9 October 2019

MJ mini-doc presented at HK festival

The Hong Kong Documentary Film Festival will be screening the directorial debut of our recent Master of Journalism graduate, Mak Ru Yin, on 10 October. Ru Yin and her teammates Sophie Li, Sha Miao and Elise […]
24 September 2019

Video by JMSC undergrads selected for UN sustainable development initiative

Gabriel Fung  and Antonia Tang, both in their second year of the Bachelor of Journalism programme, were part of a HKU team whose mini-doc Diversity in Sham Shui Po was among nine entries selected for the MY World 360º […]
3 September 2019

Incoming undergrad and graduate classes experience orientation days

By George Russell Neither intermittent rain nor the prospect of transport network disruptions dissuaded the incoming Bachelor of Journalism (BJ) and Master of Journalism (MJ) classes from their orientation days in the last week of […]
25 August 2019

Jeffrey Timmermans defines “Financial Journalism”

Dr. Jeffrey Timmermans defines “Financial Journalism” for the Oxford Research Encyclopedia (ORE) of Communication. From 28 August, the Encyclopedia will have a new 11,000-word entry on Financial Journalism that traces the long history of financial journalism and […]
12 July 2019

Lyn Yang named fifth winner of the Mick Deane Scholarship for Video Journalism

By George W. Russell With her video storytelling covering such diverse subjects as Hong Kong’s last traditional food stalls and a man who makes mahjong tiles, Lyn Yang (MJ 2019) pays attention to details. That […]
1 June 2019

Ruby Yang named Artist of the Year for Film

Ruby Yang, project director of the Hong Kong Documentary Initiative  (HKDI), was named Artist of the Year for Film at the 2018 Hong Kong Arts Development Awards. This is the first time documentary filmmakers have been […]
20 May 2019

MJ David Missal wins video award at 23rd Human Rights Press Awards

Master of Journalism candidate David Missal was the winner in the Student Video & Audio (English) category at this year’s Human Rights Press Awards. His documentary, “Lawyer Lin” for Hong Kong Free Press, is about Chinese human […]
20 March 2019

BJ Joy Pamnani named to Diversity List 2019: Youth to Watch

Joy Pamnani, a third-year Bachelor of Journalism student, was named to the Diversity List 2019: Youth to Watch. Launched in 2016 by the Zubin Foundation, the list names a group of talented Hong Kong ethnic minority youth each year […]