EVENT: Touré Talks Opinion in Journalism
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EVENT: Touré Talks Opinion in Journalism

What role do opinions have in journalism? The news industry continues to evolve in the Internet and social media age, further blurring the line between opinion and objectivity. With opinionated reporting attracting millions of online readers and television viewers, we examine the tenet of objectivity in the changing news industry. Join the Columbia Association of Black … Continue reading

EVENT: “How To Be Black” Author Baratunde Thurston at Columbia Journalism School
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EVENT: “How To Be Black” Author Baratunde Thurston at Columbia Journalism School

Recap: What did you think about Baratunde Thurston’s all-class lecture? See what fellow j-schoolers had to say on Storify. Don’t miss New York Times bestselling author Baratunde Thurston on Tuesday, October 1 for his lecture “The Future of  the Future of What We Used to Call News!” Use #CUABJ to live tweet and post photos via Instagram at … Continue reading

Welcome Class of 2014!
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Welcome Class of 2014!

Welcome CUABJ! I’m happy to announce that I will serve as your president of the Columbia University Association of Black Journalists for the 2013-2014 academic year! My executive staff and I are working hard to bring you professional skills workshops, a leadership in media lecture series, topic-based panels and social events. Please don’t hesitate to … Continue reading

EVENT: Mass Media & the Black Community
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EVENT: Mass Media & the Black Community

The New York Association of Black Journalists andColumbia University Association of Black Journalists co-present a panel discussion: MASS MEDIA AND THE BLACK COMMUNITY: FRIENDS, ENEMIES, OR FRENEMIES? This panel discussion will focus on the portrayal of blacks in the media at large–online, in print, on television, in film—and offer a constructive conversation on how we journalists–especially those of color–can better … Continue reading

Andrew Goodman Foundation Hidden Hero Event – Nov. 18
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Andrew Goodman Foundation Hidden Hero Event – Nov. 18

Attention CUABJ! The Journalism School has been offered 20 seats to attend the Andrew Goodman Foundation Hidden Hero Event on November 18, 2012 (3-5pm) at the Schomburg Center NYC. The Awards are presented each year to individuals whose work exemplifies the Foundation’s origins and mission of promoting human dignity, civil rights and social justice. The … Continue reading