Search Results for "journalism" : 51

by / on November 5, 2012 at 10:47 pm / in Domestic, Election 2012, Media, Uncategorized

The Fact Check Republic

…y skeptical of the news media. Media scholars often regard the period between 1950 and 1975 as the golden age of journalism. Television journalism, a fledgling field, had yet to gain the momentum and following it has today. It was the newspaper, buoyed by the triumphs of reporting on the Pentagon Papers and Watergate, that was lauded by the public as the chronicler of truth. There was a distinct separation between objective news – reporting that…

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by / on April 12, 2015 at 7:29 pm / in Campus, Events

Events 04/13-04/18

…screening will be followed by a discussion with distinguished Columbia scholars offering perspectives from arts, journalism, history, law, media and culture studies, public health, and more, including: June Cross, Columbia Journalism School
Suzanne Goldberg, Office of University Life and Columbia Law School
Jamal Joseph, Columbia University School of the Arts
Frances Negrόn-Muntaner, Columbia University Department of English and Comparative Liter…

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by / on October 27, 2012 at 1:17 pm / in Campus

Political Minutes: Bob Woodward speaks to the Journalism School

…rgate scandal for the Washington Post led to then-President Nixon’s resignation, spoke at the Columbia School of Journalism last week. Woodward discussed his most recent book, The Price of Politics, which focuses on budget negotiations and economic debt under the current administration. Woodward shared his thoughts on the “business of journalism” and shared anecdotes from his many in journalism. By the end of the conversation, he left the audienc…

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by / on April 9, 2011 at 5:31 am / in Domestic, Most Recent Column, Op-Ed, Opinion, World

The Atavist against The Twitterati

…nstricted by the span of the reader’s attention, the web would seem to be the ideal home of such long-form journalism. Ironically, the web is working to shorten the attention span of most readers. Journalism that is finding success on the web is short, pithy, and often mordant. It’s Gawker and Huffington Post. Despite the unlimited space with which to work, the industry is shortening, tightening, and synthesizing its content. But desp…

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by / on October 12, 2014 at 3:12 pm / in Campus, Events

Events 10/13 – 10/19

…ance the role of women in business and financial reporting and generally to improve the quality of investigative journalism. Lorana Sullivan graduated from the Columbia Journalism School in 1964. She subsequently set the gold standard for financial investigations. For further information regarding this event, please contact Lauren Schaefer by sending email to . Click Here to Visit Website. East Asian Historical Thought in Comp…

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by / on April 18, 2015 at 1:51 am / in Campus, Events

Events 04/20-04/24

…; Friday, April 24, 2015 – 6:00pm – 8:00pm Columbia University Morningside Campus Graduate School of Journalism Pulitzer Hall Lecture Hall (3rd Floor) As part of the 2015 Alumni Weekend, Columbia Journalism School hosts the second of two annual Hearst Digital Media Lectures. In his concluding event as Hearst Professional-in-Residence, Editor-in-Chief of Quartz, Kevin Delaney will be in conversation with Lydia Polgreen J’00, The…

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by / on December 19, 2011 at 11:37 pm / in Domestic, Interview, Media

American Politics Illuminated

…reet and the Obama White House to light. Columbia Political Review sat down with Suskind to discuss the state of journalism, the inner workings of the Obama administration, and the accountability of the financial sector.    Columbia Political Review: Why did you want to go into journalism before you entered J-School here at Columbia? How do you think journalism has changed today since then? Ron Suskind: I was writing on political campaigns before…

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by / on May 8, 2015 at 8:29 pm / in Current Issue, Latin America, World

Radio Silence – A Defense of Carmen Aristegui and a Mexican Free Press

by “ This battle is for the liberty of expression, for the editorial, for the audiences, for the citizens. For the right to say, for the right to listen. It is about resisting the authoritarian gale that has been unleashed in Mexico, not permitting another turn of the screws on that old authoritarian machinery that remains among us …” Carmen Aristegui’s resonating and mobilizing message traveled through the airwaves, deep into the home…

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by / on February 23, 2015 at 2:03 am / in Campus, Events

Events 02/23-03/01

…Lecture Series. Thursday, February 26, 2015 – 6:00pm – 7:30pm Columbia University Morningside Campus Journalism School Pulitzer Hall World Room (third floor) Jake Silverstein, Editor in Chief of The New York Times Magazine, speaks as part of the 2015 Delacorte Lecture Series. Event begins promptly at 6:00PM. Refreshments will be provided. The Delacorte Lectures, presented in the spring semester, examine aspects of magazine journalism

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by / on March 25, 2014 at 1:53 pm / in Campus, Events

**Events March 24-30**

by Tuesday, March 25 The Buddhist Puzzle: Inclusionary Doctrines, Exclusionary Politics 4:00pm – 6:00pm Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, room 918 Join us for a conversation between Alfred Stepan and Duncan McCargo on their forthcoming article in the Journal of Democracy, The Buddhist Puzzle: Inclusionary Doctrines, Exclusionary Politics. To read a copy of the article prior to this convers…

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