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WIJ Host Biggest And Best Summer Party Ever At Rosewood London

July 16th, 2018|Comments Off on WIJ Host Biggest And Best Summer Party Ever At Rosewood London

On Friday 6th July, Women in Journalism held our annual summer party in the ballroom of the Rosewood London. Credit: Eleanor Mills Not only did [...]

Summer Party At Rosewood London

June 24th, 2018|Comments Off on Summer Party At Rosewood London

  The Women in Journalism Summer Party was  held at the stunning Rosewood Hotel on 6th July. Women in Journalism  summer party sponsors for 2018 were The Knotted [...]

WIJ Hiring For Social Media Intern ’18/19

June 4th, 2018|Comments Off on WIJ Hiring For Social Media Intern ’18/19

  Can you support our superwoman administrator Kate McMillan in updating and improving our website; tweet from our account with nearly 13,000 followers; keep an eye on [...]

Journo Resources To Change The Game With Press Award and Funding from Women In Journalism

May 30th, 2018|Comments Off on Journo Resources To Change The Game With Press Award and Funding from Women In Journalism

At this year’s Press Awards, Jem Collins of Journo Resources was awarded The Georgina Henry Award for Digital Innovation. Here, she talks to our Social Media and [...]

Taking on a Career Challenge: 14 Top Tips from 5 Top Women

May 22nd, 2018|Comments Off on Taking on a Career Challenge: 14 Top Tips from 5 Top Women

By Donna Ferguson Last week Women in Journalism put on our third annual event for women in financial journalism, kindly hosted by the FT. The topic of [...]

Young women and media: the promise of the female network – Kitty Hatchley

April 23rd, 2018|Comments Off on Young women and media: the promise of the female network – Kitty Hatchley

I recently worked on a six-part web series entirely produced by students. It was written by three women, directed by the same three women, produced by a [...]

Women of Colour in Journalism on International Women’s Day

March 13th, 2018|Comments Off on Women of Colour in Journalism on International Women’s Day

by Sonya Thomas More than 50 W​omen of colour in journalism ​met on 8 March (International Women's day) to talk openly and candidly about their experiences​. On ​our​ panel, joining [...]

Georgina Henry Award for Digital Innovation 2018

March 13th, 2018|Comments Off on Georgina Henry Award for Digital Innovation 2018

2018 Award Winners WINNER: Jem Collins at Journo Resources In an industry undergoing radical change the need to recruit journalists from as wide a [...]

Women in financial journalism: Taking on a new career challenge 

March 6th, 2018|Comments Off on Women in financial journalism: Taking on a new career challenge 

Are you a woman working in financial journalism who would like to break into a job on the news or features desk or is wondering how [...]

Duchess of Cornwall attends WIJ Mentoring Programme

March 6th, 2018|Comments Off on Duchess of Cornwall attends WIJ Mentoring Programme

The Duchess of Cornwall Attends Launch of WIJ Mentoring Programme By Grace Holliday The Duchess of Cornwall, Camilla Parker Bowles, joined the latest mentors and mentees on [...]

Summary: Centenary Celebration of Women in Westminster

March 2nd, 2018|Comments Off on Summary: Centenary Celebration of Women in Westminster

By Milly Vincent Thank you to everyone who joined us for the Centenary Celebration of Women in Westminster last night. The event celebrated this momentous year which [...]

Women in Journalism and ABP celebrate A Centenary of Women at Westminster

February 17th, 2018|Comments Off on Women in Journalism and ABP celebrate A Centenary of Women at Westminster

Women in Journalism and ABP celebrate A Centenary of Women at Westminster 17 February 2018 By Grace Holliday 2018 is no ordinary year in the woman [...]

Georgina Henry Award for Digital Innovation 2018 – now open for entries

January 8th, 2018|Comments Off on Georgina Henry Award for Digital Innovation 2018 – now open for entries

Georgina Henry Award for Digital Innovation  2018 – now open for entries 8 January 2018 By Milly Vincent Women in Journalism has announced its 4th annual [...]

