14 January 2014

To Review Master of Journalism Admissions Briefing Live Webinar January 11

6 January 2014

JMSC To Hold Master of Journalism Admissions Briefing Live Webinar January 11

The Journalism and Media Studies Centre will conduct a live online webinar for prospective Master of Journalism students who were unable to attend the November 29 admissions briefing held at the Hong Kong University campus.
17 December 2013

Two Veteran Journalists from Top U.S. News Organizations Join JMSC Faculty

Two seasoned journalists from The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times have joined the Journalism and Media Studies Centre as Adjust Professors. Adam Najberg (WSJ) will be teaching a course on financial journalism, while Brian Zittel (NYT) will teach opinion writing. Both stress the importance of "telling a good story."
16 December 2013

Winter Internships Put JMSC Students on the Front Lines

This year’s Master of Journalism students have landed winter internships at many of Asia's leading media news organizations.
25 November 2013

JMSC to Hold Open House November 29 for Master of Journalism Applicants

The Journalism and Media Studies Centre is now accepting applications for its Master of Journalism program for the 2014-2015 academic year. To kick off the process, the JMSC will be holding an Admissions Open Day […]
18 November 2013

JMSC Submits Position Paper on Hong Kong Copyright Law Amendments

The Journalism and Media Studies Centre has submitted a position paper to the Hong Kong government for its draft Copyright (Amendment) Bill. Authored by Professor Peter Yu, a leading expert in international intellectual property and […]
18 November 2013

Veteran Bloomberg Reporter on the Skills Today’s Journalists Need

A veteran Bloomberg reporter tells JMSC students that today's journalists should have passion, talent, and tenacity and that business news is no different from any other kind of reporting beat -- business journalists still need to have strong writing skills, be good listeners, and do their homework. Doing live TV interviews, however, required a certain skill set.
3 November 2013

JMSC Students Nominated for Documentary Film Prize in China

A work by four students from the Journalism and Media Studies Centre was nominated for best documentary film at the 1st China International Micro-film Exhibition held in Hangzhou October 18-20. The film was one of 48 nominees selected from over 2,000 entries.