By Amanda Erickson Feb 23, 2011 at 04:31 PM
hadija Ismayilova commands an audience. It’s the first thing you notice about her, in a country ruled overwhelmingly by men,... More
By Tim Townsend Jan 8, 2011 at 06:59 PM
n a sunny afternoon in October, Tom Skilling, the popular meteorologist on Tribune Company’s WGN-TV, was in a stairwell of... More
By John Dunbar Jan 4, 2011 at 10:00 AM
Update: Two days before Christmas, Julius Genachowski, the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, recommended approval of the Comcast-NBC Universal... More
By Lisa Anderson Nov 23, 2010 at 02:02 PM
re you a passionate and entrepreneurial online journalist? Want to be part of a dynamic and innovative team of journalists,... More
By Julia Ioffe Sep 28, 2010 at 06:00 AM
n Election Day 2008, two African-American men in black fatigues and berets stood outside a polling station in a predominantly... More
By Jill Drew Sep 23, 2010 at 06:00 AM
s the video begins, no announcer welcomes you, no headline scrolls across the computer screen. There is no need for... More
By Chrystia Freeland Jul 22, 2010 at 08:00 AM
nyone who has spent time in a newsroom lately is familiar with the conversation—generally conducted in the “hushed tone you... More
John Conroy spent years exposing police torture in Chicago. Now the alleged leader is on trial, and the reporter is laid off.
By Don Terry Jul 15, 2010 at 08:00 AM
f life were fair and the gods of journalism just, I would be able to report to you that... More
By Lisa Anderson Jul 6, 2010 at 11:56 AM
As of early June, Paper Cuts, a blog that keeps track of announced buyouts and layoffs at newspapers, counted a... 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?
Public television’s attempts to placate David Koch
One journalist took matters into his own hands when a fellow audience member wouldn’t stop using her smartphone during a theater performance
The shift from Facebook to more creative social networks
Handwritten on a shirt board
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.