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Nov 25, 2014, 11:47 ET

Now accepting applications: Tom Hanson Photojournalism Award

TORONTO, Nov. 25, 2014 /CNW/ - The Tom Hanson Photojournalism Award encourages photojournalists to apply for this unique opportunity to cover...

Nov 20, 2014, 14:37 ET

Media Advisory - CJF J-Talk: Breaking the Big Stories

TORONTO, Nov. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - In a special Canadian Journalism Foundation presentation, Kevin Donovan, investigative reporter and editor with the...

Nov 13, 2014, 16:54 ET

Media Advisory - Mashable's quest to build journalistic credibility

A CJF J-Talk featuring Jim Roberts, Mashable's executive editor TORONTO, Nov. 13, 2014 /CNW/ - How can a digital upstart like Mashable compete on...

Oct 23, 2014, 11:57 ET

Media Advisory - The Canadian Journalism Foundation commends courage of journalists during Ottawa shootings

TORONTO, Oct. 23, 2014 The Canadian Journalism Foundation commends the courage of Canadian journalists who provided live coverage of the tragic and...

Jun 13, 2014, 11:48 ET

Highlights from 17th Annual Canadian Journalism Foundation Awards

TORONTO, June 13, 2014 /CNW/ - The 17th Annual Canadian Journalism Foundation Awards celebrated journalistic excellence at its largest event ever,...

Feb 12, 2014, 14:29 ET

The Greg Clark Award is now open to journalists looking to explore their beat

TORONTO, Feb. 12, 2014 /CNW/ - Early-career journalists looking to spend a week exploring their beat in greater depth are encouraged to apply for...

Feb 05, 2014, 14:17 ET

The Canadian Journalism Foundation introduces new awards at 17th Annual CJF Awards

TORONTO, Feb. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Journalism Foundation (CJF) is expanding its annual awards program, furthering its tradition of...

Jan 29, 2014, 12:12 ET

The Canadian Journalism Foundation calls for applications for its annual Excellence in Journalism Award

Have you made an impact on your community? TORONTO, Jan. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - News organizations that foster originality, show courage and ensure...

Jan 27, 2014, 13:03 ET

Only a few days left to nominate your choice for The Canadian Journalism Foundation Lifetime Achievement Award: Whom will you nominate?

TORONTO, Jan. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - Only a few days remain to make your online nomination for the annual Canadian Journalism Foundation Lifetime...

Jan 07, 2014, 12:41 ET

The Canadian Journalism Foundation Lifetime Achievement Award: Whom will you nominate?

TORONTO, Jan. 7, 2014 /CNW/ - Nominations are being accepted online for the annual Canadian Journalism Foundation Lifetime Achievement Award. The...

Jan 06, 2014, 14:59 ET

Only a few days left to apply for the Tom Hanson Photojournalism Award

TORONTO, Jan. 6, 2014 /CNW/ - Only a few days remain for Canadian photojournalists early in their careers to apply for the Tom Hanson...

Dec 19, 2013, 16:25 ET

Now on J-Source: Top journalism stories of 2013; Toronto Star reporter sues Mayor Rob Ford; Queen's Journal claims student government cut advertising after an unflattering editorial

TORONTO, Dec. 19, 2013 /CNW/ - FEATURES The top journalism stories of 2013 It was a year of major upheaval for the journalism industry....

Dec 12, 2013, 12:57 ET

Now on J-Source: CBC stands behind Peter Mansbridge's interview with Rob Ford; Amanda Lang to students: Give business journalism a chance; Why journalists should practise safe data hygiene

TORONTO, Dec. 12, 2013 /CNW/ - FEATURES CBC stands behind Peter Mansbridge's interview with Rob Ford Peter Mansbridge and CBC's The...

Dec 05, 2013, 11:52 ET

Now on J-Source: Sun Media cuts 200 jobs; Diversity of media ownership non-existent in Canada; J-Source launches new photojournalism section

TORONTO, Dec. 5, 2013 /CNW/ - FEATURES Sun Media cuts 200 jobs Sun Media announced it will cut approximately 200 positions across the company,...

Nov 28, 2013, 12:36 ET

Applications now being accepted for fifth annual Tom Hanson Photojournalism Award

TORONTO, Nov. 28, 2013 /CNW/ - Applications are being accepted online as the Tom Hanson Photojournalism Award enters its fifth year. Canadian...

Nov 26, 2013, 12:08 ET

Canadians blame the media for sensationalizing the news in a bid for audiences

TORONTO, Nov. 26, 2013 /CNW/ - A majority of Canadians say they prefer domestic and international news over celebrity items and gossip—and...

Nov 21, 2013, 11:13 ET

Now on J-Source: Canadian Media Guild data shows 10,000 media job losses in past five years; Calgary Herald ends in-house production; Is Toronto City Hall safe for journalists?

TORONTO, Nov. 21, 2013 /CNW/ - FEATURES Canadian Media Guild data shows 10,000 job losses in past five years The print sector lost nearly...

Nov 14, 2013, 10:01 ET
Nov 07, 2013, 11:02 ET

Now on J-Source: Ford blames reporters for not asking correct questions on crack use; The Tyee looks to expand nationally; 10 tips for environmental reporting

TORONTO, Nov. 7, 2013 /CNW/ - FEATURES Journalism vindicated: Ford admits to using crack; blames reporters for not asking correct...

Oct 31, 2013, 16:54 ET

Now on J-Source: Furlong drops suit against Georgia Straight; Postmedia reports $36-million loss in fourth quarter; Sean Holman launches new column

TORONTO, Oct. 31, 2013 /CNW/ - FEATURES Furlong drops suit against Georgia Straight for story accusing him of abusing students John Furlong,...