News & Events

‘It takes a small village’: UBC j-school profs launch The Conversation Canada

Profs Alfred Hermida and Mary Lynn Young are behind a new media startup that showcases articles written by academics and edited by journalists.

Intern spotlight: Sharon Nadeem breaks downs barriers with Canadian military

UBC Journalism student Sharon Nadeem was one of ten students across Canada selected to attend the Military Journalism Course at the University of Calgary.

‘I was floored’: UBC j-student Haley Lewis wins Aboriginal graduate funding

J-student Haley Lewis has received a prestigious UBC Aboriginal Graduate Fellowship to fund her studies and research

UBC Journalism grad Rachel Sanders makes strides with high heels story

Reporting by Rachel Sanders during her time at the j-school contributed to a B.C. ban on mandatory high heels in the workplace

UBC Journalism Indigenous sexuality project up for RTDNA award

Students, faculty and staff have been nominated for a regional RTDNA Award for their stories on Indigenous sexuality.

J-student Peggy Lam awarded CBC News Donaldson scholarship

Graduating student Peggy Lam has been awarded a prestigious Joan Donaldson CBC News Scholarship for 2017.

UBC j-student Lauren Kaljur awarded News21 fellowship

Second-year UBC School of Journalism student Lauren Kaljur has been awarded a prestigious News21 fellowship for 2017.

Visiting journalist to highlight threats to Amazon rainforest

Brazil-based correspondent Chris Arsenault is coming to the UBC School of Journalism as the inaugural Visiting Journalist in Forestry Issues.