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By AAJA National

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 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


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:


Donate via Facebook to the Power of One Today!

Donate via Facebook to the Power of One Today!

  AAJA has had a great 2016. Your tax-deductible donations helped 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


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 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


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


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