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    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.

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    Watch: Where We Went Wrong and What We Can Do About It

    By Amy Dunkin | November 25, 2016 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    We invite you to view the videos of our recent post-election panels examining where reporting of the long election cycle fell short.

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    Apply Till Dec. 15 for McGraw Business Reporting Grants Up to $15,000

    By Amy Dunkin | November 4, 2016 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    The Fellowships provide experienced journalists with the funds and editorial support needed to report in-depth stories on critical issues related to U.S. business and the economy.

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    Students Report on Important Scientific Issues Ignored by Candidates

    By Amy Dunkin | November 3, 2016 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News, Student News

    Scientists are inventing technologies to make guns safer, developing antibiotics to quell treatment-resistant infections and searching for more efficient forms of renewable, clean energy.

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    CUNYJ’s Tow-Knight Center Reveals New Funding and Plans

    By Amy Dunkin | October 26, 2016 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News, Uncategorized

    With additional support from the Knight Foundation and The Tow Foundation, the Entrepreneurial Journalism Center will create programs for rising executives in media companies.

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    Product Thinking for News: A Free Workshop

    By Amy Dunkin | October 5, 2016 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News, Uncategorized

    This unprecedented five-week workshop led by news product pioneer Hong Qu is made possible by a generous grant from the Scripps Howard Foundation.

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    Student Work: The New Age of Sports

    By Amy Dunkin | September 26, 2016 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News, Student News

    B.J. Schecter’s Sports Reporting class produced this special report on how technology has changed the way fans consumer their sports.

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    Watch Video: Business of News with Ken Lerer and Ken Auletta

    By Amy Dunkin | September 15, 2016 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    A conversation between Lerer, BuzzFeed chairman and co-founder of The Huffington Post, and Auletta, book author and writer for The New Yorker.

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    Electionland National Reporting Project Comes to CUNY J-School on Nov. 8

    By Amy Dunkin | September 8, 2016 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News

    In a pop-up newsroom, a coalition of media organizations will track voting problems across the country in real time on Election Day.

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    WashPo Executive Editor Martin Baron To Speak at 2016 Commencement

    By Amy Dunkin | September 6, 2016 | Featured News, J-School in the News, News, Student News

    After a long, distinguished career in journalism, he became a household name with the release of Spotlight, the 2016 Oscar winner for Best Picture.