An archive of news stories from the School:
Wednesday, October 26, 2011
Students from the School’s International Public Relations Masters have received a glowing testimonial from the Welsh Government after supporting their staff-nominated charity.
Wednesday, September 28, 2011
Dr Paul Bowman has returned from New York after providing expert commentary for a new theatrical documentary called I am Bruce Lee.
Tuesday, September 06, 2011
Tara Russell has become the third Newspaper Journalism graduate to win a National Certificate Examination (NCE) award this year.
Tuesday, August 02, 2011
Rhodri Talfan Davies, who studied at Cardiff’s Centre for Journalism, has been appointed director of BBC Cymru Wales.
Thursday, July 14, 2011
Professor Simon Cottle’s new book will examine the changing nature of transnational protests and their transactions within and through communications and media worldwide.
Tuesday, June 21, 2011
Emma Barnett, a former magazine student, beat a strong field of competitors to win ‘Digital Editorial Individual’ at the Association of Online Publishers (AOP) awards earlier this month.
Friday, June 17, 2011
A new 3-year award, funded by European Social Fund - Knowledge Economy Skills Scholarship, will provided payment of tuition fees for a new PhD research student.
Thursday, June 09, 2011
Recently published Reading Rancière: Critical Dissensus is the first sustained critical exploration of Jacques Ranciere's work to be written in English.
Thursday, May 26, 2011
Two of the School’s academic staff have been selected for prestigious overseas fellowships in North America and Italy.
Thursday, May 19, 2011
‘Digital Opportunity’, the independent review of how the Intellectual Property framework supports growth and innovation, announced by David Cameron in 2010 has been published.
Thursday, April 21, 2011
Award-winning photographer and School alumnus Tim Hetherington has been killed while covering the conflict in the Libyan city of Misrata. He is said to have been killed...
Monday, April 18, 2011
Two Diploma in Journalism graduates have been recognised in the NCTJ's National Certificate Examination, the industry’s national standard for professional journalists.
Monday, March 28, 2011
Masters student Evrydiki Katsoulaki has won a One World Media bursary to write and produce a story about the hijab as a fashion statement titled ‘The Beauty Behind the Veil‘.
Thursday, March 10, 2011
This year has so far seen the publication of three edited books by the school’s Professor of Journalism Studies, Bob Franklin.
Friday, March 04, 2011
The third Mapping the Magazine conference, organised by Magazine Journalism Director Tim Holmes, will take place at Cardiff University this July.
Wednesday, February 23, 2011
This September the school’s longest established Masters Degree ‘Journalism Studies’ will be re-named ‘Journalism, Media and Communications’.
Tuesday, February 22, 2011
From September 2011 the school’s International Public Relations Masters degree will be re-named: International Public Relations and Global Communications Management.
Wednesday, February 16, 2011
Cardiff PhotoJournalism alumnus Tim Hetherington and his co-director Sebastien Junger have been nominated for an Oscar at this month’s 83rd Academy Awards.
Monday, January 24, 2011
Cardiff Broadcast alumnus Andy Stevenson will co-host Channel 4’s coverage of the 2011 IPC Athletics World Championships this January in Christchurch, New Zealand.
Monday, January 24, 2011
Five of Cardiff's Diploma in Journalism alumni have been recognised for their outstanding efforts in journalism by the NCTJ, PTC and The Independent.
Friday, December 10, 2010
A breakthrough research study has used artificial intelligence for the fist time to conduct a large-scale content analysis of multi-lingual texts across the European Union.
Wednesday, November 10, 2010
Magazine Academy names Angharad Jones as winner of Barclays 100voices editorship and magazine re:new as winner of the ‘New Digital Product Concept’ award.
Monday, October 11, 2010
Broadcast magazine has named 2006 Diploma in Journalism graduate Hannah Emerson-Thomas in its review of TV’s most talented directors, producers and news journalists.
Friday, October 01, 2010
Professor of Journalism, Ian Hargreaves, will return to Cardiff University this October as chair in Digital Economy, a new role which will span two schools.
