New Sports Talk Show in Town!

Feb
07

Tune in on Tuesdays at 1pm on CSR radio to listen to our 2nd year students Phil Wellbrook, Ismail Khwaja, Tommaso Fiore and Ethan Van Ristell talking all things After succesfully running their podcast BiteSizeSport, they were incorporated into CRS's weekly programming! 

You can listen ONLINE HERE or follow them on TWITTER for more updates. 

Posted By Laura Garcia read more

Job Vacancy

Feb
06

The Wiltshire Times and the Wiltshire Gazette and Herald are looking for junior reporters to work in Trowbridge.  NCTJ prelim exams and full, clean driving licence as well as self-motivation, keeness to progress and a passion for local stories required.  If interested send a CV with covering letter together with examples of work to Charlotte Cross, PA to the Editor, Wiltshire Times, 100 Victoria Road, Swindon SN1 3BE or charlotte.cross@newsquest.co.uk

 

Posted By Anastasia Bakowski read more

Request from French Journalism Student

Feb
02

We have been contacted by a journalism student at the EFJ School in Bordeaux. She and her fellow students would like to contact some UK journalism students to interview via  Facebook, Skype or Facetime in order to get their views on the French presidential election.  If you are interested contact Lara Bru lara.bru@hotmail.fr.  

 

 

Posted By Anastasia Bakowski read more

South West Newspapers looking for a trainee journalist #JobAlert

Jan
31

This job comes from our own CFJ Grad Clarissa Place, a reporter at the Sidmouth Herald. 

If anyone is thinking of applying they will need a car and their NCTJ. Trainee reporters will be helped towards their NQJ. The closing date is 10th Feb.
 
 
If you want to watch Clarissa talk about her job, what she's learned and how her time at CFJ helped her get her job watch this video. 
 

 

Posted By Laura Garcia read more

Year 1 Conference Wednesday 25 January

Jan
24

Regrettably Year 1 Conference tomorrow has been cancelled due to an NCTJ exam taking place in the UG newsroom at 09.30.

Posted By Anastasia Bakowski read more

Request for Journalism Students

Jan
23

We have received a request from a year 3 Sports student for a few of the Centre's students to take part in an event taking place on 2 April.  The brief is to interview members of the public about the event in question.  We have no more information than this but if you want to know more contact Michelle Winstone who is organising the event, mw493@kent.ac.uk

 

 

Posted By Anastasia Bakowski read more

2017 Daily Mail Scholarships

Jan
16

I'm delighted to be able to confirm that Associated Newspapers have agreed to award two Daily Mail Scholarships in the Centre this year: a postgradate scholarship and an undergraduate scholarship for final year students. Each scholarship is worth £5,000 and the chance to do work experience at the Daily Mail.

Contestants should submit an original news story of not fewer than 550 words and not more than 1000 words suitable for publication in the print edition of the Daily Mail. All submissions to be handed to Anastasia by noon on Monday 8th May 2017. Each submission should be accompanied by a cover sheet giving your name, the degree for which you are studying and a telephone number at which you can be reached.

Posted By TimLuckhurst read more

OPTIONAL NCTJ BROADCAST MODULE regulation classes

Jan
16

These are the classes that David and I are running, for those who think they want to take the optional NCTJ Broadcast module. I'll talk more about it in coming classes for the Year 2 and MA students.

Richard

18 JAN    REGULATION BRIEFING UG NEWSROOM 1315 to 1400
15 FEB    NCTJ REGULATION Workshop Phil Harding main UG newsroom 1400 to 1700
24 FEB    MOCK REGULATION EXAM 24 February 1300 – 1400 in G4-04
10 MAR    FEEDBACK FOR MOCK REGULATION EXAM Main UG newsroom 1500 TO 1600

Posted By richardpendry read more

Voice Training - attention Year 2s and MAs

Jan
16

Year 2s - voice training will start next Monday - the 23rd. (Sorry for the confusion about this morning.) I will put a rota on the UG newsroom door on Wednesday - please make a note of your scheduled date and time slot.

International MAs - a few of you are still to have your voice traning. This will be on Friday afternoons at 3.15pm - a rota is going on your newsroom door on Wednesday.   

Posted By Sarah Fuller read more

NCTJ Law revision - attention Year 2s and PGs

Jan
16

Don't forget we have a final NCTJ Law session on Wednesday January 18th from 2 - 4pm in the large UG newsroom. This is for both groups and replaces this Friday's usual law sessions. Please remember to bring with you the Christmas holiday test paper (Jan 2016). And a reminder that teaching for the NCTJ Court Reporting module starts on Friday January 27th - same times, same rooms as last term. If you intend to take this module please make every effort to attend ALL the Friday sessions as we are on a tight schedule.

Posted By Sarah Fuller read more

Pages

Subscribe to Centre for Journalism at the University of Kent RSS