4 December 2009

SCMP Wah Kiu Yat Po Journalism Scholarships

New scholarships will be available for JMSC students from next semester. The South China Morning Post (SCMP) is donating $2 million from a fund operated by the company. The fund is chaired by newspaper philanthropist, Shum […]
3 December 2009

JMSC Appoints Critic in Residence

Thanks to the generous support of Muse Magazine and its determination to improve arts and cultural coverage in Hong Kong, a prominent critic and journalist with international experience will become the JMSC’s first Critic-in-Residence. Christian […]
1 December 2009

April 2010 – Hong Kong Media Conference – JMSC & East West Center

Hong Kong Media Conference 2010 REPORTING NEW REALITIES IN ASIA AND THE PACIFIC Hong Kong, April 25-28, 2010 Join the Asia Pacific Center for Journalists and co-sponsor Journalism and Media Studies Centre at the University […]
27 November 2009

Nov 30 – Creative Commons – Public Seminar – Opportunities for Public Life, Work and Play

Local Internet pioneer and entrepreneur Pindar Wong discusses the challenges, opportunities and responsibilities facing Hong Kong’s first digital generation. The talk will focus on Creative Commons, a progressive copyright system that allows to share, remix, […]
27 November 2009

Professor Ying Chan Contributes Op-Ed to New York Times

Professor Ying Chan, JMSC Director, has contributed an Op-Ed to the New York Times, China dated November, 11, 2009: In the propaganda skirmish, Beijing outmaneuvered the U.S. president at nearly every turn
25 November 2009

Nov 27 – 5th Lecture in Professor Leo Lee’s Humanities Now Series

Reminder: Professor Leo Leo will give the fifth lecture in his series on Humanities Now; Perspectives Across Cultures on Friday, November 27 at  the Convocation Room, Main Building, HKU from 5.30pm to 7.30pm. The lecture […]
25 November 2009

Dec 3 – Dr Rossella Ferrari on Cultures and Trajectories of the Avant-garde in the Chinese Performing Arts

Dr Rossella Ferrari from the School of Oriental and African Studies at the University of London will reflect on new ways of conceptualizing the avant-garde by shifting the debate away from a purely West-centric perspective […]
25 November 2009

JMSC Students Secure Winter Internships Across Asia

JMSC Master of Journalism student, Rebecca Valli, is off to Cambodia for Christmas this year. Not on holiday – for an internship at the Phnom Penh Post. “I am sure it will be a blast. […]