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Research grants for AJE members

The AJE is pleased to offer up to three research grants of at least £1,500 to its members. The grants are designed to assist AJE members develop a research project for publication and applications from those new to HE or early career researchers are particularly welcome. The terms of the grant are that it should […]

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Academics urged to give views on BBC Charter Review

Journalism academics have been invited to sign a letter from MeCCSA expressing concerns about the BBC Charter Review. (image: David Holt / Flickr) Natalie Fenton, Chair of MeCCSA, writes: “This Charter Review signals the most serious challenge to the purposes and funding of the BBC in a generation. Whatever your views on the future funding, […]

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AJE Conference – Ellie Levenson on teaching students to find feature ideas

The AJE June conference was attended by nearly 100 overseas and UK academics. We have video highlights coming very shortly, including the keynote. But, straight off the editing Mac, we have Ellie Levenson of Goldsmith’s College, London presenting  Out of thin air: teaching students to find ideas for features. No journalist will ever be short […]

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Help us update our membership records

Is your university still a member of the AJE? You can check now on the website. The AJE committee has been diligently attempting to contact universities with lapsed membership over the past six months. In many cases we are aware that our records are some years out of date and the members of staff responsible […]

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