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Technology and Journalism:  The Experience of Recent Graduates from Two Canadian Journalism Schools
6 months ago

Technology and Journalism:  The Experience of Recent Graduates from Two Canadian Journalism Schools

How should tech fit into journalism education? Are j-schools finding the right balance? Aneurin Bosley and Fred Vallance-Jones asked recent grads, in the latest issue of Facts and Frictions
How COVID-19 has expanded journalism education toolkits
12 months ago

How COVID-19 has expanded journalism education toolkits

After almost two years doing and teaching journalism at a distance, safety planning is preparing j-school students for not just a pandemic, but also a career in news
J-schools lag behind in teaching prized data journalism skills
2 years ago

J-schools lag behind in teaching prized data journalism skills

Professors tend to believe their students don’t want to do math. As a result, more frequently used tools like social media are emphasized, leaving new reporters behind on complex analysis tasks valued (if underutilized) by newsrooms
Why are j-school students saying no to reporting careers?
3 years ago

Why are j-school students saying no to reporting careers?

Journalism students have very different ideas about what a reporting career means to them. But it’s the ones who value journalism’s role in democracy that stay the course
J-Schools Canada/ÉcolesJ Launches to Support Journalism Education
4 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…
Kids get the scoop in library newspaper they produced
4 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.
Is journalism school enough, or should you be studying more?
7 years ago

Is journalism school enough, or should you be studying more?

By Badri Murali After Marco Chown Oved finished his master’s in philosophy at the Sorbonne, in Paris, he was looking around for work. He was not particularly looking for a career in journalism, but when a friend told him of…