Wednesday, September 29, 2010
This month 2010 BA graduate Michael Mills represented the School as a finalist at the prestigious British Graduate 100 Awards and Gala Dinner.
Friday, September 17, 2010
Magazine Journalism student Kieron Allen has been awarded the BBC Magazines Diversity Scholarship 2010 after demonstrating his passion for magazine journalism.
Monday, September 13, 2010
MA in International Journalism graduate Aafreen Alam, has won an award for the Best News Documentary of the year at the annual Indian News Broadcasting Awards.
Thursday, July 22, 2010
Recently published, The Rise of 24-Hour News Television: Global Perspectives is the first edited collection to explore the genre of 24-hour news television around the world.
Wednesday, July 07, 2010
Gabbie Evans and Rebecca Hopkins have won the second Dr James Thomas Memorial Prize while MA student Simon Bond will receive this year’s Dr James Thomas Scholarship.
Wednesday, June 30, 2010
Cardiff Magazine student Dena Mohamed has won this year's Welsh Livery Guild Travel Scholarship to study women's magazines in Dubai.
Monday, June 28, 2010
The Magazine option of the Cardiff Diploma in Journalism has been re-accredited by the Periodicals Training Council (PTC) for another two years.
Thursday, June 17, 2010
The Cardiff Centre for Journalism is inviting its alumni to the Tomorrow’s Journalists conference this October to mark forty years as one of the UK’s leading journalism schools.
Friday, June 11, 2010
On his first visit to Cardiff University since becoming First Minister, Carwyn Jones AM met Head of School Professor Justin Lewis during a visit hosted by the School.
Friday, May 28, 2010
Magazine students turned the tables on BBC Sports commentator Eddie Butler recently when he visited the school as a guest of the Magazine Diploma in Journalism.
Wednesday, May 12, 2010
The Broadcast option of the successful Cardiff Diploma in Journalism has been reaccredited by the Broadcast Journalism Training Council (BJTC) for another three years.
Monday, May 04, 2010
The journal Journalism Practice has issued a Call for Papers ahead of an upcoming special edition featuring guest editor Dr Folker Hanusch addressing lifestyle journalism.
Monday, April 26, 2010
Ray Boston who was director of the Centre for Journalism Studies (CJS) between 1976 and 1985 has died aged 82 of lung cancer.
Friday, April 23, 2010
The School's Careers Event will provide advice, ideas and guidance to help undergraduate students discover jobs and careers open to them after they graduate.
Wednesday, March 31, 2010
Dena Mohamed, Laura Jones and Ffion Haf Lewis are part of the team creating ivy, a new women's magazine for sustainable and ethical fashion...
Thursday, March 25, 2010
Third year undergraduate Chris Smith has reached the final six of Nokia’s search to find their first ever entertainment reporter.
Thursday, February 25, 2010
Triumph of a Time Lord: Regenerating Doctor Who in the Twenty-first Century, explores what happened when self-professed fans took over the franchise of Dr Who.
Wednesday, February 24, 2010
The journal Journalism Studies, edited by Bob Franklin, has been selected for inclusion in the Thomson Reuters Social Science Citation Index (SSCI).
Thursday, February 11, 2010
Theorizing Bruce Lee, written by Dr Paul Bowman, sets out to explore the cinematic and cultural significance and consequences of ‘Bruce Lee’ and his various legacies.
Tuesday, February 02, 2010
Hannah Waldram, a graduate of last year’s Diploma in Journalism, has been appointed to a new ‘beatblogger’ position at The Guardian as part of its Guardian Local initiative.
Monday, January 25, 2010
The study Mapping the Field: Specialist science news journalism in the UK national media was based on a survey of UK science, health, and environment news journalists.
Friday, December 18, 2009
The Cultural Translation conference held at Cardiff University on 11 December was opened by keynote speaker Professor Mieke Bal of Amsterdam University.
Thursday, December 17, 2009
Rhian Jones, a Magazine Diploma student from 2008/09, has won two important motoring journalism awards, the 'Phil Llewellin Student of the Year' and the 'Sir William Lyons' award
Wednesday, December 09, 2009
Newly published Climate Change and the Media is the first scholarly work to examine the relationship between climate change and media coverage around the world.
