CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Jue Yang Takes on New Role as the J-School’s First Technologist-in-Residence

December 29, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Jue will work with faculty and students on class projects that lie at the intersection of journalism and technology, helping them to develop new digital products and services.

Clips of the Week

December 23, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Check out our latest links – including Rosie Goldensohn and Rachael Levy’s story for The Nation about a Tennessee law that criminalizes drug users who give birth.

Videos: Class of 2014 Commencement

December 19, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Hear the remarks of New York Times Public Editor Margaret Sullivan, ’14 class speaker Oliver Morrison, ’07 alum Jego Armstrong and Dean Sarah Bartlett.

Applications Now Open for Knight-CUNYJ Summer Internships

December 17, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Apply now to be one of the 20 aspiring journalists coming to NYC this summer – all expenses paid – for training with the CUNY J-School faculty and paid internships we will help you secure.

NYCity News Service “Stop the Mold” Series Runs in Daily News

December 16, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

A three-part series produced by CUNY Graduate School of Journalism’s NYCity News Service and the Daily News spotlighting the scourge of mold in New York City public housing ran this week in the paper and on it website.

BuzzFeed’s Kate Nocera, ’09, Shares Congressional Reporting Award

December 12, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Class of ’09 alum Nocera and her BuzzFeed colleagues Greg Johnsen and John Stanton have been awarded the Everett McKinley Dirksen Award for Distinguished Reporting of Congress this year.

VICE Media and Knight to Create $500,000 Innovators’ Fund at CUNY

December 2, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

The goal is to train journalists to use innovative new ways to tell stories for the next generation of news consumers.

Clips of the Week

November 26, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Check out our latest links – including Laura Bult’s reporting out of Ferguson, Mo., for the New York Daily News.

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

November 19, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

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

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

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

The 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

Check out some of our latest links – including Chauncey Alcorn’s Gotham Gazette report about a troubled post-Sandy rebuilding program. The links are piling up faster than fall leaves. Dive into some of our latest stories: •Chauncey Alcorn’s package on a post-Sandy rebuilding program that’s left thousands of homeowners in the lurch made Gotham Gazette. […]

Apply Now for McGraw Fellowships for Business Journalism

October 23, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Fall applications are now being accepted for The McGraw Fellowship for Business Journalism, a recently launched initiative at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism. The McGraw Fellowships enable accomplished journalists to do the deep reporting needed to produce a distinguished investigative or enterprise business story. Each McGraw Fellow will receive $5,000 a month for up […]

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

Check out some of our latest links – including Marguerite Ward’s Daily News report on a rally against youth violence in the Bronx. Check out some of the latest gems from our very busy reporters: •Laura Bult shared a Newswomen’s Club of New York Front Page Award for her role in a Daily News story […]

Students Tackle Climate Challenge with Crowdsourcing Initiative

October 9, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Student reporters Derek Robert (left) and Reed Dunlea in Red Hook, Brooklyn. (Photo by Jessica Bal, 15) Fresh to CUNY Graduate Journalism School and with just a few weeks of training under their belts, a team of more than 30 students last week launched an ambitious crowdsourcing project on climate change risk in New York. […]

Multimedia Team from The Guardian Racks Up National Emmy Award

October 1, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Adding to an impressive list of accolades, The Guardian’s “NSA Files Decoded” has won an Emmy award in the category of “New Approaches to News & Documentary Programming: Current News.” The videographer for the innovative multimedia piece, which also won a Pulitzer Prize for its report on secret surveillance activities by the National Security Agency, […]

Clips of the Week

September 26, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

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. It’s been a busy September. Check out some of the latest links from our reporters: •Sarah Mortimer’s video about a group of wheelchair users who participated in the People’s Climate […]

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

September 25, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

Joanna Hernandez To address the large underrepresentation of minority journalists in newsrooms, the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism will launch a diversity initiative that includes an all-expenses-paid, two-month summer internship program for 20 participants and free tuition for five of them to its graduate school. The three-year diversity program is supported by $1.2 million from […]