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    Check out our latest links – including Roxanne Scott’s piece for NPR's Latino USA about a street naming ceremony in East Harlem.

    Clips of the Week

    By Jere Hester | August 22, 2014 | Clips of the Week, Featured News, News

    Check out our latest links – including Roxanne Scott’s piece for NPR’s Latino USA about a street naming ceremony in East Harlem.

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    Dr. Carrie Brown to Lead Proposed New Social Journalism Degree Program

    By Amy Dunkin | July 31, 2014 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    She earned recognition in 2014 as the national Educator of the Year from the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication’s Newspaper and Online Division.

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    Business Journalists Win First McGraw Fellowships

    By Amy Dunkin | July 31, 2014 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    The newly launched fellowships were created to support ambitious, long-form coverage of critical issues related to business and the U.S. economy.

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    Richen and Sacha Are Appointed to New Tow Professorships

    By Amy Dunkin | July 1, 2014 | Faculty News, Featured News, News

    Documentary filmmaker Yoruba Richen and multimedia journalist Bob Sacha were chosen for demonstrating exceptional leadership at the CUNY J-School and in their journalistic fields.

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    Tow-Knight Fellows Present their Startup Projects

    By Amy Dunkin | June 24, 2014 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News, Student News

    Our 2014 class of fellows finished out the year with stellar presentations before 18 distinguished panelists on the final day of the semester.

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    A New ‘Focus’ for The Nabe

    By Jere Hester | June 20, 2014 | Featured News, News

    The CUNY J-School has turned over The Nabe to Corner News Media, which will rename the hyperlocal news site “Fort Greene Focus.”

    Check out some of our latest links – including Colin Archdeacon’s video for The Atlantic about a local astrologer.

    Clips of the Week

    By Jere Hester | June 13, 2014 | Featured News, News

    Check out some of our latest links – including Colin Archdeacon’s video for The Atlantic about a local astrologer.

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    NY-Area TV Magazine Show Spotlights AdaptNY Project

    AdaptNY, which launched a year ago June, aims to explore improved media coverage of the New York area’s preparations for future climate change risks in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy.

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    CUNY J-School Launches Fiscal Reporting Training Program

    By Amy Dunkin | June 10, 2014 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    The effort to improve coverage of fiscal issues faced by state and local governments is the result of a major gift by New York civic leader and former lieutenant governor Richard Ravitch.

    Ippies MC Randall Pinkston, delivers the Lifetime Achievement Award to Essence Communications Co-founder Edward Lewis (Photo by Brock Stoneham, '13)

    Ippies Awards Celebrate Achievements of Community and Ethnic Press

    By Amy Dunkin | June 6, 2014 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    Honorees from among more than 49 non-mainstream media outlets that submitted entries took home $8,250 in prize money for their journalistic excellence.