School of Journalism and Communication

School of Journalism and Communication

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Journalism and Communication

The School of Journalism and Communication offers undergraduate programs including the Bachelor of Journalism and Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies. In addition, we offer graduate programs including the Master of Journalism, Master of Arts in Communication, and PhD in Communication.

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We’re hiring: New tenure-track position in Communication Studies

School of Journalism and Communication (Communication Studies) – Assistant Professor (Application Closing Date: October 20, 2014) The School of Journalism and Communication invites applications from qualified candidates for a preliminary tenure-track appointment in Communication Studies at the... More

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 in Communication News Feed for all posts filed under Communication News, News Feed for all posts filed under News

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Carleton opens application process for 2015 R. James Travers Foreign Corresponding Fellowship

Applications are now being accepted for the R. James Travers Foreign Corresponding Fellowship. The fellowship will finance a significant foreign reporting project by a Canadian journalist – a staffer, a freelancer or a graduate student – working in any medium. The fellowship provides $25,000 to... More

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CU Survey Centre conducts ISSP study on family and changing gender roles

The 2013 International Social Survey Programme (ISSP) module on ‘Family and Changing Gender Roles’ is the fourth replication in a series of attitudinal surveys on social science topics conducted by close to 50 countries around the world. In Canada, ISSP research is conducted by the... More

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J-School grad takes on hometown media monopoly

Carleton journalism graduate and New Brunswick native Jacques Poitras (BJ’90, MJ’91) examines the Irving media ownership in his new book, Irving vs. Irving: Canada’s Feuding Billionaires and the Stories Won’t Tell. The book, published by Penguin Canada, chronicles the growing split in the... More

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Boswell stories highlight prime ministerial history

Journalism professor Randy Boswell is on a political history kick this month. The Calgary Herald, Ottawa Citizen and other Postmedia newspapers recently published his news feature on Stephen Harper’s durability as PM (Harper surpasses Louis St. Laurent, Robert Borden and Brian Mulroney this fall... More

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David Sacks is the answer, says New York Times

Sessional instructor Sacks (JOUR4201, Arts Reporting) has written occasionally for the Times.  But on Sunday the 14th, Sacks’ name appeared in the Times not as a byline or inside an article but rather in the answer to the prior week’s acrostic. Sacks is author of the nonfiction book Letter... More

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Karim gives public lecture in Kyrgyzstan

Karim H. Karim gave a public lecture titled “Communication, Media, and Critical Thinking in the 21st Century” at the Bishkek campus of the University of Central Asia (UCA). He asked if people were any wiser for all the information that they now absorb on a daily basis. Despite the promises... More

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