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    Seeking a Director of Alumni Services

    By Amy Dunkin | August 27, 2015 | Alumni News, News

    The J-School’s Director of Alumni Services is responsible for the planning and implementation of programs and projects that strategically engage alumni and provide tangible benefits to alumni. This is a half-time position (20 hours/week) that reports to the associate dean.

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    Knight-VICE Innovators Fund Announces Support For First Four Projects

    By Amy Dunkin | August 13, 2015 | Featured News, News

    The $500,000 fund gives financial backing to journalists from around the world working on projects that have the potential to transform the way people relate to news.

    "The Missing" was among two CUNY J-School projects tapped for the Online Journalism Awards contest.

    NYCity News Service Projects Named Finalists in National Competition

    By Jere Hester | August 11, 2015 | Featured News, News, Uncategorized

    “Counterfeit Ed” and “The Missing” (pictured above) made the cut in the Online News Association’s Online Journalism Awards competition. The winner will be announced Sept. 26.

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    CUNY J-School Offers Funding for Investigative Stories about New York City

    By Amy Dunkin | August 2, 2015 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    The goal is to help fill the widening gap that has emerged as newspapers and other media reduce their support for expensive and time-consuming investigative projects.

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    Three Veteran Journalists Win McGraw Business Reporting Grants

    By Amy Dunkin | July 22, 2015 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    Their projects will explore cyber-attacks on the international financial system, Nicaraguan plans to build an extensive shipping canal, and the impact on the Cuban economy of restored relations with the U.S.

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    Meet the Inaugural Class in our Social Journalism Master’s Program

    By Amy Dunkin | July 20, 2015 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    The 14 pioneers in our new M.A. degree program have chosen communities they will serve and are developing strategies to engage them.

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    Marie Gilot to Head New Professional Development Program at CUNY J

    By Amy Dunkin | July 13, 2015 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    Gilot, who comes to CUNY from the Knight Foundation, will lead an educational initiative aimed at teaching working journalists the skills they need in a rapidly evolving profession.

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    Associate Dean Mendelson Co-Authors Scholarly Article on Journalism’s Future

    By Amy Dunkin | May 22, 2015 | Faculty News, Featured News, News

    An essay in The Communication Review concludes that focusing on technology alone will not solve the industry’s problems.


    J-School Captures Honors at Silurian Awards

    By Jere Hester | May 20, 2015 | Featured News, News

    Cole Rosengren was given an award in memory of the journalist Dennis Duggan while the NYCity News Service’s “Stop the Mold” project took home a top prize.

    Admissions Director Colleen Marshall

    CUNY J-School Gets Ready For Its Largest, Most Diverse Class Ever

    By Amy Dunkin | May 15, 2015 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News, Student News

    Some 120 students have enrolled in its core master’s in journalism degree program, 20% more than in any of class in its history. And, for the first time, more than half of the students (52%) are persons of color or from other underrepresented minority groups.