Martin Choi, who is in his final year of the Bachelor of Journalism programme, was among this year’s group of HKU students recognised for their achievements in external endeavours. He was presented with an award by Provost and Deputy Vice-Chancellor Professor Paul Tam at the prize ceremony on 21 April at Wang Gungwu Lecture Hall for winning the University English-Language Broadcast Prize at the 2017 Human Rights Press Awards.

3 May 2018

JMSC undergraduate receives university accolade for Human Rights Press Awards win

Martin Choi, who is in his final year of the Bachelor of Journalism programme, was among this year’s group of HKU students recognised for their achievements in external endeavours. He was presented with an award by Provost […]
3 May 2018

JMSC Master of Journalism graduates awarded documentary seed grant

For the second year in a row, JMSC graduates are among the recipients of documentary filmmaking seed grants awarded by the Hong Kong Documentary Initiative. 2017 Master of Journalism graduates Jayson Albano and Sonali Devnani will receive […]
3 May 2018

CNN “News Stream” team visits TV anchoring class at JMSC

Matt Walsh‘s TV News Anchoring class was treated to a visit from CNN’s Kristie Lu Stout, host of News Stream, and associate producer Esther Pang on 16 April. CNN had donated some old equipment to JMSC, including […]
3 May 2018

China Media Project holds first 2018 Fellows Forum in Berlin

  The China Media Project held its first 2018 Fellows Forum in Berlin on 12-13 April attended by veteran journalists and China experts from Hong Kong and mainland China. The event, held at the Robert Bosch Academy, included […]
3 May 2018

Ruby Yang premieres latest documentary “Ritoma” in Hong Kong

Ruby Yang, project director of the Hong Kong Documentary Initiative, premiered her latest documentary, Ritoma, on 8 April in Hong Kong. Former nomads who are players on the basketball team featured in the film and […]
3 May 2018

JMSC alumnus and seed grand recipient Vincent Du premieres film in Los Angeles

The documentary China’s Forgotten Daughters, co-directed by Meng Han and 2011 Master of Journalism graduate and 2016-2017 seed grant recipient Vincent Du, will premiere at the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival on 10 May as part […]
3 May 2018

2010 Master of Journalism graduate named in China’s “Digital A-List”

2010 Master of Journalism graduate Andrea Fenn was recently included in Campaign Asia-Pacific‘s annual “Digital A-List“, which honours people and brands leading digital innovations in the China market. Andrea was listed under the “Disruptors” category […]
9 April 2018

Alumnus Ko Swe Win honoured with EU human rights award

Ko Swe Win, editor-in-chief of Myanmar Now and 2009 Master of Journalism graduate, was honoured with this year’s Schuman Award for Human Rights by the European Union in Myanmar along with activists Cheery Zahau and Daw Khin […]