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By Alexandra Fenwick Apr 19, 2010 at 02:02 PM
Starting in 2011, Columbia University will be offering a new combined degree between the journalism school and engineering school, which... More
By Alexandra Fenwick Apr 14, 2010 at 11:14 AM
If calling the Pulitzer Prize winners were like picking a Sweet 16 bracket for March Madness, CJR didn’t exactly win... More
By Alexandra Fenwick Apr 6, 2010 at 12:24 PM
Columbia Journalism School dean and a distant overseer of CJR, Nicholas Lemann, interviewed Columbia University President and First Amendment scholar,... More
By Alexandra Fenwick Mar 25, 2010 at 06:00 AM
In 1979, Des Moines Register reporters Mike McGraw and Margaret Engel discovered sixty mentally disabled men eviscerating turkeys at an... More
By Alexandra Fenwick Mar 15, 2010 at 08:35 AM
The annual State of the Media report by the Pew Research Center’s Project for Excellence in Journalism was released this... More
By Alexandra Fenwick Mar 11, 2010 at 04:17 PM
In 2006, Adam Klawonn cashed out his newspaper job vacation pay to reinvent himself as a digital journalist. He bought... More
By Alexandra Fenwick Mar 2, 2010 at 04:55 PM
At 1 a.m. last Friday, TheAtlantic.com rolled out a much-anticipated new redesign. By 4 p.m. Monday, the redesign had already... More
By Alexandra Fenwick Feb 26, 2010 at 03:22 PM
New York Times op-ed columnist Nicholas Kristof's recent piece discussing a study showing a possible link between chemicals in the... More
‘See you on the other side’ - Meet Jessica Lum, a terminally ill 25-year-old who chose to spend what little time she had practicing journalism
#Realtalk: This is the best moment to be in journalism - The old stuff isn’t coming back, but that’s okay
Streams of consciousness - Millennials expect a steady diet of quick-hit, social-media-mediated bits and bytes. What does that mean for journalism?
Sticking with the truth - How ‘balanced’ coverage helped sustain the bogus claim that childhood vaccines can cause autism
An ink-stained stretch - Can Aaron Kushner save the Orange County Register—and the newspaper industry?
How much of Rosen’s trouble is of his own making?
Cat Fall: A modern tragedy
Max Fisher and the problem with foreign-affairs blogging
“I hope my nudity doesn’t bother you. We’re completely committed to openness here”
David Foster Wallace’s 2005 Kenyon commencement speech as a short film
Who Owns What
A report from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
Questions and exercises for journalism students.