media, which will rename the hyperlocal news site “Fort Greene Focus.”

Clips of the Week

June 13, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/06/Astrologist-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Clips of the Week" title="Clips of the Week" style="float:right;" />Check out some of our latest links – including Colin Archdeacon’s video for The Atlantic about a local astrologer.

NY-Area TV Magazine Show Spotlights AdaptNY Project

June 12, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/06/Metrofocus_screengrab-150×150.png" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="NY-Area TV Magazine Show Spotlights AdaptNY Project" title="NY-Area TV Magazine Show Spotlights AdaptNY Project" style="float:right;" />AdaptNY, which launched a year ago June, aims to explore improved media coverage of the New York area’s preparations for future climate change risks in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy.

CUNY J-School Launches Fiscal Reporting Training Program

June 10, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/06/Ravitch-150×150.png" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="CUNY J-School Launches Fiscal Reporting Training Program" title="CUNY J-School Launches Fiscal Reporting Training Program" style="float:right;" />The effort to improve coverage of fiscal issues faced by state and local governments is the result of a major gift by New York civic leader and former lieutenant governor Richard Ravitch.

Ippies Awards Celebrate Achievements of Community and Ethnic Press

June 6, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/06/Lewis-060514_IPPIE-41-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Ippies Awards Celebrate Achievements of Community and Ethnic Press" title="Ippies Awards Celebrate Achievements of Community and Ethnic Press" style="float:right;" />Honorees from among more than 49 non-mainstream media outlets that submitted entries took home $8,250 in prize money for their journalistic excellence.

Deadline Club Scholarship of $2,500 Goes to Class of 2014 Student Rachael Levy

May 30, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

The Class of 2014′s Rachael Levy (far left in the photo) was one of four local journalism students chosen to receive a $2,500 scholarship from The Deadline Club Foundation. The other three winners were from the graduate programs at NYU and Columbia University. The Deadline Club in New York City is the largest chapter of […]

Videos: Diversifying Tomorrow’s Newsrooms

May 28, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Videos: Diversifying Tomorrow’s NewsroomsThe CUNY J-School hosted an evening of conversation around the issue of diversity in the recruitment practices of news organizations – from both the editor’s and reporter’s perspectives.

IPPIES Awards to Honor Essence Magazine Co-founder Edward Lewis

May 26, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

The CUNY Graduate School of Journalism and its Center for Community and Ethnic Media (CCEM) are celebrating a number of milestones at its upcoming Ippies Awards, the only awards that recognize the achievements of New York’s independent, ethnic and community media. To be held on June 5th at the CUNY Journalism School, the Ippies will […]

Awards for Excellence in Journalism

May 13, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Clips of the Week

May 9, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Check out some of our reporters’ latest links – including Oresti Tsonopoulos’ New York Times video about artist Carl Andre. Congrats and thanks to all for making our NYCity News Service the best news site of its kind in the nation (at least according to the Society of Professional Journalists). As we head into the […]

Dr. Tony Marx Explains How He Brought Diversity to an Elite School

May 8, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

J-School’s NYCity News Service Wins National Award

May 6, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

The News Service took first place in the Best Independent Online Student Publication category in SPJ’s Mark of Excellence Awards. The Society of Professional Journalists on Tuesday named the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism’s NYCity News Service the best website of its kind in the country. The News Service, which feeds student stories to media […]

Journalism School Evaluator Accredits CUNY’s Graduate Program

May 5, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Journalism School Evaluator Accredits CUNY’s Graduate ProgramThe decision by the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications completes a rigorous five-year self-assessment process.

Ta-Nehisi Coates Named Journalist-in-Residence for the Fall Semester

May 1, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Ta-Nehisi Coates Ta-Nehisi Coates, an award-winning national correspondent at The Atlantic, will join the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism this fall as a Journalist-in-Residence. “Coates is a breathtakingly powerful writer and his presence at our school will be invigorating,” says Dean Sarah Bartlett. In addition to teaching in the J-School’s writing program, Coates, who writes […]

Business Concentration Gets Hat Trick in Financial Writers’ Competition

April 29, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Business Concentration Gets Hat Trick in Financial Writers’ CompetitionThis year’s winners of $3,000 scholarships for students interested in a career in financial journalism were Patrick Gillespie, Antonia Massa, and Brianna McGurran.