Welcome to The Center for Border and Global Journalism

The Center for Border & Global Journalism (CBGJ) at the University of Arizona School of Journalism develops initiatives to enable students and professional journalists to meet the challenges – and growing peril – of reporting across frontiers.


Binational security workshop Feb. 24-25, 2017, in Nogales, Son., is free
Register for a binational workshop scheduled Feb. 24-25, 2017, in Nogales, Sonora, that will address issues of security in the physical, digital, and legal realm for journalists covering the border region. The workshop is free to all participants, but space is limited. Please register here http://... read more
Is Russia hacking the U.S. election?
Journalism Professor Bill Schmidt is a panelist at an Oct. 18 roundtable on cyber espionage that will address questions such as whether Russia is hacking the US presidential election. Schmidt, co-director of the UA Center for Border & Global Journalism, spent 32 years with The New York Times ... read more
Iraqi Kurdish journalist Asos Hardi visits School of Journalism, CMES
Wednesday, Oct. 12, 1-2 p.m.Marshall Room 490“The Management of Savagery:” An Attempt to Understand ISIS Thursday, Oct. 13, 11:15-12:15Marshall Reading Room (312)Practicing journalism in one of the world’s most dangerous countriesTalk and Q & A Asos Hardi is an independent journalist and... read more
Free binational security workshop for border journalists
Journalists who work along the U.S.-Mexico border are invited to attend the binational workshop "Security for border journalists." This free event is made possible by partnerships that include The International Center for Journalists, the University of Arizona's School of Journalism and the Center... read more

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Profs Relly, Zanger publish Afghan news media study
Professors Jeannine Relly and Maggy Zanger have published their research about the development of news media... read more
El dron: Border reporting students gather data on the U.S.-Mexico border
From professor Celeste Gonzalez de Bustamante: "Time for another 'Border Moment.'In this episode, students... read more
UA president praises Center for Border & Global Journalism
University of Arizona President Ann Weaver Hart singled out the Center for Border & Global Journalism in... read more
UA professor Rosenblum receives Local Genius award
UA professor Mort Rosenblum, co-director of the Center for Border & Global Journalism, received a Local... read more


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