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Nicole Blanchett Nehali

Nicole Blanchett Neheli

Professor, Journalism


Contact Info: Ext. 2417

Nicole Blanchett Neheli is a professor for the Journalism program at Sheridan College. Her current area of research and study is participatory journalism—research that is showcased on her blog, Redefining Journalism. Her Master’s thesis of the same name was published in 2011, nominated for a Governor General’s Gold Medal Award, and won the Diana Beeson Memorial Award for a thesis demonstrating excellence of scholarship. Her research has been presented at conferences in Canada, Denmark, and Italy. She is also a section editor and regular contributor for The Canadian Journalism Project: J-Source, and has acted as a jury member for the Gemini and Atlantic Journalism Awards. Before joining the academic world, she worked at CityTv in Toronto as a news writer and show producer.