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    Check out our latest links – including Amanda Hou’s Village Voice video about a deadly Upper West Side intersection.

    Clips of The Week

    By Jere Hester | July 23, 2014 | Clips of the Week, Featured News, News

    Check out our latest links – including Amanda Hou’s Village Voice video about a deadly Upper West Side intersection.

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    Richen and Sacha Are Appointed to New Tow Professorships

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

    Documentary filmmaker Yoruba Richen and multimedia journalist Bob Sacha were chosen for demonstrating exceptional leadership at the CUNY J-School and in their journalistic fields.

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    Tow-Knight Fellows Present their Startup Projects

    By Amy Dunkin | June 24, 2014 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News, Student News

    Our 2014 class of fellows finished out the year with stellar presentations before 18 distinguished panelists on the final day of the semester.

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    A New ‘Focus’ for The Nabe

    By Jere Hester | June 20, 2014 | Featured News, News

    The CUNY J-School has turned over The Nabe to Corner News Media, which will rename the hyperlocal news site “Fort Greene Focus.”

    Check out some of our latest links – including Colin Archdeacon’s video for The Atlantic about a local astrologer.

    Clips of the Week

    By Jere Hester | June 13, 2014 | Featured News, News

    Check out some of our latest links – including Colin Archdeacon’s video for The Atlantic about a local astrologer.

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    NY-Area TV Magazine Show Spotlights AdaptNY Project

    AdaptNY, which launched a year ago June, aims to explore improved media coverage of the New York area’s preparations for future climate change risks in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy.

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    CUNY J-School Launches Fiscal Reporting Training Program

    By Amy Dunkin | June 10, 2014 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    The effort to improve coverage of fiscal issues faced by state and local governments is the result of a major gift by New York civic leader and former lieutenant governor Richard Ravitch.

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    Ippies Awards Celebrate Achievements of Community and Ethnic Press

    By Amy Dunkin | June 6, 2014 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    Honorees from among more than 49 non-mainstream media outlets that submitted entries took home $8,250 in prize money for their journalistic excellence.

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    Deadline Club Scholarship of $2,500 Goes to Class of 2014 Student Rachael Levy

    By Amy Dunkin | May 30, 2014 | Featured News, News, Student News

    She was one of four local journalism students chosen to receive a $2,500 scholarship from The Deadline Club Foundation, adding to the Google Journalism Fellowship she won this year.

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    Videos: Diversifying Tomorrow’s Newsrooms

    By Amy Dunkin | May 28, 2014 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News, Uncategorized

    The CUNY J-School hosted an evening of conversation around the issue of diversity in the recruitment practices of news organizations – from both the editor’s and reporter’s perspectives.