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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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Future Journalists Receive Valuable Training through VOICES Program

Future Journalists Receive Valuable Training through VOICES Program

AAJA National October 25, 2013 Comments Off

VOICES is a rare opportunity for college students to develop multimedia and reporting skills in the company of industry professionals from all over the world. Just as newsrooms across the country are adjusting to

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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. HOW TO APPLY Fill out the 2014 online application here. Eligibility and Rules: 1.

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Be a Part of the Buzz at #AAJA14

Be a Part of the Buzz at #AAJA14

AAJA National October 24, 2013 Comments Off

Want to keep up with news and happenings at the 24th Annual AAJA National Convention in Washington, D.C., Aug. 13-16? Follow AAJA’s official Twitter handle @aaja and official convention hashtag #AAJA14 for the most current news

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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

CLICK HERE TO APPLY NOW! 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

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