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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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    Chris Dell Tapped for Bizdom Cleveland Accelerator

    By Marisa Osorio | August 15, 2014 | Alumni News

    Chris Dell, a 2014 Tow-Knight fellow, was invited to join the Bizdom Cleveland accelerator, NBA owner Dan Gilbert’s technology investment firm. Dell will be taking…

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    Anika Anand Named 2014 ONA MJ Bear Fellow

    By Marisa Osorio | August 4, 2014 | Alumni News

    Anika Anand, ’12, director of engagement at Chalkbeat, an education news network, has been named a 2014 Online News Association MJ Bear Fellow. ONA, the…

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    Simone Sebastian Heads to The Washington Post

    By Marisa Osorio | June 25, 2014 | Alumni News, Business & Economics

    Simone Sebastian, ’10, will be the new deputy editor of The Washington Post’s new digital magazine PostEverything starting July 14. “Simone is currently the editor…

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    Hannah Rappleye and Lisa Riordan Seville Begin “Legacy of Mass Incarceration” Project

    By Marisa Osorio | June 15, 2014 | Alumni News

    2010 Alumnae Hannah Rappleye and Lisa Riordan Seville are raising money to start a new project–a yearlong look at the legacy of 40 years of…

    Cristina Alesci Moves to CNNMoney

    By Marisa Osorio | June 15, 2014 | Alumni News, Articles, Business & Economics

    After five years at Bloomberg TV, Cristina Alesci, ’08, has moved over to CNN and the CNNMoney team as a correspondent. Caleb Silver, CNN director…

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    Erin Horan’s Project is Finalist for Best Student Investigation in the Nation

    By Amy Dunkin | April 3, 2014 | Alumni News, Featured News, News

    ’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.

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    2013 Grad Kevin Convey Named Journalism Chair at Quinnipiac University

    By Amy Dunkin | March 27, 2014 | Alumni News, Featured News, News

    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.

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    Students, Alumni Rack Up 2014 Honors

    By Amy Dunkin | March 12, 2014 | Alumni News, Featured News, News, Student News

    Alumni and students of the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism have claimed a number of awards and fellowships in recent journalism competitions.

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    ’07 Alum Finds Dog in Tornado Rubble in CBS Video that Goes Viral

    By Amy Dunkin | May 22, 2013 | Alumni News, Featured News, News

    A touching video for CBS News shows 2007 CUNY J-School graduate Megan Kelty helping to coax an Oklahoma tornado victim’s dog from the remains of a home.