James McBride wins the National Book Award for Fiction
November 21, 2013
NYU Journalism warmly congratulates its Distinguished Writer in Residence James McBride, on winning the National Book Award for his Civil War era novel, The Good Lord Bird. McBride, who teaches an ever-popular course called "Point of View," has been a member of the faculty since 2005.
Wenwen Ren Wins Best Short Documentary at Tenerife
October 24, 2013
Wenwen Ren, a recent graduate of the News and Documentary program, has won the Best Short Documentary award and a nomination for Best Director at the Tenerife International Film Festival.
Sarah Fournier wins NLGJA award
August 03, 2013
Reporting the Nation student Sarah Fournier has received an NLGJA Excellence in Journalism Award for her video Transition Leads toJoy
EMMY Nominations for 10 News and Documentary alumni
July 22, 2013
The list of nominees for the 34th Annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards are and this year 10 NYU News and Documentary alumni are nominated for 8 Emmy Awards. These alumni include Brian Epstein, Alexandra Nikolchev, Dongnan Chen, Julia Doran, Loretta Van der Horst, Konstantin Syomin, Jared Lipworth, Laura Metzger...
The recipients of the 2013 Reporting Award are announced
June 05, 2013
The recipients of the 2013 Reporting Award sponsored by the NYU Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute are Seth Wessler (first place winner) and Liza Gross (second place winner). More details on the recipients and their project are available here. The official NYU press release is here.
NYU graduate students win prestigious OPC Foundation awards
March 08, 2013
Tom Finn and Anders Melin, two graduate students at New York University, were recently awarded Overseas Press Club Foundation awards at the Foundation’s 2013 Annual Scholarship Luncheon held at the Yale Club in New York City. Two-time Pulitzer Prize winner, David Rohde of Reuters, was the keynote speaker.