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Deadline extended for the 2014 VOICES Program!

Deadline extended for the 2014 VOICES Program!

AAJA National April 24, 2014 Comments Off

AAJA has extended the deadline for applications to Monday, May 5. The 2014 VOICES program will take place August 11 – 16 during the week of the 2014 National Convention in Washington, D.C. Click here for

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Dinah Eng Leadership Fellows Announced for 2014

Dinah Eng Leadership Fellows Announced for 2014

AAJA National April 21, 2014 Comments Off

The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) is pleased to announce Marilyn Ajavananda (AAJA-New York), Hannah Bae (AAJA-New York), Sachi Fujimori (AAJA-New York), Yuriko Nagano (AAJA-Asia), Archith Seshadri (AAJA-Atlanta) and Jocelyn “Joz” Wang (AAJA-Los Angeles)

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AAJA-AARP Social Media Fellow Announced for 2014

AAJA-AARP Social Media Fellow Announced for 2014

Angel Chang April 21, 2014 Comments Off

AAJA is pleased to announce Gil Asakawa as the new Asian American Journalists Association-AARP Social Media Fellow in a continued partnership between the two organizations. “On behalf of AARP, I would like to thank

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Diversity in Lincoln, Neb., through the lens of high school proms and teens

Diversity in Lincoln, Neb., through the lens of high school proms and teens

Bobby Calvan April 19, 2014 Comments Off

By Bobby Caina Calvan | Heartland Project LINCOLN, Neb. – The assignment was straightforward: Produce a story about the growing diversity in the Cornhusker State’s capital city. Certainly, we could have gone straight to the U.S.

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AAJA Selects Student Leaders for JCamp Class of 2014

AAJA Selects Student Leaders for JCamp Class of 2014

Angel Chang April 16, 2014 Comments Off

Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) selected 42 diverse high school students out of a record pool of 320 submissions from across the nation to participate in its 14th annual JCamp this summer. Emerson College will

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Donate to the Power of One Now!

Donate to the Power of One Now!

Paul Cheung April 14, 2014 Comments Off

As we welcome in the new year, we want to send a special ‘thank you’ to all those who supported AAJA through Power of One donations in 2013. Your tax-deductible donation went far in helping

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Register for Convention 2014 Today!

Register for Convention 2014 Today!

AAJA National April 14, 2014 Comments Off

The 24th Annual AAJA National Convention is open for registration.  Join more than 850 journalists, news executives, media researchers and community leaders at the 24th Annual AAJA National Convention at the Renaissance Washington, D.C. Downtown

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AAJA 2014 Spring Report

AAJA 2014 Spring Report

Paul Cheung April 14, 2014 Comments Off

All If 2013 was about igniting change, 2014 will be about the implementation of changes. We experimented with new ideas and programs at our 2013 convention and will continue to make more additions. We re-examined

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Ymani Wince: JCamp Built Her Journalism Foundation

Ymani Wince: JCamp Built Her Journalism Foundation

Paul Cheung April 10, 2014 Comments Off

Writing has always been my passion. Even when I didn’t know that I wanted to become a journalist, I had the habits of one. I asked tons of questions to everyone that I met growing

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Journalism Job Fair in Washington D.C.

Journalism Job Fair in Washington D.C.

Paul Cheung April 10, 2014 Comments Off

Looking to build your career in journalism or network with some of the top employers in Washington? Come to the this Saturday, April 12 hosted by the Asian American Journalists Association,  National Association of Hispanic Journalists, the

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