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Survey: Are j-school grads ready to tackle social media journalism?
2 days ago

Survey: Are j-school grads ready to tackle social media journalism?

By  •  Education, Research

Social media sites have surpassed print newspapers as a news source. That’s according to the Pew Research Centre, which found that one-in-five U.S. adults say they often get news via… Continue Reading Survey: Are j-school grads ready to tackle social media journalism?

Top takeaways from NASH 2019
1 week ago

Top takeaways from NASH 2019

From Jan. 3 to 6, emerging journalists from across the country came together in Calgary, Alta. for NASH, an annual journalism conference hosted this year by the University of Calgary’s… Continue Reading Top takeaways from NASH 2019

Telling stories from all directions
4 weeks ago

Telling stories from all directions

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

It was an overwhelmingly humid summer day in Hong Kong when Adrian Ma, professor at the Ryerson School of Journalism, found himself… Continue Reading Telling stories from all directions

J-Schools Canada/ÉcolesJ Launches to Support Journalism Education
2 months ago

J-Schools Canada/ÉcolesJ Launches to Support Journalism Education

At a time when journalism faces a range of threats, Canadian journalism educators are building stronger links with each other and with fellow educators around the world to promote and… Continue Reading J-Schools Canada/ÉcolesJ Launches to Support Journalism Education

New report finds newspaper cuts bad news for local political coverage
4 months ago

New report finds newspaper cuts bad news for local political coverage

Public Policy Forum research could indicate that local newspapers are being saturated by wire service stories, rather than featuring local political coverage.
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Stories North course brings journalism students to Yukon
6 months ago

Stories North course brings journalism students to Yukon

Carleton students learn how to tell stories about Canada’s Indigenous communities with a breadth of understanding.
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New research hub will look at news media’s influence on public policy
6 months ago

New research hub will look at news media’s influence on public policy

The Media Centre for Public Policy and Knowledge Mobilization is led by Dr. Shannon Sampert, editor-in-chief of EvidenceNetwork.ca.
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Kids get the scoop in library newspaper they produced
8 months ago

Kids get the scoop in library newspaper they produced

The Strathcona County Library Journal is a project of Michael Hingston, writer-in-residence for the Metro Edmonton Federation of Libraries.
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