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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.

This list below has a variety of graduates, like Pat Buchanan and Mitch Albom, in it.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism?” and “Which celebrities are Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism alumni?”

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Pat Buchanan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Commentator, Speechwriter, Politician Patrick Joseph "Pat" Buchanan is an American conservative political commentator, author, syndicated columnist, politician, and broadcaster. Buchanan was a senior advisor to U.S. ...more

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Donna Hanover is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist, Newsreader, Television producer Donna Hanover is an American journalist, radio and television personality, television producer, and actress, who appears on WOR radio in New York City and the Food Network. From 1994 through ...more

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Mitch Albom is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist, Musician, Novelist Mitchell David "Mitch" Albom is an American best-selling author, journalist, screenwriter, dramatist, radio and television broadcaster, and musician. His books have sold over 35 ...more

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Walt Mossberg is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist, Writer Walter S. Mossberg is an American journalist who was, until January 2014, the principal technology columnist for The Wall Street Journal. Dow Jones announced on September 19, 2013, that Mossberg ...more

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Lauren Terrazzano is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist Lauren Elizabeth Terrazzano was an American journalist best known for her "Life, With Cancer" Newsday column and other writings about her illness with cancer.

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Molly Ivins is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist, Writer Mary Tyler "Molly" Ivins was an American newspaper columnist, author, political commentator, and humorist. Born in California and raised in Texas, Ivins attended Smith College and the ...more

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Elie Abel is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist, Writer Elie Abel was a Canadian-American journalist, author and academic. He lived in Palo Alto, California, United States.

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Madeleine M. Kunin is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Politician, Diplomat, Writer Madeleine May Kunin is an American diplomat and politician. She was the 77th Governor of Vermont from 1985 until 1991, as a member of the Democratic Party. She also served as United States ...more

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Dick Schaap is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist, Newsreader, TV Journalist Richard Jay Schaap was an American sportswriter, broadcaster, and author.

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John Horgan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist, Author, Science writer John Horgan is an American science journalist best known for his 1996 book The End of Science. He has written for many publications, including National Geographic, Scientific American, The New ...more

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Irene Taylor Brodsky is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Film Producer, Screenwriter, Cinematographer Irene Taylor Brodsky is an American documentary film maker. In her several projects, hers was the job of director, producer, writer, cinematographer and editor.

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Frederick Kempe is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist, Author Frederick Kempe is president and chief executive officer of the Atlantic Council, a foreign policy think tank and public policy group based in Washington, D.C. He is an award-winning journalist, ...more

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Robert Siegel is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist, Newsreader Robert Siegel is an American radio journalist best known as host of the National Public Radio evening news broadcast All Things Considered.

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Jovita Moore is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist, Newsreader Jovita Moore is an American news presenter and reporter. She presents the daily newscast of WSB-TV in Atlanta, Georgia, from 5:00 p.m. to 6 p.m. and 11:00 p.m to 11:30 p.m.. She also makes news ...more

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Jan Wong is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist, Professor, Author Jan Wong is a Canadian journalist. Wong worked for The Globe and Mail, serving as Beijing correspondent from 1988 to 1994, when she returned to write from Canada. She is the daughter of Montreal ...more

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Carolyn Gusoff is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist, Newsreader, TV Journalist Carolyn Sue Gusoff is an American television news reporter and author. Gusoff is working as a Long Island reporter at WCBS-TV in New York City. Prior to that, she spent three years as a reporter ...more

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Sara Davidson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist, Television producer, Novelist Sara Davidson is a journalist, novelist, and screenwriter. She is the author of the best-selling Loose Change.

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Irving R. Levine is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist Irving Raskin Levine was an American journalist and longtime correspondent for NBC News. During his 45-year career, Levine reported from more than two dozen countries. He was the first American ...more

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Barkha Dutt is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Editor, Journalist, Writer Barkha Dutt is an Indian television journalist and columnist. She works as a consulting editor with NDTV. Dutt gained prominence for her reportage of the Kargil War. Dutt has won many national ...more

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Ron Suskind is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist, Author Ronald Steven "Ron" Suskind is a Pulitzer Prize winning American journalist and best-selling author. He was the senior national affairs writer for The Wall Street Journal from 1993 to ...more

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David Brown is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Editor, Journalist, Theatrical producer David Brown was an American film and theatre producer; he was also a writer.

