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June (43 posts)

  1. Personal or professional on Twitter? It's not actually about you

    Thursday 2 June 2011, 13:36

    Ramaa Sharma Ramaa Sharma is a multimedia journalism and production trainer for the BBC College of Journalism International. Twitter: @ramaamultimedia

    It's not easy for a journalist to come to terms with being social and personable online and an impartial producer or reporter, all at the same time. 

    The private/professional identity conundrum is not a new one and has been knocking around the social media sphere for some time. However, despite this...

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  2. BBC Journalism Fellowships 2011/12

    Thursday 2 June 2011, 13:35

    Jonathan Baker Jonathan Baker is head of the BBC College of Journalism

    We are looking for applications from right across the BBC Journalism divisions for two prestigious fellowships which are supported by the BBC:

    - The University of Michigan Fellowship

    - The Reuters Fellowship at Oxford University.

    These opportunities are open to all senior journalists across BBC Journalism...

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  3. Event: Value of Journalism 2011

    Thursday 2 June 2011, 10:50

    David Hayward David Hayward of Hayward Black Media is a writer, journalist and consultant for local TV. Twitter: @david_hbm

    Friday 10 June 2011, London School of Economics, London

    The past year has seen the role of media in global politics thrust to the top of the agenda.

    Wikileaks has taken on arguably the most powerful government on the planet, while a mix of social media and broadcast news has helped to fan the flames...

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