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The Water Desk awards grants to journalists covering Western water issues

Oct. 4, 2019

The Water Desk , a journalism initiative at the University of Colorado Boulder’s Center for Environmental Journalism , has awarded its first grants to support journalists and media outlets covering Western water issues and the Colorado River Basin. Grantees will delve into a wide range of issues throughout the region,...

Brainwaves: Media, Money and Trust: How Journalism’s Business and Ethics are Changing in the Digital Age

Aug. 26, 2019

In addition to Journalism Assistant Professor Patrick Ferrucci, this podcast also features Media Studies Assistant Professor Sandra Ristovska. We regret the omission. Listen to podcast

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Center for Environmental Journalism welcomes 2019-20 class of Ted Scripps Fellows

Aug. 20, 2019

A new class of fellows will dig into issues ranging from water scarcity to the environmental impact of meat production through the University of Colorado Boulder’s Ted Scripps Fellowship in Environmental Journalism program.

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CU Boulder faculty and students tackle trending topics at AEJMC

Aug. 7, 2019

Twenty College of Media, Communication and Information faculty and graduate students are presenting 15 peer-reviewed research papers at the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication conference in Toronto today through Saturday, Aug. 10.

Illustration by Paul Blow.

Searching for Bigfoot

Aug. 1, 2019

Former CU Boulder Journalism Fellow Laura Krantz explores all things Bigfoot in Wild Thing, which the Atlantic named one of 2018's Best Podcasts.

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Grant applications open for The Water Desk

June 26, 2019

The Water Desk—an independent news initiative at the University of Colorado Boulder dedicated to expanding coverage of Western water issues—is now accepting grant applications. Funding from Water Desk grants will help journalists and media organizations enhance their ability to cover the scientific, economic, political and social aspects of water issues.

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The Future of Water in the West

June 24, 2019

The Southwest is drying. During a 730-mile rafting trip down the Colorado River's main tributary, Heather Hansman (MJour'10) saw water scarcity up close.

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CMCI faculty take the stage at TEDx events

June 19, 2019

CU News Corps Director Chuck Plunkett recently took the stage at TEDxMileHigh in Denver, joining a number of faculty who have presented at TEDx events this year.

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Watch Savannah Sellers' full speech!

May 22, 2019

CU Boulder and CMCI alumna Savannah Sellers is a correspondent for NBC News and MSNBC and co-host of Stay Tuned, NBC’s Generation Z news brand. She delivered the 2019 commencement speech earlier this month.

Boulder Weekly: Redefining Family

May 8, 2019

By Giselle Cesin (MJour)

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