18 October 2018

(VIDEO ONLINE) The Ethical Image conference

By Kari Lindberg  The ethical challenges of producing and disseminating images were in the spotlight for the first Journalism and Media Studies Centre (JMSC) conference of the 2018-2019 term. Topics included the impact of social […]
27 March 2017

Chinese whiskers: photographing Hong Kong’s shop cats

“Never work with children or animals,” the saying goes, but students at the JMSC recently learned how to do just that and make a successful living from it. Dutch photographer Marcel Heijnen―who has been photographing […]
8 February 2015

JMSC alumna Phillippa Stewart conquers 15,000km cross-continent charity cycle ride

JMSC graduate and multi-media journalist, Phillippa Stewart, has completed a year-long, 15,000km charity cycle from Malaysia to the UK, and won an international photographic competition along the way.
26 November 2013

A Q&A session on environmental photojournalism with Alex Hofford, award-winning conservation photojournalist – CANCELLED

Award-winning photojournalist Alex Hofford will speak at the University of Hong Kong's Journalism and Media Centre this Thursday, Nov. 28, from 11:00 a.m. to 12 noon. The occasion will be an informal Q&A session with the students of Associate Professor Miklos Sukosd's "Environmental Communication" class, Room 101, Eliot Hall.
3 October 2012

Stop civilian attacks: Afghan Pulitzer Prize winner’s plea to insurgents

An award-winning Afghan photojournalist has appealed to militant groups to end violence against Afghan civilians. Massoud Hossaini, who won the Pulitzer Prize earlier this year for his photograph of a grief-stricken girl in the aftermath […]
25 September 2012

Sept 28: Talk – Pulitzer Prize winning Afghan Photojournalist Massoud Hossaini

Pulitzer Prize winning photojournalist, Massoud Hossaini, will show his work and share his experience as a photojournalist in his native Afghanistan on Friday, September 28 at the University of Hong Kong. Massoud Hossaini is a […]
1 November 2011

A Year of Photojournalism@HKU

Photojournalism@HKU, a year-long series, which includes masters lectures, public courses and an exhibition of works by JMSC students, will open at Hong Kong's Fringe Club soon.
19 September 2011

Sept 23 : Talk – Nick Ut: From Hell to Hollywood

Legendary Associated Press (AP) photographer, Nick Ut, will give a talk at the JMSC on Friday, September 23, 2011. Ut is the author of the 1973 Pulitzer Prize-winning picture of a nine year old girl […]