Department of Journalism and Mass Media Communications, Deutche Welle Academie, Beijing University of Foreign Studies and the Jean Monnet Chair on European Integration are happy to announce the joint Summer School on “International Journalism and media organizations in a turbulent age: European and Asian Perspectives” which will take place from 16 to 23d of July 2017 in Thessaloniki Greece. The Summer School will focus on the opportunities and challenges for reporting Asia and Europe, in times of an ever-changing digital world. The intensive multi-disciplinary training course aims to provide in-depth knowledge and robust skills based on which the participants would develop an informed understanding of critical issues of International Journalism and to identify issues that are context-dependent and with global features in media organizations both in Europe and Asia. Participants in this course will emerge with a better understanding of the latest academic research, policy, market and professional trends in the area. The program is structured around keynote presentations by distinguished experts in each area and interactive small group and roundtable discussions. Students will attend a series of workshops, and will plan, undertake and report on collaborative mini-projects using a range of digital technologies and mobile media.The course will be run with a mix-method teaching style and includes lectures, discussion, small group work, policy lab and other collaborative learning activities to ensure the active participation of students in the learning process. Sessions will be led by experts from across fields, including research, policy making, and mass media industry. See http://joursummerschool.org
JOINT SEMINAR OF THE JEAN MONNET CHAIR, THE GREEK DELEGATIONS OF THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION AND THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT, AND THE JOURNALISTS’ UNION OF MACEDONIA AND THRACE, 19 MAY 2017. See SEMINAR 19 MAY
May 4-5, 2017, 1st Workshop of the Chair on the Concepts and Aspects of European Journalism. Reporting Europe, Fake, News, Social Media
On Tuesday 28/03/2017, Roger Woo, Senior Journalist of the Finance Channel, www.huanqiu.com – China, will give a lecture at the School of Journalism and Mass Communications, at 17.00 in Room 2b on the topic China and Europe, How Europe is being reported and seen from the Chinese media
KOSTAS KOTANTZIS: post graduate student of European Journalism published two articles on the European Union, one on the Presidential elections of the European Parliament and one on the relations between the EU and Georgia, Newspaper MACEDONIA, 15 January 2017, 16 December 2016 . See http://makthes.gr/πιο-κοντά-στην-ευρωπαϊκή-ένωση-οι-πολί/, http://makthes.gr/εκλογές-για-την-επιλογή-του-επόμενου-π/
Educational Visit to the European Parliament:
The MA program in co-operation with the Jean Monet Chair in European Integration Journalism of our School, organises an educational visit to the European Parliament in Brussels. The visit is fully funded by the Greek Representation at Brussels, and it will include a series of meetings and discussions with EU communication officers as well as journalists covering EU issues. It is scheduled to take place from 28 to 30 of November 2016, and two instructors of the MA program are going to accompany the students.All students who are interested to take part in this highly informative and stimulating visit to European Parliament are kindly requested to declare their intention to do so by sending an e-mail to Mrs. Maria Troullou till midnight Monday 31 of October. If you are a non-EU citizen, please make sure that your visa covers your trip to Brussels!