News & Events

NIXON KARIITHI NAMED RATNER FELLOW

For the Spring 2015 semester, Nixon Kariithi has been named the Ratner Visiting Business Journalist. Kariithi has long been deeply involved in training business journalists in East Africa, including years as the Pearson Chair of Economics Journalism at  Rhodes University in South Africa.

PANEL EXPLORES HOW TO SUCCEED IN JOURNALISM

Journalism students looking for career advice were urged to build a strong portfolio of clips.

COURSE OFFERED ON COVERING CUBA

Students will have the opportunity to travel to Cuba during the winter term and cover the country’s emerging entrepreneurial sector.

FORMER REUTERS EDITOR ViSITS DEPARTMENT

Betty Wong, who was the Global Managing Editor of Thomson Reuters, was the Fall 2014 Ratner Distinguished Visiting Business Journalist.

A READING AND CONVERSATION WITH
MARY GAITSKILL

At a gathering in October, Mary Gaitskill, the fall 2014 Writer-In-Residence, read an excerpt from her short memoir, "Lost Cat," which was published in the summer 2009 issue of Granta. Brenda Shaunessy, Gish Jen, Hilton Als, Katherine Vaz and Laurie Schek

COLLEGE TO HOST HIGH SCHOOL JOURNALISTS

High school newspaper advisers, journalism teachers and student journalists are invited to attend the 11th NYC High School Journalism Conference on Dec. 11.


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