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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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    Tow-Knight Fellow María Sánchez Díez Captures $10,000 Scholarship — and Other Award News

    By Amy Dunkin | May 11, 2015 | Featured News, News, Student News

    Plus, Michaela Ross, ’15, gets New York Financial Writers’ prize and Roxanne Scott, ’14, is chosen for women’s African reporting fellowship.

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    Ravitch Fiscal Reporting Program to Address Puerto Rico’s Financial Crisis

    By Amy Dunkin | May 11, 2015 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    Journalists interested in attending a one-day seminar to strengthen their background knowledge of the island’s troubled economy must apply by May 20th.

    Check out some of our latest links – including Reed Dunlea’s Daily News video of arrests made during local protests stemming from the Freddie Gray case.

    Clips of the Week

    By Jere Hester | May 8, 2015 | Clips of the Week, Featured News, News

    Check out some of latest links – including Reed Dunlea’s Daily News video of arrests made during local protests stemming from the Freddie Gray case.

    SPJ named the NYCity News Service the best site of its kind in the nation for the second consecutive year and the third time in five years.

    J-School Captures a Trio of National Awards

    By Jere Hester | May 6, 2015 | Featured News, News

    Entries from the AudioFiles podcast and the NYCity News Service are among the winners.