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    STATE APPROVES OUR NEW SOCIAL JOURNALISM MASTER’S DEGREE

    By Amy Dunkin | October 15, 2014 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    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.

    Check out some of our latest links – including Marguerite Ward's Daily News report on a rally against youth violence in the Bronx.

    Clips of the Week

    By Jere Hester | October 13, 2014 | Clips of the Week, Featured News, News

    Check out some of our latest links – including Marguerite Ward’s Daily News report on a rally against youth violence in the Bronx.

    Student reporters Derek Robert (left) and Reed Dunlea  Red Hook. (Photo by Jessica Bal, 15)

    Students Tackle Climate Challenge with Crowdsourcing Initiative

    By Amy Dunkin | October 9, 2014 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News, Student News

    An ambitious crowdsourcing project on climate change risk in New York includes real-time multimedia reporting from vulnerable communities, data collection on residents’ views, and community engagement efforts via social media.

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    Multimedia Team from The Guardian Racks Up National Emmy Award

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

    Video storytelling professor Bob Sacha was the videographer on a multimedia piece about the National Security Agency that just won a news & documentary Emmy award.

    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.

    Clips of the Week

    By Jere Hester | September 26, 2014 | Clips of the Week, News

    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.

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

    By Amy Dunkin | September 25, 2014 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    The program is designed to address the large underrepresentation of minority journalists in newsrooms and will include an expense-paid summer internship and free tuition for select participants.

    Check out our reporters' latest work – including this front-page photo Jake Naughton snapped for The New York Times.

    Clips of the Week

    By Jere Hester | September 12, 2014 | Clips of the Week, News

    Check out our reporters’ latest work – including this front-page photo Jake Naughton snapped for The New York Times.

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    Faculty Members Coates and Richen Make The Root 100 List of Black Influencers

    By Amy Dunkin | September 10, 2014 | Faculty News, Featured News, News

    Journalist-in-Residence Ta-Nehisi Coates ranked No. 1 among African Americans 45 years old and younger who are responsible for the year’s most significant moments and themes.

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    Tanzina Vega, ’07, Named to The Huff Po’s Top 40 Latinos in Media List

    By Amy Dunkin | September 6, 2014 | Alumni News, Featured News, News

    The Huffington Post’s LatinoVoices blog says this has been a really great year for Latino talent in American media. And a big part of the reason is ’07 alum Tanzina Vega, who created the Race and Ethnicity beat this year at The New York Times.

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    Public Editor of The New York Times to Speak at 2014 Commencement

    By Amy Dunkin | September 2, 2014 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    Margaret Sullivan was appointed the public editor in 2012, after having served 12 years as executive editor of The Buffalo News.