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Tom Robbins’s Latest from the Marshall Project: Donald Trump and the Mob

By Amy Dunkin | April 28, 2016 | Faculty News, Featured News, J-School in the News, News

Our investigative journalist in residence gives an historical account of the builder’s dealings with organized crime figures in New York and Atlantic City.

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Tom Robbins Named a Pulitzer Prize Finalist for Series on Prison Violence

By Amy Dunkin | April 18, 2016 | Faculty News, Featured News, J-School in the News, News

The stories produced in collaboration with the Marshall Project and The New York Times also won a 2016 Hillman Prize for Newspaper Journalism.

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Urban Reporting Director Errol Louis to Question Candidates in Brooklyn’s Democratic Debate on Apr. 14

By Amy Dunkin | April 11, 2016 | Faculty News, Featured News, J-School in the News

Louis will join CNN anchor and debate moderator Wolf Blitzer; CNN chief political correspondent Dana Bash; and Daily News City Hall bureau chief Jennifer Fermino, who will read questions from the public on air.

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Emily Laber-Warren on Teaching Health & Science Reporting

By Amy Dunkin | April 5, 2016 | Faculty News, Featured News, News

In a Q&A on The Open Notebook, a respected blog in the science journalism community, she discusses the techniques and principles she imparts to students.

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Conflict Reporting Professor Wayne Svoboda to Speak at Military Conferences

By Amy Dunkin | March 16, 2016 | Faculty News, News

The events will take place at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point in April and the U.S. Army War College in Carlisle, PA in June.

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Susan Farkas Addresses Plight of Haitians in the Dominican Republic

By Amy Dunkin | February 11, 2016 | Faculty News, Featured News

The CUNY J-School visual journalism professor documents how people of Haitian descent are at risk of arbitrary deportation or becoming stateless.

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A New Article by Associate Dean Andrew Mendelson: “Make Every Frame Count”

By Amy Dunkin | February 11, 2016 | Faculty News, Featured News, News

This examination of photographer David Burnett and his practice of slow journalism appears in the publication, Digital Journalism.

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Read Peter Beinart’s Latest in The Atlantic About ISIS

By Amy Dunkin | February 8, 2016 | Faculty News, Featured News

The CUNY J-School professor of national reporting and opinion writing has a story about “Why Attacking ISIS Won’t Make Americans Safe.”

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Visual Journalism Director Travis Fox to Judge Pictures of the Year International Contest

By Amy Dunkin | February 5, 2016 | Faculty News, Featured News, J-School in the News, News

The Emmy Award-winning filmmaker will be one of five judges in the Visual Editing Division of the POYI competition.

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NYCity News Service Creator Jere Hester to Assume Mantle of Reporting and Writing Director

By Amy Dunkin | February 2, 2016 | Faculty News, Featured News, News

He will oversee neighborhood-driven introductory Craft of Journalism reporting classes taken by every first-semester student, as well as second-semester classes that include team-produced special projects.