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Jean-Philippe Cipriani named editor-in-chief of ProjetJ

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Our French-language sister site, ProjetJ, has named Jean-Philippe Cipriani its new editor-in-chief.

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Government statement singles out ‘controversial reporter’

In what has been called an “unusual, if not unprecedented” move, the Prime Minister’s Office and parliamentary secretary to the Prime Minister Dean Del Mastro have issued a statement in response to reporting by Stephen Maher in which Maher is referred to as "controversial."

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University of Toronto Scarborough hiring journalism lecturer

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The University of Toronto Scarborough campus is hiring a lecturer in journalism for a full-time teaching stream appointment to begin July 1, 2013. Deadline: March 12, 2013.

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Idle No More and APTN

If the Aboriginal Peoples Television Network wasn't already on your radar, it likely is now. The small network has been on the Idle No More protest story since it began on Dec. 10.

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Western University Students’ Council vs. student newspaper The Gazette on campus space, press freedom

Western University's daily student paper, The Gazette, is facing threats to its press freedom from its publisher, the Western University Students' Council, according to front-page reports today penned by the paper's editor-in-chief Gloria Dickie. 

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CAJ Awards accepting applications until Feb. 8

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The Canadian Association of Journalists is accepting applications for its 2012 awards program until Feb. 8.

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The Great Wall: Canadian dailies and online subscriptions

When a journalism student declared he had never bought a physical newspaper, Torstar chair John Honderich shot back: “Is that something you’re proud of?” But as Joy Blenman explains, the student’s statement is a sign of the times: the future of journalism is digital, and the transition has already begun. 

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CUP #NASH75 John H. McDonald student journalism award winners

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Student journalists from across the country were in Toronto last week for Canadian University Press’ 75th annual national conference, which included Saturday evening’s John H. McDonald Journalism Awards.

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On current affairs and satire: Esther Enkin’s first review as CBC Ombudsman

Esther Enkin, who began in her new role as CBC Ombudsman on Jan. 1, released her first review last week.  In it, she examined CBC Radio’s The Current’s use of satire in its broadcast.

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RECAP: Canadian University Press #NASH75 conference

We're talking student journalism this week as The Canadian University Press hostis its 75th national conference (#NASH75) at the Delta Chelsea Hotel in downtown Toronto. 

J-Source's Belinda Alzner (@belindaalzner) and Eric Mark Do (@ericmarkdo) will be tweeting from the conference Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

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