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Topic “journalism training and education”

Three Latin Americans named among the new Knight Fellows for International Journalism

Knight Fellows Gustavo Faleiros, Mariana Santos, Miguel Paz and Mariano Blejman.

Knight Center webinar teaches 60 journalists how to improve their reporting with smartphones

Some 60 journalists from 15 countries completed a webinar in Spanish on Tuesday, Feb. 19, on mobile news reporting tools available on any smartphone. Read more »

Mexican reporters can apply for journalism continuing education scholarship

Mexican reporters have until Tuesday, Dec. 11, to apply for the Press and Democracy Program scholarship (PRENDE in Spanish), which covers registration fees and tuition for one semester at the Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City, along with workshops and journalism seminars. Read more »

10 tips to get the journalism grant of your dreams

Johanna Carrillo, senior program director at the International Center for Journalists, has helped select reporting scholarship winners several times. "There is something indescribable in an application," she confessed, "the passion and the drive the candidate has to do something." Read more »

Survey says Uruguayan journalists want a code of ethics

Close to 89 percent of Uruguayan journalists agreed to establish a code of ethics for their profession, according to a survey from the Uruguayan Press Association, the Center for Archives and Access to Information, and the Media and Society Group, reported the agency Pulsar.

The research also noted that 77 percent of print journalists in Uruguay think that work conditions and salaries affect the quality of journalism in the country. Read more »

Journalism schools should emphasize coding and practical teaching, experts say in NiemanLab series

The Nieman Journalism Lab has kicked off the new school year in the United States with a series of thought-provoking articles by academics and professionals on how journalism schools can improve their mission of molding future journalists, advice that included learning by doing and embracing coding. Read more »


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