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AAJA Members Elect Leow and Lee to National Governing Board

AAJA Members Elect Leow and Lee to National Governing Board

AAJA National August 28, 2013 Comments Off

AAJA members have elected two new officers to the Governing Board: Yvonne Leow as Vice President for Print and Michelle Lee as Secretary. AAJA held the election to seat a Vice President for Print and

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AAJA Announces 2013 Award Winners

AAJA Announces 2013 Award Winners

AAJA National August 27, 2013 Comments Off

The 2013 AAJA Awards were announced on Saturday, August 24 at the Scholarships & Awards Gala during this year’s national convention in New York. Lifetime Achievement Award This award honors an Asian American or Pacific Islander

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How ELP inspired and encouraged Jacqueline Howard

How ELP inspired and encouraged Jacqueline Howard

Paul Cheung August 27, 2013 Comments Off

The 2013 ELP ClassPhoto by Chang W. Lee/The New York Times By Jacqueline Howard, media coordinator at CNN and 2013 ELP participant Kim Bui Barnett (Left), CNN Executive Producer with 2013 ELP graduates Jacqueline Howard (Center)

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AAJA Convention Guides: Frank Shyong, LA Times

AAJA Convention Guides: Frank Shyong, LA Times

Emma Carew August 19, 2013 Comments Off

Not sure how to start planning for this year’s convention? Get advice from AAJA-ers in the know: Frank Shyong, early-career print reporter. My generation of print journalists faces an endlessly evolving industry. But for us

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Media Access Workshop: Get Your Story Heard!

Media Access Workshop: Get Your Story Heard!

Paul Cheung August 15, 2013 Comments Off

Presented by the Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA), this free hands-on workshop will teach you how to get your news in the news. Learn from the pros on how you can enhance communication with

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Kollab NY to Perform at Convention Opening Reception, Sponsored by NY1

Kollab NY to Perform at Convention Opening Reception, Sponsored by NY1

Audrey Cheng August 13, 2013 Comments Off

AAJA is pleased to announce that NY1 is the presenting sponsors for the AAJA National Convention Opening Reception, to be held on Wednesday, August 21, 2013, at the New York Hilton Midtown. The Opening Reception

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AAJA Convention Guide: Eldes Tran, South China Morning Post

AAJA Convention Guide: Eldes Tran, South China Morning Post

Paul Cheung August 12, 2013 Comments Off

The pre-conference all-day workshops are the best bang for the buck. I’ve enrolled in IRE’s Watchdog Workshop on August 21 and look forward to learning new tools to navigate internet resources and what legal

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AAJA Convention Guide: Bobby Caina Calvan, MediaWatch chair

AAJA Convention Guide: Bobby Caina Calvan, MediaWatch chair

Emma Carew August 9, 2013 Comments Off

AAJA has asked some of this year’s speakers to give a sneak peek into their sessions. Let Bobby Caina Calvan tell you what to expect during his “The Year in MediaWatch” session, Friday at

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Looking for inspiration? Don’t miss AAJA’s Idea Capsules

Looking for inspiration? Don’t miss AAJA’s Idea Capsules

Paul Cheung August 8, 2013 Comments Off

Looking for a jolt of creativity and innovative thinking? Don’t miss AAJA’s Idea Capsules during the NYC convention – from 4 p.m. to 5:10 p.m. on Thursday and Friday. You’ll get the chance to hear six experts

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Need a Ride to Convention?

Need a Ride to Convention?

AAJA National August 8, 2013 Comments Off

Going to AAJA’s National Convention in New York this year? If you’re coming from out of town, don’t pay for a taxi! Uber and SuperShuttle are offering exclusive discounts for AAJA members at convention.   This

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