Tag archive for ‘journalism’
By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

Calling all student journalists!

The latest newspaper to be in the news for the wrong reasons is The Journal. This illustrious student newspaper with previous contributors including Alex Salmond and winner of many awards, has gone into liquidation More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Saturday, March 28th, 2015

#MoJoCon Ireland 2015

The very first mobile journalism conference is taking place here in Dublin this weekend and this is Day Two. Follow here if you wish and we hope to bring some new things to our journalism after our energising conference!     Live More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Sunday, May 25th, 2014

Author Neil Broadfoot launches Falling Fast

Twenty-five years ago, Neil Broadfoot made a promise to his Gran; that promise sustained him through all the trials and tribulations of writing his first novel.  On Wednesday night at Looking Glass Books Neil introduced Falling More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, December 4th, 2012

Awards ceremony for Edinburgh Napier journalism alumni

Yesterday lunchtime Edinburgh Napier University held their first Awards Ceremony for journalism alumni, but it was conducted at Craighouse Campus where they are about to leave the building for the last time. Students More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Saturday, October 27th, 2012

Edinburgh Napier University Media Mondays to discuss Savile and BBC

The BBC’s handling of investigations into shamed presenter Jimmy Savile will come under the spotlight next week as part of a new series of public talks at Edinburgh Napier University. Val Atkinson, a former More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, May 3rd, 2012

STV Local gets a relaunch

STV Local started off in Edinburgh at much the same time as The Edinburgh Reporter did. Now they have updated their website adding more photos, videos and introducing a slicker look.  They have split their offering More...

By Sian Lower On Monday, April 18th, 2011

Napier University top three in UK for journalist employability

Edinburgh Napier University has emerged as the third best university in the UK for securing jobs for graduate journalists – with a success rate of 70 per cent. It is the only Scottish university in the top More...

By admin On Saturday, January 22nd, 2011
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Edinburgh bloggers – Hannah Ewan

Hannah Ewan lives in Edinburgh and blogs at http://blogs.spokenword.ac.uk/hannahewan/ On her blog she describes herself thus :-“My name is Hannah Ewan. I am 24, and a Multimedia Journalism student at Glasgow More...

By admin On Thursday, December 2nd, 2010

Snow at Edinburgh University….Jon Snow!

The Channel 4 news presenter, Jon Snow, was in Edinburgh a couple of weeks ago talking about media and social media. The talk is now available on YouTube in case you missed it.  More...

By admin On Thursday, November 4th, 2010

The Political Innovation Project comes to Edinburgh

Scottish bloggers, political activists and ‘hacktivists’ have been invited to a free-to-attend conference on social media and politics at Edinburgh University’s ‘School of Informatics’ on Saturday 13th More...