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Patti Sonntag spearheads Canadian collaborative investigative journalism project
3 years ago

Patti Sonntag spearheads Canadian collaborative investigative journalism project

This story was funded by the J-Source Patreon campaign.

By Jane Gerster

The first time Patti Sonntag tried to pitch a hands-on investigative class about resource extraction companies… Continue Reading Patti Sonntag spearheads Canadian collaborative investigative journalism project

Liveblog: Reconciliation and the Media
3 years ago

Liveblog: Reconciliation and the Media

Our summary of a one-day conference in response to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s 94 Calls to Action.
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What the Gateway going digital means for campus media
4 years ago

What the Gateway going digital means for campus media

By H.G. Watson, Associate Editor

Come May, the only way you will be able to read The Gateway is by visiting its website or picking up its new monthly paper.

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Grammar guide: misplaced modifiers
4 years ago

Grammar guide: misplaced modifiers

Kids make nutritious snacks. Snappy headline? Case of cannibalism? Or, a misplaced modifier? A modifier is an adverb, adjective or phrase that, ideally, clarifies or adds detail to your… Continue Reading Grammar guide: misplaced modifiers

College of the North Atlantic moving journalism program to St. John’s
5 years ago

College of the North Atlantic moving journalism program to St. John’s

Amid declining enrolment numbers, the Stephenville, Nfld., program is moving to the province’s capital after 30 years.
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Education Matters: Should j-schools teach advocacy journalism?
5 years ago

Education Matters: Should j-schools teach advocacy journalism?

In an effort to combat declining enrollment, Concordia University is considering a graduate program aimed at training students to report for international NGOs. Education columnist Janice Tibbetts asks if that’s wise.

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Why j-schools should foster entrepreneurship

Journalism startups emerging in Canada is an exciting and welcome trend, writes Julie Ireton. But aside from that innovative thinking, j-schools need to become the incubator for a new, digital, innovative media industry in Canada and teach students the tools and skills to move their entrepreneurial ideas to the next level.

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