Donate to the Power of One Now!

Donate to the Power of One Now!

By Paul Cheung

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 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


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.


AAJA Restructures Executive Office

AAJA Restructures Executive Office

The Asian American Journalists Association’s governing board adopted a governance restructure plan on Sunday, Aug. 17. Approval from national advisory board members and local chapter presidents cleared the way for the Governing Board to move forward


AAJA 2014 Spring Report

AAJA 2014 Spring Report

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


AAJA appoints Tomoko Hosaka as AAJA’s representative to UNITY board

AAJA appoints Tomoko Hosaka as AAJA’s representative to UNITY board

AAJA’s governing board recently voted to approve Tomoko Hosaka as AAJA’s representative to the UNITY Board, replacing Sharon Chan. Tomoko is a longtime member of AAJA. She’s served on the national board representing Asia and


2013 was great but let’s make 2014 even better!

2013 was great but let’s make 2014 even better!

Dear AAJA Members: 2013 was a great year for AAJA, and we couldn’t have done it without you. As you’ll see in the AAJA President’s 2013 Report to Members below, AAJA ended the year with more than 1,700 members; celebrated a successful


Thank you for donating to Power of One in 2013

Thank you for donating to Power of One in 2013

The Power of One fund is the most direct way an individual can support AAJA’s important work to increase the number of Asian Americans in today’s newsrooms. We invite you to answer our call and give


AAJA 2013 Mid-Year Report

AAJA 2013 Mid-Year Report

2013 JCamp students at ‘Face The Nation’ with Bob Schieffer AAJA Nation It has been a busy first half of the year for the AAJA board, and I want to update you on what’s been happening


AAJA Not Attending DOJ Off-The-Record Session, Would Welcome On-The-Record Meeting

AAJA Not Attending DOJ Off-The-Record Session, Would Welcome On-The-Record Meeting

Dear AAJA members The Attorney General invited AAJA to an off-the-record policy meeting.  The meeting is one of a series of meetings with media and other organizations that the Attorney General is conducting as part


Joint statement from AAJA, NAHJ, NAJA and NLGJA Presidents on UNITY Leadership Change

Joint statement from AAJA, NAHJ, NAJA and NLGJA Presidents on UNITY Leadership Change

Members We learned last night that Tom Arviso Jr. has resigned as UNITY president due to personal reasons. We want to thank Tom for his service. The four alliance presidents are engaged with acting president Doris


AAJA Extends Its Condolences

AAJA Extends Its Condolences

  AAJA extends its condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of NLGJA President Michael Triplett. Triplett, 48, died Thursday, after a battle with cancer, according to the National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association. An assistant managing