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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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Musikilu Mojeed, ’10, Contributes to Panama Papers Investigation

By Brooke Bizzell Stachyra | April 28, 2016 | Alumni News, Featured News, News

International Consortium of Investigative Journalists member Musikilu Mojeed continues to lead a group of Nigerian journalists that investigate crimes connected to the Panama Papers scandal.

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CUNY J-School Inks Agreement with Dominican Foundation to Explore Joint Educational Pursuits

By Amy Dunkin | April 26, 2016 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

The two institutions are considering the possibility of jointly developing curriculum and training Dominican journalists in their own country and at CUNY.

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Tow-Knight Center Releases Report on the Job Skills Journalists Need Today

By Amy Dunkin | April 25, 2016 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

News organizations want to hire new kinds of journalists who combine coding, visual production and audience acquisition skills with traditional reporting competence and even a little entrepreneurial savvy.

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Joseph Walker, ’09, Becomes a Pulitzer Prize Finalist

By Brooke Bizzell Stachyra | April 21, 2016 | Alumni News, Featured News, News

Walker was ​part of a team of Wall Street Journal reporters chosen as finalists for the Pulitzer Prize in Explanatory Reporting, for ​their series on rising prescription drug prices.

Check out some of our latest links – including Mia Garchitorena's Refinery29 story about a group of women who say they were harmed by Essure birth control implants.

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By Jere Hester | April 21, 2016 | Clips of the Week, Featured News, News

Check out some of our latest links – including Mia Garchitorena’s Refinery29 story about a group of women who say they were harmed by Essure birth control implants.

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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.

Winner: Zach Williams, Times Square

The Best in Student Photos from the Class of 2016

By Amy Dunkin | April 13, 2016 | Featured News, News, Student News

These are the winners of the second photography competition sponsored by the CUNY J-School’s Student Photo Club, which aims to bring attention to student photojournalism work.

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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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CUNY J-School Welcomes Admitted Students at Class of ’17 Open House

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

Faculty and staff introduced incoming students to the school’s programs and subject concentrations and the latest technology used in our classes.