The Women in Journalism Christmas Party 2017

December 12th, 2017|Comments Off on The Women in Journalism Christmas Party 2017

The Women in Journalism Christmas Party 2017 12 December 2017 By Grace Holliday London’s News UK hosted the Women in Journalism Christmas Party on Monday 27 [...]

Women in Journalism Mentoring Scheme 2018 Now Open For Applications

November 21st, 2017|Comments Off on Women in Journalism Mentoring Scheme 2018 Now Open For Applications

Women in Journalism Mentoring Scheme 2018 Now Open For Applications By Grace Holliday 21 November 2017 How would you like your media career to be nurtured [...]

Seminar Summary: Harassment in the newsroom: what happens now?

November 21st, 2017|Comments Off on Seminar Summary: Harassment in the newsroom: what happens now?

Seminar Summary: ‘Harassment in the newsroom: what happens now?’ 21 November 2017 By Milly Vincent This seminar was a timely effort to catalyse the end of [...]

Babies, Bosses and Ikea Hotdogs: 6 Things We Learned at Women in Journalism’s ‘Starting A Family’ Seminar

October 24th, 2017|Comments Off on Babies, Bosses and Ikea Hotdogs: 6 Things We Learned at Women in Journalism’s ‘Starting A Family’ Seminar

Babies, Bosses and Ikea Hotdogs: 6 Things We Learned at Women in Journalism’s ‘Starting A Family’ Seminar By Grace Holliday 24th October 2017 Having children alongside [...]

Free Maternity Comeback Workshops

October 12th, 2017|Comments Off on Free Maternity Comeback Workshops

Free Maternity Comeback Workshops By Grace Holliday 12 October 2017 Talent Keepers programme maternity and career comeback workshops will continue in 2017 from our base in [...]

Grenfell Tower: Why aren’t more women covering big news stories? The readers, and the general public, are not getting the full story

September 19th, 2017|Comments Off on Grenfell Tower: Why aren’t more women covering big news stories? The readers, and the general public, are not getting the full story

Grenfell Tower: Why aren’t more women covering big news stories? The readers, and the general public, are not getting the full story By Katie Hind 19 [...]

The Tycoon and the Escort: the business of portraying women in newspapers

September 19th, 2017|Comments Off on The Tycoon and the Escort: the business of portraying women in newspapers

The Tycoon and the Escort: the business of portraying women in newspapers By Grace Holliday 19 September 2017 Report by Eleanor Mills, Katie Hind, Áine Quinn [...]

Media should reflect all society, not just a typically male ruling class

September 18th, 2017|Comments Off on Media should reflect all society, not just a typically male ruling class

Media should reflect all society, not just a typically male ruling class By Jane Martinson 18 September 2017 A hunch five years ago that the front [...]

Gender and the news industry: Why it’s important to focus on mainstream newspapers. Despite the loss of readership, they shape the discourse on contemporary issues

September 18th, 2017|Comments Off on Gender and the news industry: Why it’s important to focus on mainstream newspapers. Despite the loss of readership, they shape the discourse on contemporary issues

Gender and the news industry: Why it’s important to focus on mainstream newspapers. Despite the loss of readership, they shape the discourse on contemporary issues By [...]

Standard masculine viewpoints dominate the agenda and public understanding

September 18th, 2017|Comments Off on Standard masculine viewpoints dominate the agenda and public understanding

Standard masculine viewpoints dominate the agenda and public understanding By Yasmin Alibhai-Brown 18 September 2017 Four years ago, a student from a reputable university asked if [...]

British society sees itself through a predominantly old, white male gaze

September 15th, 2017|Comments Off on British society sees itself through a predominantly old, white male gaze

British society sees itself through a predominantly old, white male gaze By Eleanor Mills 15 September 2017 The lack of diversity in newspapers keeps our society [...]

