18 May 2015

JMSC students and alums score big at Human Rights Press Awards

JMSC students and alumni have won a raft of honours at the prestigious 19th Annual Human Rights Press Awards in both the student and the general sections.
8 May 2014

Hong Kong Premiere of “Assignment China: Tiananmen Square” Set for May 19

A documentary on behind-the-scenes stories from American reporters who covered the student-led protests and the bloody crackdown 25 years ago.
6 November 2013

How I Write – by author and journalist, Andrew Lam

Andrew Lam is a writer, journalist, and, for eight years, a commentator on National Public Radio in the United States. He co-founded New America Media, an association of over 2000 ethnic media organizations in America. He will be giving a talk on how he writes on Friday, November 8, 2013, from 1-2pm at the Digital Media Lab, Eliot Hall, The University of Hong Kong.
26 August 2013

JMSC Begins Innovative Collaboration with New “Quartz” Business News Site

Heather Timmons, Asia correspondent for the new business news website Quartz and a former New York Times correspondent, has been named an honorary lecturer at the Journalism and Media Studies Center, in a innovative cooperative […]
23 August 2013

Hong Kong Courts Far Behind The Times says JMSC Media Law Project Director

Hong Kong is not operating in the 21st Century when it comes to public access to information about its courts and legal proceedings, according to the Director of the JMSC’s Media Law Project. “Hong Kong’s judiciary […]
30 July 2013

Two Accomplished Journalists Conducting New Research on China at JMSC

Two accomplished journalists have begun conducting new research on China at the JMSC. Nip, a senior lecturer in the University of Sydney’s Department of Media and Communications, was a reporter for the Sing Tao Daily News in London, […]
13 July 2013

JMSC Alum’s New Documentary to Air on Al Jazeera

China’s Little Rock Star, a documentary by JMSC alumnus Vincent Du, will be aired on Al Jazeera English starting Tuesday, July 16, as the first film of the network’s Viewfinder Asia series. The show will premier at 6:30 a.m. Hong […]
5 June 2013

Media Proposals Receive Backing at JMSC-Organized “Pitch Session”

Three new media project ideas – an online platform about violence against women in Hong Kong and China, a video game to help treat depression in women, and an independent media outlet for Myanmar – […]