CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

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.

Karen Pennar Promoted to Editor of the Voices of NY News Aggregation Site

January 29, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/01/pennar-crop-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Karen Pennar Promoted to Editor of the Voices of NY News Aggregation Site" title="Karen Pennar Promoted to Editor of the Voices of NY News Aggregation Site" style="float:right;" />The former economics writer had been the website’s interim editor and recently curated a story that got international play about elderly Korean patrons who were evicted from a local McDonald’s.

Travis Fox Joins Faculty to Lead New Visual Journalism Department

January 24, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/01/travisfox_homepage-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Travis Fox Joins Faculty to Lead New Visual Journalism Department" title="Travis Fox Joins Faculty to Lead New Visual Journalism Department" style="float:right;" />Fox is a television documentary maker who won an Emmy Award for web video coverage of Hurricane Katrina.

A Word in the Mayor’s Ear, Thanks to CUNY Students

January 24, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

A team of CUNY J-School students gave New Yorkers a chance to give the city’s new mayor, Bill de Blasio, a piece of their mind.

Former Dean Shepard Interviewed on the PBS Show, “The Open Mind”

January 24, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

  Hear what Founding Dean Emeritus Stephen B. Shepard told Richard Heffner, host of “The Open Mind” on PBS, about journalism’s transition to the digital…

A Word in the Mayor’s Ear, Thanks to CUNY Students

January 23, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

A team of CUNY J-School students gave New Yorkers a chance to give the city’s new mayor, Bill de Blasio, a piece of their mind.

And the Next CUNY Chancellor Is… James Milliken of the University of Nebraska

January 16, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

And the Next CUNY Chancellor Is… James Milliken of the University of NebraskaMilliken has demonstrated a deep commitment to academic excellence, educational access, economic development and community outreach.

Radio Director Tina Pamintuan Wins Nieman Fellowship at Harvard

January 15, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/01/Pamintuan_Photo_Small-150×150.jpg" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Radio Director Tina Pamintuan Wins Nieman Fellowship at Harvard" title="Radio Director Tina Pamintuan Wins Nieman Fellowship at Harvard" style="float:right;" />She will work on developing a mobile app to help ethnic radio stations share programming and reach more people.

J-School Board of Advisers Gains Three New Members

January 13, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/01/Screen-Shot-2014-01-13-at-11.42.08-AM-150×150.png" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="J-School Board of Advisers Gains Three New Members" title="J-School Board of Advisers Gains Three New Members" style="float:right;" />Journalism industry veterans Raju Narisetti and Geneva Overholser and Founding Dean Emeritus Stephen B. Shepard join an already distinguished advisory group.

Clips of the Week

January 10, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/01/Typhoon-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 Anne Lagamayo’s New York Times video dispatch from the Philippines in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan.

Garry Pierre-Pierre Talks about Covering Immigrant News on 4 New York

January 7, 2014 | CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

<img width="150" height="150" src="http://www.journalism.cuny.edu/media/1/files/2014/01/Screen-Shot-2014-01-07-at-11.35.59-AM-150×150.png" class="attachment-thumbnail wp-post-image" alt="Garry Pierre-Pierre Talks about Covering Immigrant News on 4 New York" title="Garry Pierre-Pierre Talks about Covering Immigrant News on 4 New York" style="float:right;" />The executive director of the Center for Community and Ethnic Media at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism discussed how the Center’s Voices of NY website aggregates news from the city’s diverse populations.

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…