CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

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.

J-School Captures Three First-Place SPJ Awards, Among a Dozen Honors

April 26, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

J-School news outlets took 12 awards in the Society of Professional Journalists’ Mark of Excellence Awards competition for Region 1. (Photo by: Tina Pamintuan) The CUNY Graduate School of Journalism’s NYCity News Service won three first-place awards – including Best Independent Online Student Publication – Saturday in the Society of Professional Journalists’ Mark of Excellence […]

Clips of the Week

April 25, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Check out some of our reporters’ latest links – including Natalie Fertig and Danny Lewis’ WNYC report on a proposed reimagined horseless carriage. Check out some of the latest links from our reporters: •Natalie Fertig and Danny Lewis’ package on a proposed reimagined horseless carriage made WNYC. •More great J-School teamwork: Pamela Granda and recent […]

Silurian Society Chooses Rosa Goldensohn, ’14, for Duggan Prize

April 23, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Silurian Society Chooses Rosa Goldensohn, ’14, for Duggan PrizeThe prize named for the late Newsday columnist Dennis Duggan is given annually to a CUNY J-School student for outstanding work in school and for professional potential.

Clips of the Week

April 11, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Check out our latest links – including Alessandra Malito’s Wall Street Journal story about the upcoming anniversaries of the 1939 and 1964 World’s Fairs.

J-School Gets Grant for Public Housing Mold Project

April 4, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

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2013 Project is Finalist for Best Student Investigation in the Nation

April 3, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

’13 alum Erin Horan’s indepth look at the New York City Police Department’s history of shooting innocent bystanders was honored in this year’s Investigative Reporters & Editors awards competition.

Erin Horan’s Project is Finalist for Best Student Investigation in the Nation

April 3, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

’13 alum Erin Horan’s indepth look at the New York City Police Department’s history of shooting innocent bystanders was honored in this year’s Investigative Reporters & Editors awards competition.

Seeking Business Journalists to be McGraw Fellows

April 2, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

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Clips of the Week

March 28, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Check out some of our latest links – including Jenna O’Donnell’s DNAInfo.com story about an increase in abandoned rabbits.

2013 Grad Kevin Convey Named Journalism Chair at Quinnipiac University

March 27, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Newspaper veteran and recent CUNY J-School graduate Kevin R. Convey has been named chair of the Department of Journalism at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, CT.