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UP hosts 1st Asian Journalism Research Conference

Keynote speakers with International faculty. 1st row: Profs. Juliana Wahab (USM), Lay Kim Wang (USM), Terry Congjuico (UP), Azwan Azmawati (USM), Cherian George (HKBU), UP Chancellor Michael Tan, Up Journ Chair Rachel Khan, Prof. Yvonne Chua (UP), PUP Profs. Maria Garcia, Hemmady Mora and one other. Photo by Jeuel Barroso/UP Journalism Club
Some 300 students and faculty from various universities in the Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia and Hong Kong attended the first Asian Journalism Research Conference last April 24-25, 2017 at the University of the Philippines (UP), the only academic conference for undergraduate students in the region. The conference was organized by …

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Revisiting History with Journalism: Presented by NHK WORLD TV

A Special Lecture and Documentary Screening at the University of the Philippines
NHK WORLD TV from Japan collaborates with the University of the Philippines to present a special lecture for students of the College of Mass Communication. Following a screening of a documentary detailing the history between the Philippines and Japan after World War Two, students will explore the role investigative journalism plays in uncovering the truth while engaging in lively discussion with a panel of speakers consisting of the documentary’s producers and NHK WORLD journalists.
Quezon City, Manila, Philippines – 21st April 2017, Friday
Several classes from the University of the Philippines’ …

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Call for Papers: Asian Journalism Research Conference 2017

The Department of Journalism of the University of the Philippines Diliman will hold the Asian Journalism Research Conference 2017 on 26-27 April 2017 at the College of Mass Communication, UP Diliman, Quezon City.
Originally organized as the annual Philippine Journalism Research Conference (PJRC), the AJRC is part of the department’s extension work, aimed at encouraging journalism students and researchers in conducting studies on the profession and the issues which confronting its professionals. The conference is intended to:
1. Encourage Mass Communication and Journalism students around the country to pursue research in the field;
2. Provide Journalism students from around the country a venue …

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Call for Nominations: UP Gawad Plaridel 2016

The U.P. College of Mass Communication (UP CMC) is now accepting nominations for the annual U.P. Gawad Plaridel which recognizes Filipino media practitioners who have excelled in any of the media (print, radio, film, television, and new media) and have performed with the highest level of professional integrity in the interest of public service.
For 2016, the twelfth U.P. Gawad Plaridel will be given to an outstanding Radio Practitioner.
The award is named after Marcelo H. del Pilar (nom de plume, Plaridel), the selfless propagandist whose stewardship of the reformist newspaper La Solidaridad helped crystallize nationalist sentiments and ignite libertarian ideas in …

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“Do Not Fear Numbers,” Alampay Tells Young Journalists

In his keynote speech at the Philippine Journalism Research Conference 2015 (PJRC 2015), BusinessWorld and InterAksyon.com Editor-in-chief Roby Alampay advised aspiring journalists to overcome the discipline’s stereotypical adversity to numbers and technology in order to embrace the future. The conference was held last 13 March 2015 at the Cine Adarna, UP Diliman.
PJRC 2015 was organized by the University of the Philippines College of Mass Communication’s (UP-CMC) Department of Journalism together with the Polytechnic University of the Philippines (PUP), the University of Santo Tomas (UST) and the Asian Institute of Journalism and Communication (AIJC).
The conference allowed journalism students from around the …

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Former UP CMC Dean Teodoro publishes Vantage Point: The Sixth Estate and Other Discoveries

The UP College of Mass Communication is pleased to announce the publication of Dean Luis V. Teodoro’s Vantage Point: The Sixth Estate and Other Discoveries.
Vantage point is a collection of Dean Teodoro’s opinion pieces generated from more than a decade of writing for Manila newspapers such as Today, Business Mirror, and Business World. The articles are political commentaries on the use of power by those that wield them, be they individuals or institutions within and out of the government, or even by those beyond the country’s shores, colonizers of the past and present.
The book is jointly published by CMC and …

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