Monday, November 30, 2009
Global Crises and the Media series examines how the media communicate global crises on the public stage.
Monday, November 09, 2009
The name of the BA programme at Cardiff will officially change with the arrival of next year’s undergraduate students to ‘Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies’.
Wednesday, November 04, 2009
Visiting Fellow, Abhinav Garg, has compared the UK’s Freedom of Information Act with its counterpart in India, The Right to Information Act.
Thursday, October 01, 2009
The School’s new Royal Literary Fund Fellow is Sam Llewellyn, who takes up the role from Rachel Bentham, who completed her two-year Fellowship earlier this year.
Wednesday, September 30, 2009
Two recipients of an S4C Bursary, Cemlyn Davies and Steffan Powell have made a documentary following a selection of S4C bursary recipients.
Monday, September 14, 2009
The conference saw over a hundred different papers delivered in 30 sessions over two days, where new research, new ideas and industry developments were presented.
Friday, July 17, 2009
Bloomberg and Reuters are two of the national and international news organisations to offer internships to Cardiff graduates this year.
Friday, July 17, 2009
Cardiff Broadcast Diploma graduate Charlotte Turner has been announced as the first winner of the AFP Peter Mackler Scholarship.
Thursday, June 25, 2009
Researchers at the School have been the first to examine the press coverage of the controversies around creating animal-human hybrid embryos for stem cell research...
Wednesday, June 24, 2009
Newspaper Diploma student Jessica Best was this year’s winner of the Welsh Livery Guild travel scholarship.
Tuesday, June 09, 2009
The Times Good University Guide 2010 places the Cardiff School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies in its top three...
Thursday, May 21, 2009
A new bursary for the Diploma in Journalism programme has been announced from BBC Wales in memory of former sports correspondent Bob Humphrys.
Monday, April 20, 2009
Victor Davis the distinguished entertainment journalist of the Daily Express has donated a fascinating and valuable collection of his professional work to the School.
Monday, March 30, 2009
New research has been published by Dr Claire Wardle and Dr Tammy Boyce into coverage and audience reception of disfigurement on television.
Thursday, March 26, 2009
Key Concepts in Public Relations, co-authored by Professor Bob Franklin, Mike Hogan, Quentin Langley, Nick Mosdell and Elliot Pill, has been published by Sage.
Monday, March 02, 2009
Karin Wahl-Jorgensen’s (Cardiff University) co-edited collection, the Handbook of Journalism Studies (with Thomas Hanitzsch) is now out from Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
Tuesday, February 24, 2009
Catrin Wigley, Elliot Howells and Nicholas Hall from Treorchy Comprehensive in The Rhondda were this year’s winners of the James Thomas Memorial Prize.
Wednesday, January 21, 2009
Poppy Bullock who studied on the PG Dip in Magazine Journalism, has won a prestigious prize for motoring journalists.
Monday, January 19, 2009
Deconstructing Popular Culture by Dr Paul Bowman (Cardiff University) published by Palgrave Macmillan provides a unique introduction to popular culture.
Thursday, December 18, 2008
The Cardiff School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies has been classed as a 'World Leading' research centre by this year’s Research Assessment Exercise.
Tuesday, December 16, 2008
The School launched a major new research project this month to explore current representations of black boys and young men in UK national media.
Friday, December 5, 2008
The National Council for the Training of Journalists (NCTJ) has revealed the Cardiff Newspaper Diploma has topped the results table as the UK's top performing postgraduate journalism course.
Monday, December 01, 2008
Global Crisis Reporting: Journalism in the Global Age by Professor Simon Cottle was published this month by Open University Press.
Friday, November 28, 2008
Students from the postgraduate diploma in Magazine Journalism recently received a top industry accolade for their course magazine, Tracks.
Wednesday, November 08, 2008
The fourth National Students Survey has again listed Cardiff’s BA (Journalism, Film and Media) amongst the top British degrees in its area.
