CUNY J-School on the Road

Born-Again: The Midnight Splish Splash Party

June 24, 2009 at 10:31 am

At the stroke of midnight Wednesday morning, hordes of beachgoers at the Caribe Hilton hotel in San Juan, P.R., dashed backwards into the warm summer […]

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"Evolve. Embrace. Reinvent."

June 23, 2009 at 7:37 am

Evolve. Embrace. Reinvent. That’s the theme of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists’ 27th annual convention.

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Audio Interviews from the 2009 IRE Conference 0 comments2009 IRE Conference

Audio Interviews from the 2009 IRE Conference

June 12, 2009 at 9:28 pm

Audio: Walt Bogdanich, Investigative Desk Assistant Editor at The New York Times talks about the skills of journalism. [audio:http://cdn.journalism.cuny.edu/blogs.dir/55/files/2009/06/waltbogdanich.mp3]

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Nerds Take Journalism

June 11, 2009 at 7:14 pm

Evangelists from Los Angeles, New York, and Iowa converged at the Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE) conference in Baltimore to initiate the willing into—as one presenter put it—“the Shaolin order” of web framework fans.

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From the Halls of Deutsche Welle

June 9, 2009 at 12:53 pm

When Radio Benevolencija started the “Great Lakes Reconciliation Project” five years ago in Rwanda, no one imagined 90 percent of the population would be addicted […]

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Recording Africa — One Cell Phone at a Time 2 commentsGlobal Media Forum

Recording Africa — One Cell Phone at a Time

June 5, 2009 at 2:27 am

They’re young. They’re African. And they’re texting, videoing, and uploading content. They’re reporting? If they’re with VoicesofAfrica Media Foundation, then yes, they are reporting.

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Beethoven's in the House

June 5, 2009 at 2:02 am

Damiano and I paid a visit to the Beethoven-Haus, located in central Bonn, while taking a little break from the conference. Beethoven was born in […]

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Art House across the Street

June 5, 2009 at 2:00 am

Just across the street from the Beethoven house you bump into a cute Dalmation hiding its head in the pavement. But as you get closer […]

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Make It Memorable, Make It Viral

June 5, 2009 at 1:57 am

Quality journalism won’t die if reporters learn how to market great stories in social networks. This is what I bring back from the Global Media […]

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The Revolution Will Be Blogged 1 commentsGlobal Media Forum

The Revolution Will Be Blogged

June 3, 2009 at 1:05 pm

What do the prisoner’s dilemma, deforestation, and the Katrina PeopleFinder  have in common with journalism? At Deutsche Welle’s Global Media Forum “Conflict Prevention in the […]

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