Three simple ways to help AAJA grow in 2015

Three simple ways to help AAJA grow in 2015

By Paul Cheung

Dear Friends, A quote from Martin Luther King, Jr. comes to mind as I look back at 2014: “Human progress is neither automatic nor inevitable… Every step toward the goal of justice requires sacrifice, suffering, and struggle; the tireless exertions and passionate concern of dedicated individuals.” As we continued our drive to expand media diversity and ensure


AAJA Launches Affinity Group Process

AAJA Launches Affinity Group Process

AAJA – Small Market Broadcast Journalists Group AAJA has launched the affinity group application process under the new structure. Affinity groups are defined as follows: An affinity group is a group of AAJA members organized by


Celebrate #AAJAfamily for AAPI Heritage Month

Celebrate #AAJAfamily for AAPI Heritage Month

From the conventions to local chapter events and JCamp, here are a few of my favorite AAJA moments with my families – Paul Cheung In honor of Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month, AAJA is launching


AAJA appoints Archith Seshadri as representative to RTDNA

AAJA appoints Archith Seshadri as representative to RTDNA

AAJA is pleased to announced that its board has voted to approve Archith Seshadri to be AAJA’s ex-officio representative to RTDNA for 2015. Archith Seshadri will be a news desk editor for CNN International starting May


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 donation in 2014. Your tax-deductible donation went far in helping to inspire young people to fulfill their dreams of


Spring 2015 Membership Update

Spring 2015 Membership Update

AAJA Nation 2015 will be about the implementation of change. We re-examined the value of an AAJA membership and our board structure and we began our roadmap to implement key governance changes. Among the main


AAJA appoints Hailey Lee as representative to UNITY

AAJA appoints Hailey Lee as representative to UNITY

AAJA’s governing board voted to approve Hailey Lee as AAJA’s representative to the UNITY Board, replacing Janet Cho. Hailey hopes to become a voice for the media demands of diverse Millennials and an advocate for younger minority


AAJA extends our condolences

AAJA extends our condolences

Dori Maynard, president of the Robert C. Maynard Institute for Journalism Education, died Tuesday, Feb. 24th. Dori was 56. The Asian American Journalists Association offers our sincere condolences to the family and friends of Dori


AAJA appoints Neal Justin as representative to UNITY

AAJA appoints Neal Justin as representative to UNITY

AAJA’s governing board voted to approve Neal Justin as AAJA’s representative to the UNITY Board, replacing Doris Truong. Neal was one of the original members of the AAJA governing board and was named AAJA member


AAJA 2014 Mid -Year Report

AAJA 2014 Mid -Year Report

A special thanks to our Platinum and Gold level chapter presidents and board members for their additional support of AAJA. Our goal is to end 2014 with 2,000 members. Governance & Finance  2014 Convention Overall attendance was 954.


Donate to the Power of One Now!

Donate to the Power of One Now!

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