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Important Message: New Columbia Policy on Field Reporting

The university issued updated guidance today that will affect our policy about field and in-person reporting for the remainder of the semester.

The headline is that effective immediately, no J-School students or researchers should conduct in-person reporting, filming, recording or interviews for Columbia classes or projects. The university expects that this restriction will last 6-8 weeks but it may revise that as circumstances change.

Columbia Journalism’s Knight-Bagehot Fellowship and Women’s Economic Round Table Opens Nominations for The WERT Prize, honoring Global Business Reporting by a Female Journalist

Nominations for the WERT Prize, honoring excellence in business journalism by a woman for work that fosters a greater understanding of global business, are now open. The prize is presented by the Knight-Bagehot Fellowship in Economics and Business Journalism at Columbia’s Journalism School in partnership with the Women’s Economic Round Table (WERT).

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2020 Alfred I. duPont-Columbia Award Winners Announced: Public Media Garners Top Wins

Columbia Journalism School announced the 16 winners of the 2020 Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Awards. The winners will be awarded their Silver Batons at Low Memorial Library on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 in a ceremony hosted by CNN and PBS's Christiane Amanpour and The New York Times The Daily's Michael Barbaro. This is Columbia Journalism School’s 50th year hosting the duPont-Columbia Awards.