IMPRESS Are Recruiting Board Members

September 13th, 2017|Comments Off on IMPRESS Are Recruiting Board Members

IMPRESS Are Recruiting Board Members By Aine Quinn 13 September 2017 IMPRESS is dedicated to acting fairly and impartially as a regulator of news publishers across [...]

The Women in Journalism Summer Party: A Quick Round-Up

September 7th, 2017|Comments Off on The Women in Journalism Summer Party: A Quick Round-Up

The Women in Journalism Summer Party: A Quick Round-Up By Aine Quinn 7 September 2017 The Women in Journalism 2017 summer party was held on Monday [...]

Welcome to the team, Grace Holliday

September 5th, 2017|Comments Off on Welcome to the team, Grace Holliday

Welcome to the team, Grace Holliday By Aine Quinn September 5th Grace Holliday has been appointed as Women in Journalism’s new social media intern, as our [...]

Women in Journalism with Inspiring Women at NEWS UK

July 11th, 2017|Comments Off on Women in Journalism with Inspiring Women at NEWS UK

Women in Journalism with Inspiring Women at NEWS UK By Aine Quinn 11 July 2017 Inspiring Women, Women in Journalism and News UK hosted 30 of [...]

Women in Journalism is looking for a social media intern

June 1st, 2017|Comments Off on Women in Journalism is looking for a social media intern

Women in Journalism is looking for a social media intern By Aine Quinn 1 June 2017 Can you support our administrator Kate McMillan in updating and [...]

WIJ Host Women of Colour lunch

May 10th, 2017|Comments Off on WIJ Host Women of Colour lunch

WIJ Host Women of Colour lunch By Anila Baig 10 May 2017 WORKING from home in Bradford I tend to feel isolated and anti-social so it [...]

WIJ Workshop – committee member Louise Court shares her experience

April 3rd, 2017|Comments Off on WIJ Workshop – committee member Louise Court shares her experience

WIJ Workshop – committee member Louise Court shares her experience By Louise Court 3 April 2017 Louise Court joined 13 other WIJ members at an exclusive [...]

Seminar Summary: How to be an intern

March 21st, 2017|Comments Off on Seminar Summary: How to be an intern

Weminar Summary: How to be an intern By Aine Quinn 21 March 2017 Women in journalism joined forces with the Journalist Charity and the Journalism department [...]

Charlie Brinkhurst-Cuff wins 2017 Georgina Henry Award for gal-dem magazine

March 16th, 2017|Comments Off on Charlie Brinkhurst-Cuff wins 2017 Georgina Henry Award for gal-dem magazine

Charlie Brinkhurst-Cuff wins 2017 Georgina Henry Award for gal-dem magazine By Aine Quinn 16 March 2017  Charlie Brinkhurst-Cuff was presented with the Georgina Henry Award at [...]

Successful candidates for WIJ Mentoring programme 2017 announced

March 6th, 2017|Comments Off on Successful candidates for WIJ Mentoring programme 2017 announced

Successful candidates for WIJ Mentoring programme 2017 announced By Aine Quinn 6 March 2017 Here are the successful candidates – and their mentors – for our [...]

To the Women of America – a warning and a rallying cry from Poland

March 3rd, 2017|Comments Off on To the Women of America – a warning and a rallying cry from Poland

To the Women of America – a warning and a rallying cry from Poland By Aine Quinn 3 March 2017 We, the women of Poland, have [...]

An interview with Eleanor Mills, Chair of Wij

January 29th, 2017|Comments Off on An interview with Eleanor Mills, Chair of Wij

An interview with Eleanor Mills, Chair of Wij By Aine Quinn 29 January 2017 Eleanor Mills is Editorial Director at The Sunday Times, and Chair of [...]

Seminar summary: How to become a top financial and business broadcast journalist

January 24th, 2017|Comments Off on Seminar summary: How to become a top financial and business broadcast journalist

Seminar summary: How to become a top financial and business broadcast journalist By Aine Quinn 24 January 2017 What’s it like to be a top female [...]