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Telling stories from all directions
2 years 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 sitting at a plastic table, crammed in next…
J-Schools Canada/ÉcolesJ Launches to Support Journalism Education
2 years 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 bolster quality journalism education. Currently administered by Carleton University’s journalism…
New report finds newspaper cuts bad news for local political coverage
3 years 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.
Great Canadian Longform is curating the best of Canadian non-fiction writing
3 years ago

Great Canadian Longform is curating the best of Canadian non-fiction writing

The website was started by Rob Csernyik to connect Canadians with features about their country.
Stories North course brings journalism students to Yukon
3 years 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.
New research hub will look at news media’s influence on public policy
3 years 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.
Institute for Investigative Journalism launches at Concordia
3 years ago

Institute for Investigative Journalism launches at Concordia

The Institute is led by Patti Sonntag, former managing editor of The New York Times’ News Services Division.
Kids get the scoop in library newspaper they produced
3 years 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.
Canadian journalism students’ interest in journalism careers lessens during course of journalism school
3 years ago

Canadian journalism students’ interest in journalism careers lessens during course of journalism school

Students who had some job experience, especially if it was paid, showed the strongest enthusiasm toward journalism according to Carleton prof Aneurin Bosley.
Long journey of reconciliation ahead at Canada’s journalism schools
3 years ago

Long journey of reconciliation ahead at Canada’s journalism schools

Journalism programs face ongoing struggles to implement TRC’s Call to Action – almost three years later.