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Ryerson Journalism Research Centre

New study examines meditation as tool for anxious student journalists
5 months ago

New study examines meditation as tool for anxious student journalists

By  •  Learn, Research

The mindfulness class will introduce students to the fundamentals of mindfulness and explore different forms of meditation practice.
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Journalism more important now than ever, say RSJ teach-in speakers
1 year ago

Journalism more important now than ever, say RSJ teach-in speakers

By Jasmine Bala for the Ryerson Journalism Research Centre

Journalism matters now more than ever, the media director of the Canadian Civil Liberties Association told journalism students and faculty during… Continue Reading Journalism more important now than ever, say RSJ teach-in speakers

Understanding history and who wields power central to effective political coverage of Indigenous communities
1 year ago

Understanding history and who wields power central to effective political coverage of Indigenous communities

By Jasmine Bala for the Ryerson Journalism Research Centre

Indigenous people want their leaders held accountable, but journalists should be cautious about perpetuating negative stereotypes, Ryerson School of Journalism Rogers… Continue Reading Understanding history and who wields power central to effective political coverage of Indigenous communities

Global News Social Media Editor: Complex stories should be packaged in way that connects with audience
1 year ago

Global News Social Media Editor: Complex stories should be packaged in way that connects with audience

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By Jasmine Bala for the Ryerson Journalism Research Centre website

While newsrooms benefit from online analytics that help journalists understand what audiences want and how to package stories, this data… Continue Reading Global News Social Media Editor: Complex stories should be packaged in way that connects with audience

News needs of smaller communities require special attention, researcher says
1 year ago

News needs of smaller communities require special attention, researcher says

By Steph Wechsler for the Ryerson Journalism Research Centre

The ongoing discussion about the state of Canadian news media tends to overlook what’s happening in smaller communities, local news advocate… Continue Reading News needs of smaller communities require special attention, researcher says

Canadian news consumers unaware of financial strain on the industry
1 year ago

Canadian news consumers unaware of financial strain on the industry

By Steph Wechsler for the Ryerson Journalism Research Centre

Although Canadians value journalism and believe it is essential to a well-functioning democracy, they don’t want to pay for it, concludes… Continue Reading Canadian news consumers unaware of financial strain on the industry