CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Dr. Andrew Mendelson of Temple University Named CUNY J-School Associate Dean

November 19, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="//www.journalism.cuny.edu/tcS3_media/blogs.dir/1/files/2014/11/40_18_TT_MENDELSON_1-1-crop-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Dr. Andrew Mendelson of Temple University Named CUNY J-School Associate Dean" title="Dr. Andrew Mendelson of Temple University Named CUNY J-School Associate Dean" style="float:right;" />As the leader of a journalism program based in a major city, Mendelson shares many of the same values as the CUNY J-School, including an emphasis on diversity in the student body, faculty, and curriculum.

Clips of the Week

November 14, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="//www.journalism.cuny.edu/tcS3_media/blogs.dir/1/files/2014/11/edison-motal-2-150×150.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 Julius Motal’s photos for the New York Observer’s story about the planned closure of Cafe Edison.

Clips of the Week

November 7, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="//www.journalism.cuny.edu/tcS3_media/blogs.dir/1/files/2014/11/Jenna-Clips-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Clips of the Week" title="Clips of the Week" style="float:right;" />Check out our latest links – including Jenna O’Donnell’s contribution to the Daily News’ Ebola coverage.

NYCity News Service Cited in National Awards Contest

October 29, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

NYCity News Service Cited in National Awards ContestThe News Service took home six honorable mention certificates in Editor & Publisher’s EPPY Awards competition.

Clips of the Week

October 24, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="//www.journalism.cuny.edu/tcS3_media/blogs.dir/1/files/2014/10/Sandy-Chauncey-2-150×150.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 Chauncey Alcorn’s Gotham Gazette report about a troubled post-Sandy rebuilding program.

Apply Now for McGraw Fellowships for Business Journalism

October 23, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="//www.journalism.cuny.edu/tcS3_media/blogs.dir/1/files/2014/10/McGraw-Fellowships-Fall-2014-150×150.png" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Apply Now for McGraw Fellowships for Business Journalism" title="Apply Now for McGraw Fellowships for Business Journalism" style="float:right;" />The McGraw Fellowships enable accomplished journalists to do the deep reporting needed to produce a distinguished investigative or enterprise business story.

STATE APPROVES OUR NEW SOCIAL JOURNALISM MASTER’S DEGREE

October 15, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

The CUNY Graduate School of Journalism is thrilled to announce that our Social Journalism master’s degree program has been approved by the New York State Education Department and will kick off its inaugural semester in January 2015.

Clips of the Week

October 13, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/tcS3_media/blogs.dir/1/files/2014/10/IMG_2969-150×150.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 Marguerite Ward’s Daily News report on a rally against youth violence in the Bronx.

Students Tackle Climate Challenge with Crowdsourcing Initiative

October 9, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/tcS3_media/blogs.dir/1/files/2014/10/Climate-pic-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Students Tackle Climate Challenge with Crowdsourcing Initiative" title="Students Tackle Climate Challenge with Crowdsourcing Initiative" style="float:right;" />An ambitious crowdsourcing project on climate change risk in New York includes real-time multimedia reporting from vulnerable communities, data collection on residents’ views, and community engagement efforts via social media.

Multimedia Team from The Guardian Racks Up National Emmy Award

October 1, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Multimedia Team from The Guardian Racks Up National Emmy AwardVideo storytelling professor Bob Sacha was the videographer on a multimedia piece about the National Security Agency that just won a news & documentary Emmy award.

Clips of the Week

September 26, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/tcS3_media/blogs.dir/1/files/2014/09/climate-wheelchairs-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Clips of the Week" title="Clips of the Week" style="float:right;" />Check out our latest links – including Sarah Mortimer’s City Limits video about a group of wheelchair users who participated in the People’s Climate March.

Knight Foundation Grant of $1.2 Million to Fund New Diversity Initiative

September 25, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/tcS3_media/blogs.dir/1/files/2014/09/cuny_joanna-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Knight Foundation Grant of $1.2 Million to Fund New Diversity Initiative" title="Knight Foundation Grant of $1.2 Million to Fund New Diversity Initiative" style="float:right;" />The program is designed to address the large underrepresentation of minority journalists in newsrooms and will include an expense-paid summer internship and free tuition for select participants.

Clips of the Week

September 12, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/tcS3_media/blogs.dir/1/files/2014/09/Jake-Photo-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Clips of the Week" title="Clips of the Week" style="float:right;" />Check out our reporters’ latest work – including this front-page photo Jake Naughton snapped for The New York Times.

Faculty Members Coates and Richen Make The Root 100 List of Black Influencers

September 10, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/tcS3_media/blogs.dir/1/files/2014/09/ta-nehisi-coates-8761.REID_-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Faculty Members Coates and Richen Make The Root 100 List of Black Influencers" title="Faculty Members Coates and Richen Make The Root 100 List of Black Influencers" style="float:right;" />Journalist-in-Residence Ta-Nehisi Coates ranked No. 1 among African Americans 45 years old and younger who are responsible for the year’s most significant moments and themes.

Tanzina Vega, ’07, Named to The Huff Po’s Top 40 Latinos in Media List

September 6, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Tanzina Vega, ’07, Named to The Huff Po’s Top 40 Latinos in Media ListThe Huffington Post’s LatinoVoices blog says this has been a really great year for Latino talent in American media. And a big part of the reason is ’07 alum Tanzina Vega, who created the Race and Ethnicity beat this year at The New York Times.

Public Editor of The New York Times to Speak at 2014 Commencement

September 2, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/tcS3_media/blogs.dir/1/files/2014/09/MargaretSullivan-1-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Public Editor of The New York Times to Speak at 2014 Commencement" title="Public Editor of The New York Times to Speak at 2014 Commencement" style="float:right;" />Margaret Sullivan was appointed the public editor in 2012, after having served 12 years as executive editor of The Buffalo News.

NYCity News Service Report Named National Award Finalist

August 25, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/08/DenseCity-Grab-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="NYCity News Service Report Named National Award Finalist" title="NYCity News Service Report Named National Award Finalist" style="float:right;" />The winner will be announced Sept. 27 at the 2014 ONA Conference and Online Journalism Awards Banquet.

Clips of the Week

August 22, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/08/Young-Lords-Scott-150×150.jpeg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Clips of the Week" title="Clips of the Week" style="float:right;" />Check out our latest links – including Roxanne Scott’s piece for NPR’s Latino USA about a street naming ceremony in East Harlem.

Dr. Carrie Brown to Lead Proposed New Social Journalism Degree Program

July 31, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/07/Carrie-Brown2-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Dr. Carrie Brown to Lead Proposed New Social Journalism Degree Program" title="Dr. Carrie Brown to Lead Proposed New Social Journalism Degree Program" style="float:right;" />She earned recognition in 2014 as the national Educator of the Year from the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication’s Newspaper and Online Division.

Business Journalists Win First McGraw Fellowships

July 30, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/03/McGraw-Center-150×150.png" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Business Journalists Win First McGraw Fellowships" title="Business Journalists Win First McGraw Fellowships" style="float:right;" />The newly launched fellowships were created to support ambitious, long-form coverage of critical issues related to business and the U.S. economy.