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    Seeking Business Journalists to be McGraw Fellows

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

    Applications are now open for The McGraw Fellowship for Business Journalism, a new program to support in-depth, ambitious coverage of critical issues related to the U.S. economy and business.

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    Karen Pennar Promoted to Editor of the Voices of NY News Aggregation Site

    By Amy Dunkin | January 29, 2014 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    The former economics writer had been the website’s interim editor and recently curated a story that got international play about elderly Korean patrons who were evicted from a local McDonald’s.

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    Travis Fox Joins Faculty to Lead New Visual Journalism Department

    By Amy Dunkin | January 24, 2014 | Faculty News, Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    Fox is a television documentary maker who won an Emmy Award for web video coverage of Hurricane Katrina.

    A Word in the Mayor’s Ear, Thanks to CUNY Students

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

    A team of CUNY J-School students gave New Yorkers a chance to give the city’s new mayor, Bill de Blasio, a piece of their mind.

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    J-School Board of Advisers Gains Three New Members

    By Amy Dunkin | January 13, 2014 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    Journalism industry veterans Raju Narisetti and Geneva Overholser and Founding Dean Emeritus Stephen B. Shepard join an already distinguished advisory group.

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    Garry Pierre-Pierre Talks about Covering Immigrant News on 4 New York

    By Amy Dunkin | January 7, 2014 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    The executive director of the Center for Community and Ethnic Media at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism discussed how the Center’s Voices of NY website aggregates news from the city’s diverse populations.

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    Videos: Commencement 2013

    By Amy Dunkin | December 16, 2013 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News, Student News

    Hear what New York magazine Editor-in-Chief Adam Moss and others had to say at the Dec. 12 graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2013.

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    Students Offer Real-Time Social Media Coverage of Mandela Death

    By Amy Dunkin | December 6, 2013 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News, Student News

    When news broke about the death of South Africa’s Nelson Mandela on Dec. 5, students began curating the social web to produce stories on deadline.

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    Journalist Errol Louis To Lead the Urban Reporting Program

    By Amy Dunkin | November 18, 2013 | Faculty News, Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    One of New York City’s preeminent journalists, he will succeed urban-concentration founder Sarah Bartlett when she becomes the new dean on Jan. 1.

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    Cross Culture Class Covers Vigil for Typhoon Victims

    By Amy Dunkin | November 14, 2013 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News, Student News

    The goal of the event, hosted by the Bayanihan Filipino Community Center in Woodside, Queens, was to get funds and resources to loved ones in the Philippines.