31 July 2013

JMSC Alum Joins JMSC Professor to Report on Afghanistan

“If I was with the Taliban now, and I saw you … I would kill you.” According to Abdul Matin Sarfraz (MJ, 2013), these words were spoken to him in July by a former fighter […]
13 May 2013

MJs Sexual Violence Awareness Proposal Wins HKU Social Inclusion Grant

Two students in the JMSC’s Master of Journalism programme have been awarded an HKU Social Inclusion Activities Grant. Anjani Trivedi (MJ, 2013) and Olivia Rosenman (MJ, 2013) won the grant, worth HK$26,000, for their proposal to raise public awareness of […]
12 May 2013

AP Interactive Map of US Mass Shootings produced by JMSC Alumnus Goes Live

The Associated Press has released an interactive map of mass shootings in the United States today that was produced by JMSC alumnus. Nathan Griffiths (MJ, 2011) has just moved with his family to New York […]
20 March 2013

JMSC Class Launches Hong Kong’s First Domestic Worker Project

A group of students at the Journalism and Media Studies Centre (JMSC) has launched a new online journalism program called the Domestic Worker Project, the first of its kind in Hong Kong. The program will […]
16 March 2013

BJs Give 600 Secondary Students a Chance for 15 Minutes of Fame in “Night at the Museum”

The American artist Andy Warhol once famously said, “In the future, everyone will be world famous for 15 minutes”. JMSC Bachelor of Journalism (BJ) students recently gave over 600 teenagers from 56 Hong Kong Secondary Schools […]
13 March 2013

MJ Covers One of the ‘Top Uncovered but Important Stories of Our Time’

China in Africa, a term encompassing all aspects of China’s growing relationship with the countries of Africa, is “among the top uncovered but important stories of our time”, says Professor Ying Chan, the Director of the JMSC. […]
26 February 2013

JMSC Students Launch Weekly Podcast, One of HKU’s First

Seven students in the JMSC’s Bachelor of Journalism programme have launched a weekly podcast covering Hong Kong from unusual points of view. Hillary Kong (BJ, 2013), Nicholas Leung (BJ, 2013), Raymond Yeung (BJ, 2014), Quiteria Leung […]
9 December 2012

JMSC Students Go Gangnam Style with Korean Rapper PSY

Five JMSC Bachelor of Journalism students got Gangnam Style with South Korean Rapper PSY last Friday during the Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA), which were held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre in Wan […]