3 December 2020

‘1. a.m. in Hong Kong’ bags Best Documentary at Berlin festival

  By George W. Russell New York is the archetypal “city that never sleeps”, but for Yiling Zhang (MJ 2020), Hong Kong has its own special magic during the wee hours, and enough activity to […]
24 November 2020

(3 Dec) Zoom Event: America Abroad (VIDEO ONLINE)

  The election, pandemic, racial injustice: The U.S. through the eyes of foreign correspondents WATCH THE ENTIRE EVENT ON OUR YOUTUBE CHANNEL. America in 2020 has often seemed like a mess. Home to some of […]
9 November 2020

(1 Dec) Master of Journalism 2021-22 Admissions Info Session

Date: 1 December 2020 (Tuesday) Time: 6:30–8:00pm Venue: The Studio, G/F, Eliot Hall, The University of Hong Kong (Directions) Register at jmscmj@hku.hk or call +852 3917 4113.  Applications for the 2021-2022 Master of Journalism (MJ) programme are now […]
7 October 2020

HKU Journalism reporters part of International Emmy winning team

  Congratulations to Vanesse Chan (BJ 2021) and Chermaine Lee (MJ 2018), who were part of the Channel 4 News / ITN team that won the International Emmy Award for News & Current Affairs for their […]
23 September 2020

Joint statement by university journalism educators on Hong Kong Police Force proposal for press credentials policy

  Hong Kong, 23 September 2020  As journalism educators, we would like to express our gravest reservations over the proposal by the Hong Kong Police Force to implement a new policy on recognising press credentials, […]
2 September 2020

Incoming undergrad and graduate classes experience first virtual orientation

By George W. Russell With bookshelves, balconies and tropical vegetation in the background, 89 undergraduate and postgraduate students joined faculty and support staff for the annual orientations for incoming classes. The Bachelor of Journalism (BJ) […]
28 August 2020

Media-X Prototype Fund announces 2020 grant recipients

Hong Kong, 28 August 2020. The Journalism and Media Studies Centre has announced the three 2020 recipients of its Media-X Prototype Fund. The awardees are “Wartawan Eko”, a training and reporting project focused on environmental […]
16 July 2020

Chloe Feng named recipient of Mick Deane Scholarship

In Pursuit of Perfection By George W. Russell For Chloe Feng (MJ 2020), one of the keys to success in making a video is about having viewers feel they were on the same adventure. And […]