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Royals talk empowerment, gender and climate advocacy with USP students

Published By   /  October 26, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Climate, Culture, Development, Duke of Sussex, Education, Environment, Featured, Fiji, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Prince Harry, Reports, Royal tour, Royal visit, University of the South Pacific, USP, Youth  /  Comments Off on Royals talk empowerment, gender and climate advocacy with USP students

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex outside the University of the South Pacific’s Japan-Pacific ICT Centre on Laucala campus in Suva. Image: Wansolwara By Mereoni Mili in Suva Meeting the Duke and Duchess of Sussex in person was a humbling experience this week for specially selected students from the University of the South Pacific, including […]

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A future in journalism in the age of ‘media phobia’ – USP media awards

Published By   /  October 25, 2018  /  Analysis, Arts, David Robie, Editor's Picks, Extrajudicial killings, jamal khashoggi, Journalism awards, Lead, Media, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Reporters Sans Frontieres, RSF, Student Press, Students, University of the South Pacific, USP  /  Comments Off on A future in journalism in the age of ‘media phobia’ – USP media awards

Report by Dr David Robie – Café Pacific. – Fiji Sun managing editor business Maraia Vula (middle) flanked by USP Journalism coordinatorDr Shailendra Singh (left), joint winners Koroi Tadulala and Elizabeth Osifeloand Professor David Robie (right). Image: Harry Selmen/Wansolwara Keynote address by Pacific Media Centre director Professor David Robie at The University of the South […]

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MASI aims to develop regional journalism with USP boost

Published By   /  October 24, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Featured, journalism, Journalism awards, MASI, Media, Media Association of Solomon Islands, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Reports, Solomon Islands, University of the South Pacific, USP, Wansolwara, Youth  /  Comments Off on MASI aims to develop regional journalism with USP boost

Media Association of Solomon Islands president Charles Kadamana, a University of the South Pacific journalism alumni, with wantok student journalists Rosalie Nongebatu (left) and joint top award winner Elizabeth Osifelo. Image: Harrison Selmen/Wansolwara By Geraldine Panapasa in Suva The Media Association of Solomon Islands (MASI) plans to work closely with the University of the South […]

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‘Be courageous in your quest for truth,’ journalism academic tells graduates

Published By   /  October 24, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Education, Featured, Fiji, Human Rights, Investigative journalism, journalism, Journalism awards, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Reports, University of the South Pacific, USP, Youth  /  Comments Off on ‘Be courageous in your quest for truth,’ journalism academic tells graduates

Professor David Robie presenting the Best Mobile Journalism Documentary prize sponsored by Internews and Earth Journalism Network at the annual University of the South Pacific journalism awards. Pictured is Kirisitiana Uluwai of Fiji in the runner-up team. Image: Harrison Selmen/Wansolwara By Geraldine Panapasa in Suva Pacific journalism academic Professor David Robie believes the media play […]

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Vanuatu student journalist launches first poetry collection and aims higher

Published By   /  October 24, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Climate, Culture, Environment, Featured, Fiji, journalism, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, Multimedia, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, poetry, Press Release, publishing, Reports, University of the South Pacific, USP, Vanuatu, Youth  /  Comments Off on Vanuatu student journalist launches first poetry collection and aims higher

Telstar Jimmy with her poetry book Journey of Truth at USP’s Laucala campus in Suva … now keen to help others publish. Image: Harrison Selmen/Vanuatu Daily Post By Harrison Selmen in Suva, Fiji Vanuatu student journalist Telstar Jimmy launched her first poetry book in Fiji last week and vows bigger plans ahead to to help […]

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Gallery: Pacific student journalists show their stuff on USP awards night

Published By   /  October 22, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Awards, Education, Featured, Fiji, Gallery, journalism, Journalism Education, Media, Media awards, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Reports, Solomon Islands, University of the South Pacific, USP  /  Comments Off on Gallery: Pacific student journalists show their stuff on USP awards night

Pacific Media Watch Newsdesk Student journalists have celebrated the end of the academic year with their 18th annual awards at the University if the South Pacific. They were in jovial spirits as 14 awards and cash prizes to the tune of $6000 were awarded to many of the students in a ceremony on Friday evening. […]

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Solomon Islands students impressive at 18th USP journalism awards

Published By   /  October 22, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Education, Featured, Fiji, Journalism awards, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific media, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Media Watch, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Reports, Student journalists, University of the South Pacific, USP, Youth  /  Comments Off on Solomon Islands students impressive at 18th USP journalism awards

Fiji Sun managing editor business Maraia Vula (middle) flanked by USP Journalism coordinator Dr Shailendra Singh (left), joint winners Koroi Tadulala and Elizabeth Osifelo and Professor David Robie (right). Image: Harrisson Selmen/Wansolwara By Wansolwara Staff Solomon Islands student journalists impressed at the annual University of the South Pacific media awards marking the 50th year of […]

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‘Do your job without fear or favour’, says veteran former Fiji journalist

Published By   /  September 11, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Auckland University of Technology, Education, Elections, Featured, Fiji, Journalism Education, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Press Release, Reports, Research, University of the South Pacific  /  Comments Off on ‘Do your job without fear or favour’, says veteran former Fiji journalist

Veteran journalist – now postgraduate student – Sri Krishnamurthi (left) with USP Journalism staff members from right, Eliki Drugunalevu, Dr Shailendra Singh and Geraldine Panapasa at the the University of the South Pacific’s Laucala Bay campus, Suva. Image: Wansolwara By Chris Ha’arabe of Wansolwara News Fiji-born veteran journalist Sri Krishnamurthi has some simple advice for […]

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Former PCF media intern welcomes Pacific newbies on NZ exchange

Published By   /  June 29, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, AUT, Education, Featured, Fiji, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, National University of Samoa, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Cooperation Foundation, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papua New Guinea, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Reports, Samoa, School of Communication Studies, Solomon Islands, University of the South Pacific, Wansolwara, Youth  /  Comments Off on Former PCF media intern welcomes Pacific newbies on NZ exchange

Adi Anaesini Civavonovono of Fiji (left) and Elizabeth Osifelo of the Solomon Islands (both of the University of the South Pacific) against the green screen in the television studios during their visit to Auckland University of Technology this week. Behind them are the Pacific Cooperation Foundation’s Suzanne Suisuiki (partially hidden) along with AUT students Leilani […]

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Hot off the press – Wansolwara marks USP’s 50th anniversary

Published By   /  May 21, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Education, Fiji, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Reports, Student journalism, Student journalists, Student Press, University of the South Pacific, Wansolwara  /  Comments Off on Hot off the press – Wansolwara marks USP’s 50th anniversary

Wansolwara supervising editor-in-chief Geraldine Panapasa, broadcast teaching assistant Eliki Drugunalevu and USP journalism programme co-ordinator Dr Shailendra Singh browse through the latest edition of Wansolwara alongside students Elizabeth Osifelo and Kritika Rukmani (right). Image: Koroi Tadulala/Wansolwara By Elizabeth Osifelo in Suva The first edition of the University of the South Pacific’s student journalist training newspaper […]

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