Monday, September 22, 2008
Daniel Meadows, Cardiff University lecturer in Photography and Participatory Media, is to be awarded an Honorary Fellowship of The Royal Photographic Society (RPS).
Tuesday, August 19, 2008
Three new members of the Cardiff School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies teaching staff will join the School this autumn.
Tuesday, August 12, 2008
A rich personal archive accumulated by one of Britain’s most respected popular and investigative journalists, Richard Stott, has been donated to Cardiff University.
Thursday, July 17, 2008
New research from the Cardiff School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies has explored the impact of new migration on receiving communities in South Wales.
Monday, July 07, 2008
Cardiff University has carried out research into the press coverage of British Muslims since 2000 for the Channel 4 documentary programme Dispatches.
Wednesday, June 11, 2008
The BBC Trust’s review of the BBC’s approach to politics post-devolution and of political and social issues in the four nations has now been published.
Monday, May 19, 2008
In an article this week lecturer Dr John Jewell has raised new questions regarding the deployment of Prince Harry to Afghanistan and the agreed blackout between the British media and Armed Forces.
Thursday, May 08, 2008
Cardiff University has been ranked first in Wales by The Independent in its recent Complete University Guide.
Friday, April 11, 2008
Cardiff University’s Open Day will take place on Wednesday 23rd April 2008. The Open Day gives you with an opportunity to gain first-hand experience of life at one of Britain’s leading universities.
Friday, April 11, 2008
Have you ever contacted or sent anything in to the BBC? Maybe you've emailed in a photo of a news event or a nature scene, posted on a BBC blog or message board, or phoned up a radio programme to have your say. If so, our researchers would like to hear from you!
Monday, March 17, 2008
Bob Franklin, Professor of Journalism Studies is launching a new research initiative focused on the Hugh Cudlipp archive based at the Cardiff School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies.
Wednesday, March 13, 2008
The seventh Journalism Varsity match football contest between Cardiff and City has been won by Cardiff.
Thursday, February 7, 2008
The School has announced a call for Chapters for a new book that aims to analyse the media and climate change using a range of contributors (academics from a range of backgrounds, journalists and science communicators).
Wednesday, February 1, 2008
In a new report published this week the School has uncovered a massive reliance on PR copy in UK news media.
Friday, January 25, 2008
The School is set to use Nokia N95 mobile devices in order to better explore the boundaries of mobile journalism.
Thursday, January 24, 2008
The Cardiff School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies (JOMEC) have launched an exiting new media training course targeted at professionals and organisations in the UK.
Monday, December 3, 2007
During November the School (JOMEC) hosted a 20 year Alumni reunion. The event took the form of the inaugural JOMEC Challenge Cup football match. The game which took place at the University Sports Centre Talybont and was played on the outdoor floodlit pitch.
Friday, November 23, 2007
Martin Lewis, a graduate of the School of Journalism, will present at this week's Cardiff Business Alumni Lecture.
Friday, November 16, 2007
BA and PhD Administrative Assistant Hannah Peters was recently appointed School (JOMEC) Eco-Champion.
Wednesday, November 14, 2007
This Saturday November the 17th, School (JOMEC) graduates will be returning to Cardiff for a 20 year reunion. They will be playing a special football match against the current JOMEC staff.
Monday, October 29, 2007
Health, Risk and News: The MMR Vaccine and the Media by Tammy Boyce has just been published by Peter Lang.
Friday, October 5, 2007
The School has been ranked first for undergraduate student satisfaction by this year’s National Student Survey.
Wednesday, September 26, 2007
Do you want to improve your style – or the structure of your work? Would you like help with organising or polishing a piece of writing? The Royal Literary Fund has funded an experienced writer to work at the School.
Tuesday, September 18, 2007
As of the 1st of September 2007 Professor Justin Lewis became the acting Head of School.
Wednesday, September 12, 2007
On Tuesday 11th September the Cardiff School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies hosted the AGM of the Association of Journalism Education.
Monday, August 20, 2007
James Thomas died suddenly over the weekend of August the 18th.