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News in brief, spring 2019

New staff appointed, a win for our African radio project, updates from the Centre for Freedom of the Media, and more...

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Join our research team

Applications are open for an exciting, fully funded PhD project on radio and post-conflict reconstruction in Sierra Leone.

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Dan Walker postgraduate scholarships now available

If you're applying for our Broadcast Journalism MA, you could get £10,000 in funding and personal mentoring from Dan himself!

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Study with us

Our courses are legendary. Editors know a Sheffield graduate can make a world-class journalist.

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Students in the newsroom

Communication, Media and Journalism research

We're exploring media freedom and censorship, journalism history and ethics, political communication, and much more.

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#freeAJstaff protest supporting imprisoned Egyptian journalists

Working with our community

We've linked up with local primary schools to give young children a taste of university life and journalism studies.

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Primary school children radio interview