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 […]
27 March 2020

(31 Mar) Learn to decode what you hear about COVID-19

Joint SPH – JMSC workshop for journalists on COVID-19 and other infectious diseases  This workshop is a pilot programme jointly presented by The University of Hong Kong’s  School of Public Health of HKUMed and Journalism and […]
26 March 2020

New series: Journalists in chairs drinking wine

Jeff Timmermans, Director of the Bachelor of Journalism programme, launched a new series in March, Journalists in chairs drinking wine, where he invites journalists to our broadcast studio at Eliot Hall to talk about their work. […]
18 February 2020

JMSC students write for FCCHK’s The Correspondent

Five JMSC students shared their experiences about the anti-extradition bill protests in the latest issue of The Correspondent, the official publication of the Foreign Correspondents’ Club Hong Kong. They wrote about “what the unrest has […]
18 February 2020

BJ alumna nominated for Venice TV Award

Congratulations to Yvonne Tong (BJ 2013) whose RTHK documentary In the Prisons that Don’t Exist was nominated for Best News Program at the Venice TV Award 2019. Yvonne was the producer of the 46-min documentary on the RTHK […]