Congratulations to Luisa Porritt, who was today elected as the candidate for Mayor of London of a major party in Britain. She run in the mayoral election due in May 2021. She was previously an intern in 2012 at The Economist’s London office, funded by the Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation.
In spite of the COVID-19 pandemic, another cohort has just begun the academic year on the MA in financial journalism at City, University of London. The Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation financially supports a professorship, several scholarships and a summer school that takes place annually in New York and Shanghai in aid of the course.… Read More Luke Harrison on the start of another academic year at City, University of London
Sophia Caldera recently joined The Economist’s New York bureau as an intern supported by the Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation. She writes: “It is a privilege to be writing for The Economist, and I am grateful to the Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation for making this experience possible. After graduating from Harvard University with a… Read More Sophia Caldera joins The Economist as a Marjorie Deane intern
Calling all former and current students and interns of programmes supported by the Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation. The Economist has just advertised an interesting career opportunity in the form of an internship on its Digital team. More details of the vacancy can be found by clicking here. We are looking for talented, enterprising and… Read More Vacancy: Digital Internship at The Economist
Before starting the masters’ course in Business and Economics Reporting at New York University, Daniela Sirtori-Cortina graduated magna cum laude from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 2016 with a B.A. in Journalism and Political Science. She worked as a reporter and assistant city editor at the Columbia Missourian, a newspaper at MU managed by professional… Read More Introducing this year’s Marjorie Deane fellows at New York University: Daniela Sirtori-Cortina
Before starting a masters degree in Business & Economic Reporting at New York University Natasha Solo-Lyons graduated Cum Laude with a B.S. in Marketing and Management and a minor in Creative Writing from Marymount Manhattan College in May 2019. She is the recipient of a gold key designation for achieving the highest GPA in her… Read More Introducing this year’s Marjorie Deane fellows at New York University: Natasha Solo-Lyons
Before starting a Masters degree in Business & Economic Reporting at New York University Marta Orosz completed a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism and English Language and Literature at Eötvös Loránt University Budapest, Hungary, in 2010. She relocated to Berlin, where she worked as a Germany correspondent for the Hungarian public service radio. In 2015, she… Read More Introducing this year’s Marjorie Deane fellows at New York University: Marta Orosz
New York University’s Masters course in Business and Economics Reporting, which is currently financially supported by the Marjorie Deane Financial Journalism Foundation, is proud to announce that its alumni have recently published two books and have won several awards. Books by Alumni * Lingling Wei (Class of 2001), published Superpower Showdown: How the Battle Between… Read More Alumni of NYU’s Masters in Business and Economics Reporting win a plethora of awards
Ahmed Mohamed graduated from Duke University in 2019 with a B.A. in Public Policy and a certificate in Philosophy, Politics, & Economics (PPE). As an undergraduate, he worked for the university’s Office of Licensing and Ventures as a communications intern, writing digital stories on entrepreneurship for Duke Today. During his senior year, Ahmed interned for… Read More Introducing this year’s Marjorie Deane fellows at New York University: Ahmed Mohamed
Congratulations to Alice Fulwood, a former Marjorie Deane intern who now works for The Economist as its American finance correspondent, who has been named Young Journalist of the Year at the Wincott Awards, an annual set of prizes for British journalists. More detail about the prize can be found here.