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    Check out our latest links – including Sarah Mortimer’s City Limits video about a group of wheelchair users who participated in the People’s Climate March.

    Clips of the Week

    By Jere Hester | September 26, 2014 | Clips of the Week, Featured News, News

    Check out our latest links – including Sarah Mortimer’s City Limits video about a group of wheelchair users who participated in the People’s Climate March.

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    Knight Foundation Grant of $1.2 Million to Fund New Diversity Initiative

    By Amy Dunkin | September 25, 2014 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    The program is designed to address the large underrepresentation of minority journalists in newsrooms and will include an expense-paid summer internship and free tuition for select participants.

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    Faculty Members Coates and Richen Make The Root 100 List of Black Influencers

    By Amy Dunkin | September 10, 2014 | Faculty News, Featured News, News

    Journalist-in-Residence Ta-Nehisi Coates ranked No. 1 among African Americans 45 years old and younger who are responsible for the year’s most significant moments and themes.

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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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    Public Editor of The New York Times to Speak at 2014 Commencement

    By Amy Dunkin | September 2, 2014 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    Margaret Sullivan was appointed the public editor in 2012, after having served 12 years as executive editor of The Buffalo News.

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    NYCity News Service Report Named National Award Finalist

    By Jere Hester | August 25, 2014 | Featured News, News

    The winner will be announced Sept. 27 at the 2014 ONA Conference and Online Journalism Awards Banquet.

    Check out our latest links – including Roxanne Scott’s piece for NPR's Latino USA about a street naming ceremony in East Harlem.

    Clips of the Week

    By Jere Hester | August 22, 2014 | Clips of the Week, Featured News, News

    Check out our latest links – including Roxanne Scott’s piece for NPR’s Latino USA about a street naming ceremony in East Harlem.

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    Dr. Carrie Brown to Lead Proposed New Social Journalism Degree Program

    By Amy Dunkin | July 31, 2014 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    She earned recognition in 2014 as the national Educator of the Year from the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication’s Newspaper and Online Division.

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    Business Journalists Win First McGraw Fellowships

    By Amy Dunkin | July 31, 2014 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    The newly launched fellowships were created to support ambitious, long-form coverage of critical issues related to business and the U.S. economy.

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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.