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About H.G. Watson

H.G. Watson was J-Source's managing editor from 2015 to 2018. She is a journalist based in Toronto. You can learn more about her at hgwatson.com.
Latest Posts | By H.G. Watson
COVID-19 social distancing leaves many journalism interns in limbo
2 weeks ago

COVID-19 social distancing leaves many journalism interns in limbo

Experiential learning is a major part of most journalism programs. While many students won’t get that opportunity this year, media schools are shifting course to salvage placements
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A generation of journalists are struggling
1 year ago

A generation of journalists are struggling

Over the last three years, I’ve had some version of this conversation with countless young Canadian journalists.

“I’m so anxious right now.”

“My work laid off 15 per cent of… Continue Reading A generation of journalists are struggling

Journalism jobs: October 17
2 years ago

Journalism jobs: October 17

Want your job posting featured? Tweet it to us or use the hashtag #cdnmediamoves.

Call for pitches

A window into USMCA trade talks coverage with Katie Simpson
2 years ago

A window into USMCA trade talks coverage with Katie Simpson

By  •  News, Politics

“We’re there to ask questions. I think it’s important that we are there to do that for a Canadian outlet”: Simpson
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Media on the Move: October 10
2 years ago

Media on the Move: October 10

By  •  News, People

Here’s our regular update on the moves, hires and promotions in Canadian journalism. Want your job move featured? Tweet it to us or use the hashtag #cdnmediamoves.

Longtime Edmonton Journal columnist… Continue Reading Media on the Move: October 10

Journalism Jobs: October 3
2 years ago

Journalism Jobs: October 3

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Summer positions