On Monday evening, November 21, Dr. Cole will inaugurate the school’s “Media Vision” series, with a discussion on “Surveying the Digital Future: What Everyone Needs to Know about the Internet.” The event is free …Read full article » Qatar: Thursday, November 17 - 2011 @ 11:39
During the journalism portion of the program students learned about the theory and ethics of journalism and created a story about a member of the Qatar community. Students chose a subject, interviewed them, and then …Read full article » Qatar: Thursday, July 21 - 2011 @ 11:53
Northwestern University in Qatar has added two seasoned executives to its leadership team to start the New Year.
Kathryn B. Symank and Paul F. Reilly join NU-Q in January 2014 as Chief Operations Officer and …Read full article » : Thursday, January 09 - 2014 @ 06:25
In an effort to understand the onset of massive power shifts in the Middle East, scholars from Northwestern University in Qatar and Northwestern University’s Middle East and North African Studies program in Evanston, Illinois, …Read full article » : Wednesday, March 26 - 2014 @ 16:00
Fourteen NU-Q students, seven of whom are Qatari nationals, have been selected for professional residencies at organizations that include The Financial Times in New York City, The Huffington Post, also in New York City, and …Read full article » Qatar: Sunday, February 19 - 2012 @ 16:37
The three Northwestern University professorships – in the areas of journalism, communication, and Middle East studies – reflect the vision of Qatar Foundation to partner with institutions of academic excellence, such as Northwestern University, to …Read full article » Qatar: Wednesday, January 06 - 2010 @ 09:58
“We know that when internet penetration reaches 30%, printed newspaper sales decline. People start going to the internet to get their news,” Dr. Jeffrey Cole, director of the Center for the Digital Future and …Read full article » Qatar: Wednesday, November 23 - 2011 @ 10:20
“This is the first time that Qatar’s media professionals have come together to formally discuss our industry. The active participation here today demonstrates not only that there is an interest in greater industry-wide engagement, but …Read full article » Qatar: Tuesday, November 13 - 2012 @ 09:59
With a fortnight of samplers from the media and academic worlds, the highschool students got a taste of what it would be like to work as aproducer, entrepreneur, journalist, editor, and filmmaker. Dr. Everette Dennis, …Read full article » Qatar: Saturday, July 14 - 2012 @ 14:57
An increasing number of ambitious, young Qatari women are overcoming conventional attitudes and honing their creative skills, in order to pursue a career in the media industry.
Although cultural sensitivities related to women’s role in the …Read full article » : Wednesday, May 07 - 2014 @ 11:57