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Clips of the Week

December 20, 2013 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2013/12/horse-carriage-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 Camilo Gomez’s story about a horse-drawn carriage driver, which made Brian Lehrer’s TV show.

Videos: Commencement 2013

December 16, 2013 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2013/12/Commencement-2013-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Videos: Commencement 2013" title="Videos: Commencement 2013" style="float:right;" />Hear what New York magazine Editor-in-Chief Adam Moss and others had to say at the Dec. 12 graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2013.

Clips of the Week

December 6, 2013 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2013/12/McMillan-150×150.gif" 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 a New York Times video interview with author Terry McMillan, co-produced by Sofia Perpetua.

Students Offer Real-Time Social Media Coverage of Mandela Death

December 6, 2013 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2013/12/Mandela-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Students Offer Real-Time Social Media Coverage of Mandela Death" title="Students Offer Real-Time Social Media Coverage of Mandela Death" style="float:right;" />When news broke about the death of South Africa’s Nelson Mandela on Dec. 5, students began curating the social web to produce stories on deadline.

Prof. Jeff Javis Explains the New Yahoo on NPR’s “Weekend Edition”

December 2, 2013 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Prof. Jeff Javis Explains the New Yahoo on NPR’s “Weekend Edition”Our resident media analyst spoke to program host Scott Simon about his hope that Yahoo would reinvent broadcast news.

J-School Teams With NBC News on #PovertyIs Project

November 26, 2013 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2013/11/PovertyIs-2-150×150.gif" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="J-School Teams With NBC News on #PovertyIs Project" title="J-School Teams With NBC News on #PovertyIs Project" style="float:right;" />The #PovertyIs project asks people to use social media to briefly describe what poverty means to them – in words, pictures or video.

Clips of the Week

November 22, 2013 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2013/11/strand-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 latest links – including Rosie Goldensohn’s DNAInfo story about how sprinklers deterred homeless people from sleeping outside the Strand Book Store.

Craft Prof. David Lewis’s Biopic Wins Documentary Award

November 22, 2013 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

The Pleasures of Being Out of Step, Craft Prof. David Lewis’s documentary on renowned jazz critic and free speech advocate Nat Hentoff, has won the Grand Jury Prize in the DOC NYC Metropolis Competition.
In addition, the companion book by the sam…

Journalist Errol Louis To Lead the Urban Reporting Program

November 18, 2013 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2013/11/errol-louis-crop-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Journalist Errol Louis To Lead the Urban Reporting Program" title="Journalist Errol Louis To Lead the Urban Reporting Program" style="float:right;" />One of New York City’s preeminent journalists, he will succeed urban-concentration founder Sarah Bartlett when she becomes the new dean on Jan. 1.

Panelists Say Frequent Pitching is a Ticket to a Radio Career

November 14, 2013 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

WNYC’s Charlie Herman: “I really love interesting stories and what I face all the time is not having enough staff to tell them.”

Cross Culture Class Covers Vigil for Typhoon Victims

November 14, 2013 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2013/11/Typhoon-vigil-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Cross Culture Class Covers Vigil for Typhoon Victims" title="Cross Culture Class Covers Vigil for Typhoon Victims" style="float:right;" />The goal of the event, hosted by the Bayanihan Filipino Community Center in Woodside, Queens, was to get funds and resources to loved ones in the Philippines.

Clips of the Week

November 8, 2013 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Check out our latest links – including Rachel Levy’s Daily News story about a marathoner’s final race. The article went viral.

Students Honor Their Own with First Sheppy Awards

November 4, 2013 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2013/11/Sheppys3-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Students Honor Their Own with First Sheppy Awards" title="Students Honor Their Own with First Sheppy Awards" style="float:right;" />Named in honor of Founding Dean Stephen B. Shepard, the awards highlight student achievement across media.

NYCity News Service Wins National Award

October 30, 2013 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

The J-School news outlet took home Editor & Publisher’s EPPY Award for Best College/University Journalism Website. Judges also cited four News Service special reports.

Superstorm Sandy Spawns Innovative News Experiment

October 29, 2013 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Prof. Adam Glenn’s AdaptNY site combines social media curation and original content to create an online conversation about climate change in New York.

Clips of the Week

October 25, 2013 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Check out our latest links – including Jessica Glazer’s story for Crain’s New York Business revealing B&H’s plans to move its warehouse upstate.

CUNY TRUSTEES NAME SARAH BARTLETT THE NEXT DEAN

September 30, 2013 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Professor Bartlett has a long, distinguished career in journalism and has been with the CUNY J-School since Day 1.

WCBS’s Alex Silverman Shares Career Tips for Aspiring Radio Reporters

September 30, 2013 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

WCBW reporter Alex Silverman shares his experiences as a commercial radio journalist, from Hurricane Sandy and beyond.

Clips of the Week

September 27, 2013 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Check out our latest links – including alum Danny Gold’s Esquire Weekly dispatch out of Syria chronicling the time he spent with a band of young rebels.

NEW BUSINESS JOURNALISM CENTER COMING TO CUNY J-SCHOOL

September 24, 2013 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

As part of the fallout from a decade’s worth of changes in the media, many news organizations no longer have the resources to tackle long,…