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Joint statement from AAJA, NAHJ, NAJA and NLGJA Presidents on UNITY Leadership Change

Joint statement from AAJA, NAHJ, NAJA and NLGJA Presidents on UNITY Leadership Change

Paul Cheung April 30, 2013 Comments Off

Members We learned last night that Tom Arviso Jr. has resigned as UNITY president due to personal reasons. We want to thank Tom for his service. The four alliance presidents are engaged with acting president Doris

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New York Chapter Recommends Top New York City Destinations

New York Chapter Recommends Top New York City Destinations

AAJA National April 24, 2013 Comments Off

  While you’re at the convention in New York City, be sure to explore Manhattan. The AAJA New York chapter has the following recommendations for dining, attractions and shopping destinations. Dining Chinatown: You can’t go wrong with

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AAJA applauds revamped AP style in describing some immigrants

AAJA applauds revamped AP style in describing some immigrants

Bobby Calvan April 23, 2013 Comments Off

NOTE: A response from the New York Times is appended below. The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) has long stood for fairness and respect when it comes to covering our communities, and AAJA stands with

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2013 AAJA Broadcast News Internship Grants

2013 AAJA Broadcast News Internship Grants

AAJA National April 19, 2013 Comments Off

Apply to the 2013 Broadcast News Internship Grants for a chance to be awarded up to $1,000 towards a summer internship.  These two AAJA Broadcast News Grants support Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders pursuing

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AAJA Urges Vigilance in Reporting on Boston Bombing Suspects

AAJA Urges Vigilance in Reporting on Boston Bombing Suspects

Paul Cheung April 19, 2013 Comments Off

The events this week in Boston have been tragic, and the Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) joins in mourning the dead and in wishing a speedy recovery to those injured. Like all Americans, we

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Top-notch Students Selected for JCamp 2013

Top-notch Students Selected for JCamp 2013

AAJA National April 17, 2013 Comments Off

AAJA is proud to announce the 42 outstanding high school students who will be attending the 2013 JCamp at The George Washington University in Washington, D.C. The six-day program will be held June 21

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AAJA Member News: April 2013 Roundup

AAJA Member News: April 2013 Roundup

AAJA National April 11, 2013 Comments Off

Spencer Hsu (AAJA-Washington, D.C.) was named a finalist for the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for Public Service.  As an investigative reporter for The Washington Post, he explored flawed forensic evidence in a series of criminal cases prosecuted

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AAJA expands voting rights to student members

AAJA expands voting rights to student members

Paul Cheung April 3, 2013 Comments Off

The Asian American Journalists Association will allow student members to vote in local and national board elections starting this year. Recognizing the growing importance of its student members, AAJA’s governing board voted unanimously to expand

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Official Sponsors: AAJA’s 2013 National Convention

AAJA National April 1, 2013 Comments Off

                         Presenting Media Sponsor                 Presenting Non-Media Sponsor Opening Reception Sponsor Platinum Level Sponsor Sponsors and Supporters SIMON LI   Partnerships AARP • UPS

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