CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

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

The Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (ACEJMC), the agency responsible for evaluating professional journalism programs at colleges and universities, voted to grant accreditation to the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism at a meeting in Arlington, Va. on May 2. The decision to give the CUNY J-School the ACEJMC stamp of approval […]

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

The New York Financial Writers’ Association has selected three Class of ’14 business concentration students for $3,000 awards in its annual scholarship competition. The prizes go to graduate or undergraduate journalism students in the tristate area who are seriously interested in pursuing a career in business and financial journalism. This year’s winners from the CUNY […]

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

Photo by John Smock The Society of Silurians, the nation’s oldest press club, has chosen Rosa Goldensohn from the Class of 2014 to receive the Dennis Duggan Prize. The prize is given annually to a CUNY J-School student for outstanding work in school and for professional potential. It will be awarded at a dinner on […]

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.

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

The Class of 2014′s Rachael Levy has won a 10-week Google Journalism Fellowship to do research, produce multimedia pieces and write blog posts this summer for the West Africa desk of the Committee to Protect Journalists in New York. She will also spend one week with the nine other 2014 fellows at Google’s headquarters in […]