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Students shine investigative light on First Nations water issues 

Posted by: UR JSchool | On: 22nd Feb, 2021 Photo: Students from the University of Regina School of Journalism and First Nations University of Canada combined their investigative efforts. Photo by Kaitlyn Schropp. Regina – Students at the University of Regina School of Journalism and First Nations University of Canada have released a major

2019 Masters showcase

Posted by: UR JSchool | On: 15th Oct, 2019 The School of Journalism cordially invites you to its annual graduate showcase at the University of Regina’s Shu-Box Theatre on Oct. 17, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. Four documentaries filmed in Canada, Nigeria and India (details below) will be screened. The evening will also include a reading from graduate stu

Corus Entertainment and Global News supporting student journalism

Posted by: UR JSchool | On: 3rd Oct, 2019 Today Corus Entertainment (Global News) announced the creation of two new awards which will recognize and reward the academic achievement of students enrolled at the University of Regina’s School of Journalism. Beginning in Spring 2020, Corus’s donation of $21,000 will create two $1,000 awards annu

Not your usual commute for Bangkok Post intern Harrison Brooks

Posted by: UR JSchool | On: 20th Nov, 2018 Bangkok, Thailand – While his classmates wade through snow, Harrison Brooks wheels his bike through the hot, crowded streets of Bangkok, a booming Southeast Asian city some 12,000 kilometres away from the frozen prairie. Brooks is the 10th University of Regina School of Journalism student to tackle a

UK internship is J-School grad’s cup of tea

Posted by: UR JSchool | On: 15th Nov, 2018 From a royal wedding to an errant whale in the Thames, it was an action-packed autumn for Brenna Engel, who nabbed a post-graduate internship with CBC’s London UK bureau in September and October. ‘It was something new every day,’ said Engel, whose first day involved transcribing inter

MJ students showcase their documentary work

Posted by: UR JSchool | On: 16th Oct, 2018 The documentary students of the 2018 Master of Journalism graduating class will be showcasing their final projects on Thursday, October 18th at the University of Regina in the Education Auditorium (EA106). The event is free and anyone is welcome. Doors open at 6:30pm and the screening will start at 6:4

New broadcast instructor “thrilled” to join U of R journalism faculty

Posted by: UR JSchool | On: 8th May, 2018 The University of Regina School of Journalism is pleased to announce the appointment of veteran news videographer and filmmaker Layton Burton as a Broadcast Lab Instructor. Burton brings to the job more than 35 years’ experience working with CTV and CBC, as well as teaching experience and mentoring e

Student reporting receives Rawlco aid

Posted by: UR JSchool | On: 4th May, 2018 With the launch of the Spring/Summer session, U of R journalism students are packing their bags for incredible reporting trips throughout the province and around the globe – and Saskatchewan-owned Rawlco Radio Ltd. is playing a major supporting role. In September 2017, Rawlco CEO Gordon Rawlinson ann

Student investigation receives international honour

Posted by: UR JSchool | On: 2nd Apr, 2018 Crude Power, an investigative current affairs documentary produced by U of R journalism students, received an award from the Investigative Reporters and Editors association, it was announced today. Produced in last year’s Intermediate Broadcast and Investigative classes, Crude Power: An Investiga