Tagged: Educational

Quinnipiac hires Silver to be Abelson chair

Quinnipiac University has hired Sara Silver as the first Alan Abelson Endowed Professor of Business Journalism/Financial Communication. She will also start on Aug. 16. Silver has been lecturing at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism,...

WSJ seeks an education reporter

The Wall Street Journal is looking for an education beat reporter to cover the nation’s K-12 schools, which are now more in the public spotlight than at any point in recent memory. In the...

Bloomberg’s Laya named Nieman Fellow

Patricia Laya, the Venezuela bureau chief for Bloomberg News, has been named a Nieman Fellow. She will study Venezuela’s economic, sociopolitical and health crises as tools of oppression and how the country’s authoritarian government...

Smith named Knight-Bagehot director

Robert Smith, the award-winning host of NPR’s Planet Money, will become the director of the Knight-Bagehot Fellowship in Economics and Business Journalism starting July 1. He will also join Columbia Journalism School’s faculty. As...

Wharton to hold biz journalism seminar on June 2

The Wharton School  at the University of Pennsylvania is inviting business journalists to apply for the next virtual Wharton Seminars for Business Journalists program. The June 2 program will feature Wharton professors Katy Milkman, Ben Keys and Mary-Hunter McDonnell who will present on “The...