11 February 2014

JMSC Talk by Dan Gilmore

Imagining Journalism’s Future: Conversation, Data and Entrepreneurship, by author, investor, and educator Dan Gillmore The collision of media and technology has created turmoil in journalism, but also enormous opportunity Date: Friday, February 14, 2014 Time: […]
10 February 2014

JMSC Graduates Earn Advanced Degrees With High Rankings

Three graduate students from the Journalism and Media Studies Centre recently earned advanced degrees in journalism – a PhD and two Master of Philosophy degrees. PhD graduate Abdur Razzaque Khan, from Bangladesh, completed his thesis […]
29 January 2014

Academy Award Winner Ruby Yang Joins JMSC

Ruby Yang, the Academy Award-winning documentary filmmaker, has joined the Journalism and Media Studies Centre as Hong Kong University’s Hung Leung Hau Ling Distinguished Fellow in Humanities. In addition to teaching a course on documentary video production, the Chinese-American filmmaker will be running the “Ruby Yang Workshop.”  Both the documentary course and the workshop will be available to all HKU students.
6 January 2014

JMSC To Hold Master of Journalism Admissions Briefing Live Webinar January 11

The Journalism and Media Studies Centre will conduct a live online webinar for prospective Master of Journalism students who were unable to attend the November 29 admissions briefing held at the Hong Kong University campus.
17 December 2013

Two Veteran Journalists from Top U.S. News Organizations Join JMSC Faculty

Two seasoned journalists from The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times have joined the Journalism and Media Studies Centre as Adjust Professors. Adam Najberg (WSJ) will be teaching a course on financial journalism, while Brian Zittel (NYT) will teach opinion writing. Both stress the importance of "telling a good story."
16 December 2013

Winter Internships Put JMSC Students on the Front Lines

This year’s Master of Journalism students have landed winter internships at many of Asia's leading media news organizations.
25 November 2013

JMSC to Hold Open House November 29 for Master of Journalism Applicants

The Journalism and Media Studies Centre is now accepting applications for its Master of Journalism program for the 2014-2015 academic year. To kick off the process, the JMSC will be holding an Admissions Open Day […]
18 November 2013

JMSC Submits Position Paper on Hong Kong Copyright Law Amendments

The Journalism and Media Studies Centre has submitted a position paper to the Hong Kong government for its draft Copyright (Amendment) Bill. Authored by Professor Peter Yu, a leading expert in international intellectual property and […]