Daily Archives: 17 May 2007

Jefferson Fellowships at East-West Center

PRESS RELEASE: The East-West Center is accepting applications for the Fall 2007 Jefferson Fellowships, which provide three weeks of professional dialogue, study and travel for 12-14 print and broadcast journalists from the United States, Asia and the Pacific Islands. The program will take place September 30-October 21. It will begin at the East-West Center in…

Surveys are one of the major causes of stress

In an analysis on the “Level of stress in the workplace,” the Associated Chambers of Commence and Industry of India (Assocham) says the media is the sixth most stressful job. “Electronic and print media have emerged as an attractive destination for mass communication graduates. Employees of various TV channels and leading newspapers such as reporters,…

Arundhati Roy on media and communalism

Booker Prize winning author and activist Arundhati Roy is to take part in a national seminar on “Media and Communalism” to be held in Mangalore on Saturday, May 19. The seminar will bring up the rear on a two-day workshop on the same subject aimed at focusing “the need for the media to promote communal…