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    Melissa Noel, ’12, Awarded 2017 International Reporting Fellowship

    By Amy Dunkin | May 19, 2017 | Alumni News, Featured News, News

    She will travel to Jamaica to expand her reporting on the long-term impact on Caribbean children and their communities due to prolonged separation from their parents, who have moved to the U.S. and other countries for work.

    New GroundTruth Project Podcast Series Features Work by CUNY J-School Grads

    By Amy Dunkin | May 4, 2017 | Alumni News, Featured News, News

    The title of this five-part series reported by five alumni from the Class of 2016 is The Fix: Opioid abuse and the new prescription for survival.

    CUNY J-School Alumni Help Capture Two 2017 Pulitzer Prizes

    By Amy Dunkin | April 18, 2017 | Alumni News, Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    Barry Paddock, who graduated in 2008, was one of the reporters at the New York Daily News who worked on stories that were awarded the Public Service gold medal, the top Pulitzer Prize.

    Job Opportunity: Seeking a News Integrity Initiative General Manager

    By Hal Straus | April 8, 2017 | Alumni News, Faculty News, Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    GENERAL MANAGER NEWS INTEGRITY INITIATIVE TOW-KNIGHT CENTER AT CUNY GRADUATE SCHOOL OF JOURNALISM The News Integrity Initiative — funded with $14 million by the Craig…

    Alumni Director Creates First E-Newsletter for CUNY J-School Grads

    By Amy Dunkin | March 29, 2017 | Alumni News, Featured News, News

    The digital publication will be distributed quarterly and features news items, event announcements, and professional and personal updates.

    Photo by Alum Joe Swide Wins Major Photography Award

    By Amy Dunkin | March 8, 2017 | Alumni News, Featured News, News

    His shot of a dugout at a baseball field in Cuba took a first place in the Pictures of the Year International competition.

    Melissa Noel, ’12, Wins Global Media Award for Work on “Barrel Children” in the Caribbean

    By Amy Dunkin | December 20, 2016 | Alumni News, Featured News, News

    Her story highlights issues faced by children left behind by parents who move to another country and provide material support but no direct care.

    New Alumni Investigative Reporting Award Created to Honor Founding Dean

    By Amy Dunkin | December 1, 2016 | Alumni News, Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    This year’s Stephen B. Shepard Prize winner will be recognized at the Awards for Excellence in Journalism dinner on Apr. 13, 2017 and will receive $5,000, generously funded by The Tow Foundation.

    Kate Nocera, ’09, Promoted to BuzzFeed’s D.C. Bureau Chief

    By Brooke Bizzell Stachyra | November 17, 2016 | Alumni News, Featured News, News

    After helping cover the presidential election, the news and entertainment site wasted no time in elevating Nocera from D.C. managing editor to the top job in the Washington office.

    Jose Bayona, ’11, Named Press Secretary for NYC Children’s Agency

    By Brooke Bizzell Stachyra | October 28, 2016 | Alumni News, News

    Bayona joins the Administration for Children’s Services from the NYC Department of Transportation, where he had worked as a Deputy Press Secretary since July 2014.