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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,...

Oct 10, 2013, 18:02 ET

Now on J-Source: In-house plagiarism at Toronto Star; PNG wants to reset conversation about Vancover Sun and The Province; What would a national press council look like?

TORONTO, Oct. 10, 2013 /CNW/ - FEATURES Intern's response to in-house plagiarism at Toronto Star called "courageous" Toronto Star summer...

Oct 03, 2013, 12:38 ET

Now on J-Source: York University sues Toronto Life; Political cover wraps: the latest evolution in newspaper advertising?; 10 tips for covering funerals

TORONTO, Oct. 3, 2013 /CNW/ - Open letter to J-Source readers on our new fundraising plan Christopher Waddell, the director of the School of...

Sep 26, 2013, 11:08 ET

Now on J-Source: CBC denies accepting money from Parks Canada in exchange for positive coverage; Walrus celebrates 10 years; Augmented reality: the latest fad for newspapers?

TORONTO, Sept. 26, 2013 /CNW/ - Open letter to J-Source readers on our new fundraising plan Christopher Waddell, the director of the School...

Sep 12, 2013, 12:38 ET

Now on J-Source: Back-to-School special edition with advice from recent j-grads and resources for j-profs

TORONTO, Sept. 12, 2013 /CNW/ - FEATURES Learn from the experience of recent j-grads  Chances are other j-students have faced some of the...