Tag: nyu

by Julie Keck

1. Teaching j-school students cybersecurity (Laura Kirchner / Columbia Journalism Review) 2. Why online classes might not be good for developing countries (Anya Kamenetz / Slate) 3. NYU journalism students, faculty mourn the end of Condé Nast program (Richard Horgan / Mediabistro) 4. Why tablets are so much better than textbooks (Peter Jacobs / Business [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Has the future of college moved online? (The New Yorker) 2. Newsy targets the best and brightest coming out of j-school (Columbia Business Times) 3. The MOOC heard around the world (Wired) 4. NYU j-school class teaming up with Quartz to try to solve issues existing media face (PandoDaily) 5. New study reveals continued [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education 1. Who made NYU’s list of Top 100 journalists? (Poynter) 2. Some colleges requiring students to take computer science (US News and World Report) 3. iPads more accepted in U.S. classrooms (Boston Herald) 4. Why e-books in classrooms make sense (Seeking Alpha) 5. UNC [...] more »

by Ivan Oransky

It has become a truism — if one not repeated often enough — that those of us teaching journalism are now preparing our students for jobs that didn’t exist when we started our careers. That might make some think of social media editors, reporter-programmers, and community managers. But even among graduates whose titles would be [...] more »

by Ivan Oransky

I learned how to be a journalist at my college paper. I didn’t go to journalism school. But I teach at one, and from the time that I became an adjunct at New York University’s Science, Health, and Environmental Reporting Program (SHERP) in 2002, I would periodically think about how to recreate the experience of [...] more »

by Corbin Hiar

“All the News That’s Fit to Print” is both the slogan of the New York Times and the title of the most recent installment of the Kalb Report, a monthly media discussion put on by George Washington University in D.C. Given its title, the overflow audience at last night’s discussion between Marvin Kalb and Times [...] more »

by Davis Shaver

Education content on MediaShift is sponsored by Carnegie-Knight News21, an alliance of 12 journalism schools in which top students tell complex stories in inventive ways. See tips for spurring innovation and digital learning at Learn.News21.com. Universities around the country have had to shift the approach of their journalism programs to accommodate a quickly changing media [...] more »

by Mark Glaser

4MR is sponsored by Carnegie-Knight News21, an alliance of 12 journalism schools in which top students tell complex stories in inventive ways. See tips for spurring innovation and digital learning at Learn.News21.com. In this week’s 4MR podcast I do another special report for our “Beyond J-School” series, this time an in-depth discussion with NYU’s Jay [...] more »

by Alana Taylor

I have no idea what I will do when I graduate. I am majoring in journalism at New York University — a fantastic university in an incredible city — but my confidence in what career I will pursue after graduation remains unclear. Should I go after my passion for writing? Should I take a crack [...] more »

by Mark Glaser

After New York University journalism student Alana Taylor wrote her first embed report for MediaShift on September 5, it didn’t take long for her scathing criticism of NYU to spread around the web and stir conversations. Taylor thought that her professor, Mary Quigley, was not up to speed on social media and podcasting — even [...] more »