CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

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

J-School Gets Grant for Public Housing Mold Project" style="float:right;" />The J-School’s NYCity News Service will team with the New York Daily News on a pioneering digital reporting effort to track the scourge of mold in New York City public housing developments.

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

Seeking Business Journalists to be McGraw Fellows" title="Seeking Business Journalists to be McGraw Fellows" style="float:right;" />Applications are now open for The McGraw Fellowship for Business Journalism, a new program to support in-depth, ambitious coverage of critical issues related to the U.S. economy and business.

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.

Seeking Business Journalists to be McGraw Fellows

March 27, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Applications are now open for The McGraw Fellowship for Business Journalism, a new program to support in-depth, ambitious coverage of critical issues related to the U.S. economy and business.

Rachael Levy, ’14, Named One of Ten Google Journalism Fellows

March 24, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Rachael Levy, ’14, Named One of Ten Google Journalism FellowsShe will spend the summer doing research, producing multimedia pieces and writing blog posts for the West Africa desk of the Committee to Protect Journalists in New York City.

Clips of the Week

March 14, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/03/emma-thompson-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 links – including Oresti Tsonopoulos’ video interview with Emma Thompson for The New York Times.

Students, Alumni Rack Up 2014 Honors

March 12, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/03/screenshot-preferentes-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Students, Alumni Rack Up 2014 Honors" title="Students, Alumni Rack Up 2014 Honors" style="float:right;" />Alumni and students have been making the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism proud as they claim awards and fellowships in top journalism competitions.

J-School Captures 12 SPJ Excellence Awards

March 10, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/03/Sandys-wake-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="J-School Captures 12 SPJ Excellence Awards" title="J-School Captures 12 SPJ Excellence Awards" style="float:right;" />J-School media outlets – 219 West, the AudioFiles podcast and the NYCity News Service – were cited for work that included the News Service’s coverage of Superstorm Sandy’s aftermath.

A Storytelling Tradition Continues

March 6, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/03/LysakPhoto_Edit-150×150.jpeg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="A Storytelling Tradition Continues" title="A Storytelling Tradition Continues" style="float:right;" />Students in Michael Lysak’s Audio News Writing and Reporting class kept a three-year tradition alive, converging on a venue outside the CUNY J-School for a night of storytelling and fun.

Clips of the Week

February 28, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Clips of the WeekCheck our reporters’ latest work – including Skyler Reid’s front page photos for South Africa’s Mail & Guardian.

2014 Tow-Knight Entrepreneurial Fellows Get to Work on Their Projects

February 26, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/02/Tow-Knight-EJ14-Portraits-2-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="2014 Tow-Knight Entrepreneurial Fellows Get to Work on Their Projects" title="2014 Tow-Knight Entrepreneurial Fellows Get to Work on Their Projects" style="float:right;" />This year’s cohort includes a Fulbright scholar from Argentina and professionals from Japan, Germany, India, Brazil, England and Slovakia.

Clips of the Week

February 14, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/02/solitary-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 Caroline Lewis’ Gotham Gazette story about a push to restrict solitary confinement.

Meet the 2014 Tow-Knight Entrepreneurial Journalism Fellows

February 6, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/02/Tow-Knight-homepage-150×150.png" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Meet the 2014 Tow-Knight Entrepreneurial Journalism Fellows" title="Meet the 2014 Tow-Knight Entrepreneurial Journalism Fellows" style="float:right;" />This year’s group has proposed a variety of exciting initiatives, including hyperlocal sites in Brooklyn and Newark, niche sports sites, and an LGBTQ news portal.

Clips of the Week

January 31, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/01/Clark-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 Kristen Clark’s profile of an old-school club for Brooklyn Based. Clark’s audio slideshow was played on Brian Lehrer’s TV show.

A Chance to Say Thanks for the J-School’s Former Dean

January 30, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

A Chance to Say Thanks for the J-School’s Former DeanStephen B. Shepard and his wife Lynn Povich make a generous donation to a scholarship fund for CUNY-college grads.