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 Your New Officers for 2017-2018

Meet Your New Officers for 2017-2018

AAJA NATIONAL OFFICERS AAJA PRESIDENT-ELECT: YVONNE LEOW Yvonne Leow is an Editorial Project Manager at Sequoia Capital. Most recently, she was the senior Snapchat editor at Vox.com, and a John S. Knight Fellow at Stanford University.


AAJA Announces Emcees for the 2016 National Convention

AAJA Announces Emcees for the 2016 National Convention

AAJA is proud to announce the emcees of our 2016 AAJA National Convention at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Michael Kim, lead host for 120 Sports, and Michelle Yu, sports anchor and reporter for SNY,


Half-Day Workshops at #AAJA16

Half-Day Workshops at #AAJA16

AAJA is pleased to announce the half-day immersive workshops set to take place on August 10, 2016 as part of the first day of the 2016 AAJA National Convention at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Pre-registration or


AAJA Member News: April 2016 Roundup

AAJA Member News: April 2016 Roundup

Karen K. Ho (AAJA-New York) is a freelance writer and business journalist currently based in Toronto. She has recently been nominated for two of Canada’s National Magazine Awards— Best New Writer and a Written Award


Journalism Groups Urge Newsrooms to Close Race and Gender Salary Gaps

Journalism Groups Urge Newsrooms to Close Race and Gender Salary Gaps

As representatives of more than 7,000 journalists of color across America, we are pleased that The Wall Street Journal and its parent company Dow Jones have pledged to close the race and gender salary


AAJA Member News: March 2016 Roundup

AAJA Member News: March 2016 Roundup

Toan Lam (AAJA-San Francisco Bay Area) was recently featured in an article in Forbes for his work with his non-profit Go Inspire Go, a multimedia platform that features original stories about everyday heroes aiming to


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!

We want to send a special ‘thank you’ to all those who supported AAJA through Power of One donations in 2015. Your tax-deductible donation went far in helping to inspire young people to fulfill their dreams


AAJA Appoints Mi-Ai Parrish as Board Representative to UNITY

AAJA Appoints Mi-Ai Parrish as Board Representative to UNITY

AAJA’s governing board voted to approve Mi-Ai Parrish as board representative to UNITY, replacing Tomoko Hosaka. Mi-Ai Parrish joined Republic Media as president and publisher of The Arizona Republic and azcentral.com in October 2015. She came to


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 AMY B


AAJA Appoints Mei-Ling Hopgood as Representative to ACEJMC Council

AAJA Appoints Mei-Ling Hopgood as Representative to ACEJMC Council

AAJA’s governing board voted to approve Mei-Ling Hopgood as AAJA’s representative to ACEJMC council, replacing Joie Chen. I want to thank Joie for her leadership and service to ACEJMC and AAJA for the past


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