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    Molly de Aguiar Named Managing Director for News Integrity Initiative

    By cunyjschool | May 25, 2017 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    Funded with $14 million to develop a more informed public and greater trust in news, the Initiative also has a new executive committee consisting of Prof. Jeff Jarvis, Facebook’s Áine Kerr, and craigslist founder Craig Newmark.

    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.

    Ten Years of Excellent Journalism at the CUNY J-School

    By Amy Dunkin | May 15, 2017 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    In a website and companion book, we present stories, packages and projects that represent the typical quality and impact of some of the best work by our students and alumni from 2006-2016.

    Lisa Armstrong Named Associate Professor at the CUNY J-School

    By Amy Dunkin | May 9, 2017 | Faculty News, Featured News, News

    Selected from an extremely competitive field, she has served with distinction as a Craft, Narrative, and International Reporting professor since she joined the faculty as an adjunct eight years ago.

    J-School Team Produces “Time Travel” App Prototype

    By Amy Dunkin | May 5, 2017 | Featured News

    You Are Here is an immersive journalism experience that uses augmented reality to tell New York stories, melding past and present from a street-level view.

    Adjunct Alex Goldmark Wins Peabody Award for NPR Investigative Series

    By Amy Dunkin | May 5, 2017 | Faculty News, Featured News

    The stories explored the aggressive sales tactics conducted by Wells Fargo bank employees and interviewed whistleblowers who were fired after raising concerns about suspected fraud.

    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.

    Video: Meet Watson’s Boss: IBM’s David Kenny in Conversation with Jeff Jarvis

    By Amy Dunkin | April 27, 2017 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    As part of the CUNY J-School’s 10th anniversary speaker series, David Kenny, the head of IBM’s Watson platform, discusses the impact of artificial intelligence on journalism with Tow-Knight Center Director Jeff Jarvis.

    Rockefeller Foundation Funds New Environmental Reporting Program

    By Amy Dunkin | April 27, 2017 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    The Resilience Fellowship Program provides a new training opportunity for working journalists interested in strengthening their coverage of environmental issues, including climate change and resilience.

    Video: Senator Chuck Schumer Defends a Free and Independent Press

    By Amy Dunkin | April 25, 2017 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    On Apr. 13, the CUNY J-School presented Sen. Schumer with the Distinguished Service to New York Award at the 10th annual Awards for Excellence in Journalism. Here are his remarks.