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Tony Horwitz is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist, Author, Writer Tony Horwitz is an American journalist and writer. His works include Blue Latitudes or Into the Blue, Confederates In The Attic, A Voyage Long and Strange: Rediscovering the New World, and his ...more

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Will Weng is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist, crossword puzzle maker Will Weng was an American journalist and crossword puzzle constructor who served as crossword puzzle editor for New York Times from 1969-1977. Born in Terre Haute, Indiana, he attended Indiana ...more

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Steve Kroft is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist Steve Kroft is an American journalist and a longtime correspondent for 60 Minutes. His investigative reporting has garnered him much acclaim, including three Peabody Awards and nine Emmy awards, ...more

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Bill Lichtenstein is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Film Producer, Film Director Bill Lichtenstein is an American print and broadcast journalist and documentary producer, president of the media production company, Lichtenstein Creative Media, Incorporated. Lichtenstein began ...more

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Suzanne Malveaux is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist Suzanne M. Malveaux, is an American television news journalist. She previously co-anchored CNN's international news program Around The World and various editions of CNN Newsroom. Malveaux also ...more

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Marysol Castro is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Marysol Castro is an American broadcast journalist who was most recently employed as a news anchor at WPIX in New York. She also was a weather forecaster for The Early Show on CBS in 2011 and a ...more

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Aaron Chimbel is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist Aaron Chimbel is an American broadcast journalist. Currently, he teaches journalism at Texas Christian University. He was the MoJo or Mobile Journalist for the website of WFAA-TV in Dallas, TX, ...more

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Peter Frishauf is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Peter Frishauf Journalist Peter Frishauf, born in 1949, is best known as the founder of Medscape, and SCP Communications, Inc. Frishauf is listed in Richard Saul Wurman’s March, 2002 book, Who’s Really Who as one of the ...more

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Eric Marcus is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Television producer, Film Producer, Author Eric Marcus is an American non-fiction writer. His works are primarily of LGBT interest, including Breaking the Surface, the autobiography of gay Olympic diving champion Greg Louganis, which ...more

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Nina Berman is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Nina Berman Photographer Nina Berman is an American documentary photographer. She has published two monographs, exhibited her prints in museums worldwide, received numerous grants and awards, and is a member of the NOOR ...more

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Joshua Kors is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Joshua Kors Joshua Kors is an investigative reporter for The Nation. He covers military and veterans' issues.

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Judith Crist is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Film critic, Journalist Judith Crist was an American film critic and academic. She appeared regularly on the Today show from 1964 to 1973 and was among the first full-time female critics for a major American newspaper, ...more

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Helen Epstein is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Helen Epstein Helen Epstein is an American writer of memoir, journalism and biography who lives in Massachusetts, United States.

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Patricia McCormick is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Patricia McCormick Journalist, Novelist, Author Patricia McCormick is an American journalist and writer of realistic fiction for young adults. She has twice been a finalist for the National Book Award.

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Sally Bedell Smith is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Sally Bedell Smith Journalist, Author Sally Bedell Smith is an American historian and best selling author specializing in biographies of American political, cultural, and business leaders as well as members of the British Royal ...more

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Alanna Nash is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist, Author Alanna Nash is an American journalist and biographer. Nash holds a master's degree from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and is the author of several acclaimed books. A ...more

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Jane Leavy is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Jane Leavy Novelist, Author Jane Leavy is an award-winning American former sportswriter and feature writer for the Washington Post. She is the author of the critically acclaimed 1990 comic novel Squeeze Play, which was ...more

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Aaron Naparstek is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist Aaron Naparstek is the founding editor and creator of Streetsblog, a web site providing daily coverage of transportation, land use and environmental issues in New York City. Since its founding ...more

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John Patrick Foley is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
John Patrick Foley John Patrick Foley was an American Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. From 2007 until 2011, he was Grand Master of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem, an order of ...more

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Jonathan Dube is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Jonathan Dube Journalist Jonathan Dube is a digital media executive. He currently serves as Senior Vice President and General Manager, AOL News & Information. Dube leads the News content division, which includes the ...more

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Heidi W. Durrow is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Author, Writer Heidi W. Durrow is an American writer, author of best-seller The Girl Who Fell From the Sky, and the winner of the 2008 PEN/Bellwether Prize for Socially-Engaged Fiction.

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Kate Bohner is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Kate Bohner Journalist, Writer Kate Bohner is an American journalist and writer.

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Andrea Elliott is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist Andrea Elliott is a Pulitzer-prize winning writer.

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Ellis Henican is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist, Author, Voice acting Ellis Henican is a columnist at Newsday and AM New York as well as a political analyst on the Fox News Channel. He hosts a nationally syndicated weekend show on Talk Radio Network, is author of ...more

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William D. Cohan is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist, Investment Banker, Writer William David Cohan is an American business writer. He has written books about the Wall Street industry and is a contributor to Vanity Fair, The Financial Times, Bloomberg BusinessWeek, The ...more

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Gabriele Marcotti is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Gabriele Marcotti Sports journalism, Journalist Gabriele Marcotti is an England-based Italian sports journalist, sports author, and radio-television presenter. Born in Italy and now based in London, he was raised in Chicago, Poland, Germany, ...more

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Geralyn Lucas is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist, Television producer, Writer Geralyn Lucas is a journalist, a television producer and a writer

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Peter Lance is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
Journalist, Author, Writer Peter Lance is an American journalist and author. He is a five-time winner of the News & Documentary Emmy Award, the recipient of a Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award, and other accolades ...more

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R. Wasson is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Columbia University Graduate School Of Journalism Alumni
R. Wasson Robert Gordon Wasson was an American author, ethnomycologist, and a vice president of J.P. Morgan & Co. In the course of independent research, he made contributions to the fields of ...more