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Press Freedom in Hong Kong

Press Freedom in Hong Kong

Paul Cheung August 30, 2012 Comments Off

Is self-censorship in the Hong Kong press more common today than seven years ago? If you think so, then you join more than 70% of the city’s local reporters who say the same thing,

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AAJA’s Executive Leadership Program Class of 2012

AAJA’s Executive Leadership Program Class of 2012

AAJA National August 16, 2012 0

  At this year’s Executive Leadership Program Introductory Session, 18 participants learned to identify and sharpen their career dreams and goals, overcome obstacles, perform under pressure, negotiate and establish a personal brand.   The attendees took

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Boston Globe Team Wins 2012 AAJA-Gannett Award for Innovation in Watchdog Journalism

Boston Globe Team Wins 2012 AAJA-Gannett Award for Innovation in Watchdog Journalism

AAJA National August 10, 2012 Comments Off

The Asian American Journalists Association, in partnership with the Gannett Foundation, proudly recognizes groundbreaking work by a journalist or a team that creatively uses digital tools in the role of being a community’s watchdog. 

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Meet the 2012 AAJA National Journalism Award Winners

Meet the 2012 AAJA National Journalism Award Winners

AAJA National August 9, 2012 Comments Off

  Each year, the Asian American Journalists Association recognizes the best journalism in the categories of Online, Photography, Print, Radio and Television.  The 2012 winners were announced at AAJA’s Gala Awards Banquet on Aug. 3

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2012 State of the Association Address by AAJA President Truong

2012 State of the Association Address by AAJA President Truong

AAJA National August 9, 2012 Comments Off

The 2012 AAJA Advisory Board (and a few stand-ins). [Photo by Joe Nguyen] This is the text of an address prepared by AAJA National President Doris Truong for the AAJA General Membership Meeting on Aug.

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Congratulations to the Winners of 2012 AAJA Member Awards

Congratulations to the Winners of 2012 AAJA Member Awards

AAJA National August 9, 2012 Comments Off

Bobby Caina Calvan, left; Julie Tam; and Jam Sardar. [Photo by Doris Truong] During its annual convention, the Asian American Journalists Association salutes outstanding members for excellence in service to the journalism industry and the

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AAJA National Staff

AAJA National Staff

Paul Cheung August 9, 2012 0

AAJA National Office and Staff Contacts AAJA’s National Staff provides support to the organization’s various programs and services.   5 Third Street, Suite 1108, San Francisco, CA 94103 Phone: 415-346-2051, staff extensions and emails listed below AAJA Office Fax: 415-346-6343   KATHY

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AAJA’s Mission and History

AAJA’s Mission and History

Paul Cheung August 8, 2012 0

The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit educational and professional organization with more than 1,600 members across the United States and Asia. Since its founding, AAJA has been at the forefront of

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Did You Miss Out on UNITY12 News?

Did You Miss Out on UNITY12 News?

AAJA National August 8, 2012 Comments Off

Check out the archives of the UNITY News convention project — including UNITY Radio and UNITY TV — or watch the inaugural convention webcast of hosted by AAJA’s Asian American Radio Group.

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AP’s Paul Cheung Elected AAJA 2013-14 National President

AP’s Paul Cheung Elected AAJA 2013-14 National President

AAJA National August 7, 2012 Comments Off

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Aug. 7, 2012 SAN FRANCISCO — The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) elected Paul Cheung as its 2013-14 National President, announced Friday at its annual Gala Awards Banquet, during the UNITY Journalists convention

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