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AAJA Portland Chapter calls on KXL to apologize for offensive billboard

AAJA Portland Chapter calls on KXL to apologize for offensive billboard

Bobby Calvan October 30, 2013 Comments Off

Addendum below: Station responds to call for apology To: Scott Mahalick, KXL Program Director and Kelsey McDaniel, Marketing and Promotions Director It took some public outrage for KXL to come to its senses, and we at

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2014 Mary Quon Moy Ing Memorial Scholarship

2014 Mary Quon Moy Ing Memorial Scholarship

AAJA National October 24, 2013 Comments Off

AAJA will award up to $2,000 to a currently enrolled college student or graduating high school senior who is pursuing journalism as a career. Eligibility and Rules: 1. Applicants must be committed to AAJA’s mission. 2. Applicants

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Discussions continue over KTVU Asiana crash coverage; KTVU vows better engagement with Asian American communities

Discussions continue over KTVU Asiana crash coverage; KTVU vows better engagement with Asian American communities

Bobby Calvan October 23, 2013 Comments Off

On September 19, AAJA met with KTVU for the second time as part of a series of discussions about the station’s coverage of last July’s Asiana Airlines crash in San Francisco. During its July 12

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Student Spotlight: JCamp 2013

Student Spotlight: JCamp 2013

AAJA National October 22, 2013 Comments Off

Meet some of the outstanding students who attended JCamp 2013 at George Washington University in Washington, D.C.! JCamp is the Asian American Journalists Association’s national multicultural journalism program for high school students that has been

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AAJA Announces 2014 National Convention Dates & Host Hotel

AAJA Announces 2014 National Convention Dates & Host Hotel

AAJA National October 21, 2013 Comments Off

Join more than 850 journalists, news executives, media researchers and community leaders at the 24th Annual AAJA National Convention at the Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel, August 13-16, 2014. Whether you are a media industry

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Go for Gold!

Go for Gold!

AAJA National October 15, 2013 Comments Off

Fellow AAJA members: On behalf of the AAJA membership committee, I want to ask you to consider upgrading your membership to Gold or Platinum when you renew for 2014. Here’s why: You are supporting the important

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2014 William Woo Print and Online News Internship Grant

AAJA National October 14, 2013 Comments Off

The Print and Online News Internship Grant supports Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs) pursuing journalism careers in print and online news, where AAPIs continue to be underrepresented. We encourage all college students who have

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2014 CIC/Anna Chennault Scholarship

AAJA National October 14, 2013 Comments Off

PURPOSE To encourage students to pursue journalism as a career. To induce competitors to research, learn and give an opinion on a topical news item and to take a stand on this particular issue. ELIGIBILITY Applicants must be

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2014 Stanford Chen Internship Grant

AAJA National October 11, 2013 Comments Off

APPLY TODAY! The Stanford Chen Internship Fund Grant supports college students needing help to bridge some of the costs that might otherwise keep them from taking an internship and expanding their journalism skills in an

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2014 AAJA Broadcast News Internship Grants

AAJA National October 10, 2013 Comments Off

Apply to the 2014 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 (AAPIs)

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