News & Events

UBC j-prof Candis Callison elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Alongside Dr. Callison, this year’s inductees include gender theorist Judith Butler, journalist James M. Fallows, and the former First Lady Michelle Obama.

UBC j-student Ryan Patrick Jones wins Joan Donaldson CBC News Scholarship

Ryan Patrick Jones will be working at CBC Toronto, Ottawa, and Yellowknife over the next four months.

Thesis Symposium & Student Showcase

We are pleased to invite UBC Journalism students, faculty, staff and community members to the 2019 UBC Journalism Thesis Symposium and Student Showcase.

New book delves into rise of data journalism

Read an excerpt from Data Journalism and the Regeneration of News by profs Alfred Hermida and Mary Lynn-Young.

Freelance Ethan Lou named 2019 Visiting Journalist in Forestry

Journalist Ethan Lou is coming to UBC Journalism to share his experiences covering forest fires in B.C. and Alberta

UBC Journalism seeks tenure-track Instructor

The School of Journalism invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position in the Educational Leadership stream at the rank of Instructor.

UBC j-student Dustin Patar joins News21 project on natural disasters

UBC Journalism student Dustin Patar has been named a 2019 Carnegie-Knight News21 Fellow, joining an international team of student journalists reporting on natural disaster recovery in the U.S.

UBC Journalism hosts Michener-Deacon Fellow Tamara Baluja

While at UBC, CBC journalist Tamara Baluja is studying how social media journalism is taught.