6 March 2017

New media law book on communication and expression in the digital age published by JMSC professor

The latest book from Associate Professor Doreen Weisenhaus, Media Law and Policy in the Internet Age, was published on 23 February. The book features essays by Weisenhaus, Director of the JMSC’s Media Law Project, and […]
29 February 2016

The Media Law Project

The Media Law Project is a unique research and training programme for journalists, students, academics, media lawyers and others in the communications industry in Hong Kong, mainland China and the region.
8 May 2014

JMSC Accepting Applications for Google Policy Fellowship for Summer 2014

The Journalism and Media Studies Centre will host a Google Policy Fellow for 10 weeks this summer. The fellowship runs from June to August 2014 and offers a student stipend of US$7,500. The deadline for applications is May 23.
3 September 2011

JMSC Graduate Chosen to Give Legal Aid to Hong Kong Refugees

Justin Heifetz (MJ 2011) has been chosen by the Refugee Clinical Assistance Programme to provide free legal advice to asylum seekers in Hong Kong. The programme, formed in conjunction with the Hong Kong Refugee Advice […]
11 June 2011

JMSC Alumni Scoop Awards at SOPA

JMSC alumni scooped four awards at the Society of Publishers in Asia (SOPA) Awards for Editorial Excellence ceremony in Hong Kong on June 8, 2011. SOPA is a non-profit, regional journalism organisation dedicated to “promoting […]
9 June 2011

Julian Assange’s Lawyer Speaks About Wikileaks And Digital Journalism

Mark Stephens, the lawyer for Julian Assange, founder and Editor-in-Chief of Wikileaks, gave a talk to a packed room at the University of Hong Kong on Thursday, June 9, 2011. The talk was co-hosted by […]