Help improve diversity in media and Donate to the Power of One Now!

Help improve diversity in media and Donate to the Power of One Now!

By Paul Cheung

We want to send a special ‘thank you’ to all those who supported AAJA through Power of One donation in 2014. Your tax-deductible donation went far in helping to inspire young people to fulfill their dreams of becoming journalists through our student and professional development programs: JCamp, VOICES and ELP. It also supported our MediaWatch program, which ensures fair and accurate news coverage


Meet the #AAJA17 Programming Committee

Meet the #AAJA17 Programming Committee

The Convention Programming Committee has been hard at work creating programming for #AAJA17 in Philadelphia, July 26-29. We’re incredibly excited about the programs and sessions we are bringing to Philadelphia this year. AAJA’s programming focuses on


AAJA Governing Board Responds to Trump’s Executive Order on Immigration

AAJA Governing Board Responds to Trump’s Executive Order on Immigration

Our organization was founded on a shared vision and a unique understanding of what defined the immigrant or AAPI experience. AAJA has a commitment to accurately cover the implications of President Trump’s executive order


Learn More About AAJA’s Chapters

Learn More About AAJA’s Chapters

The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) has 20 chapters. Contact a chapter or chapter president near you, or join AAJA as an at-large member to help advance our mission of diversity in news and newsrooms. Arizona President Nicole Vas Designer,


2017 President’s Message

2017 President’s Message

Dear AAJA family, AAJA has celebrated many successes in the past four years. As Paul Cheung described in his presidential farewell message, we hosted our first Asian American Presidential Town Hall, secured $400,000 to fund


Reflecting on successes, challenges — and the bright future ahead for AAJA

Reflecting on successes, challenges — and the bright future ahead for AAJA

Dear fellow members of AAJA: We’ve celebrated many successes over my four years of leading AAJA: Partnering with more than 30 community groups to host the first Asian American Presidential Town Hall, which featured principals and


#ThankYouWednesday: Thanks for Joining Us On #GivingNEWSday!

#ThankYouWednesday: Thanks for Joining Us On #GivingNEWSday!

Thank you for your donation! On behalf of the AAJA community, thank you for joining us on #GivingNEWSday! Your tax-deductible donations help to inspire young people to fulfill their dreams of becoming journalists through our


Join Us for #GivingNEWSday on Tuesday, November 29

Join Us for #GivingNEWSday on Tuesday, November 29

DONATE TO AAJA TODAY! During the month of November, we’ve shared stories on our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram from members of the AAJA community telling us what AAJA means to them. Now’s your chance to


A Message from AAJA’s President & President-Elect

A Message from AAJA’s President & President-Elect

Dear AAJA: In the wake of the election, many of our social media feeds are filled with stories of intimidation against minorities across the country. Students at a Michigan middle school started chanting in the cafeteria:


Meet The Candidates for VP of Journalism Programs During Their Google Hangout

Meet The Candidates for VP of Journalism Programs During Their Google Hangout

Meet the five candidates running for Vice President of Journalism Programs during a live Google Hangout! When: Monday, October 3 at 9:00 pm ET / 6:00 pm PT Hannah Bae, Frank Bi, Emily Chow, Ernabel Demillo and