Silent Auction Sneak Peek

Silent Auction Sneak Peek

By Paul Cheung

Join AAJA for this convention classic and bid on items of all sizes while enjoying a complimentary beer or two. The auction raises thousands of dollars annually for scholarships, student programs and professional development programs. All items are generously donated by sponsors. Here’s a sneak peek: Beauty Aveda Basket: Beauty basket featuring assorted salon-quality Aveda products. StriVectin Basket: The


What will you get out of the Convention? Well, I got a job

What will you get out of the Convention? Well, I got a job

By Hannah Bae, AAJA-NY “You came all the way from Seoul?!” I heard this line of disbelief almost every time I introduced myself at last year’s AAJA National Convention, my first ever. A lot of people couldn’t fathom


2014 AAJA Leadership in Diversity Award

2014 AAJA Leadership in Diversity Award

AAJA is proud to announce Frank Blethen as the winner of the 2014 Leadership in Diversity Award. This award honors an individual or corporation that has made strides in promoting and demonstrating diversity in the


New Feature: Breakout Sessions and Lightning Talks!

New Feature: Breakout Sessions and Lightning Talks!

This year, round out your experience of AAJA’s 2014 convention with our new breakout sessions and lightning talks! Lightning Talks What are lightning talks, you ask? They’re five-minute presentations (usually accompanied with a PowerPoint presentation) given


Improve Your Skills and Résumé with Career Fair Critiques

Improve Your Skills and Résumé with Career Fair Critiques

In partnership with top media companies, AAJA is offering a Critiques Booth to convention-goers at this year’s AAJA Career Fair & Expo. This is your opportunity to polish your CV and get career advice


Sign Up to Volunteer at Convention

Sign Up to Volunteer at Convention

Sign up to volunteer at the AAJA 2014 Convention!Get discounted access to the convention workshops. Have fun while helping to put on the event. We’re bringing back our special volunteering incentive. The 4-for-4 volunteer program


Apply Now for AAJA’s Media Institute

Apply Now for AAJA’s Media Institute

INAUGURAL TWO-DAY WORKSHOP WILL TRAIN DIVERSE EXPERTS TO BE MEDIA SOURCES Every journalist has a rolodex of go-to experts that they call on to help tell a story. The trouble is that few of them


Boost Your Career: Register for a Pre-convention Bootcamp

Boost Your Career: Register for a Pre-convention Bootcamp

Boost your career: Register for a pre-convention Bootcamp NEW! AAJA is excited to announce newly reduced rates for Wednesday Boot Camps. AAJA members and non-members may register now for $50. AAJA is offering immersive training in partnership


Exclusive Gifts for Platinum and Gold Members at Convention

Exclusive Gifts for Platinum and Gold Members at Convention

As a token of appreciation to the Platinum and Gold AAJA members attending convention, special gifts will await you at registration, courtesy of these sponsors: Platinum Member Gifts   2 GINGERS® whiskey is faithfully distilled at the


PROMINENT SPEAKERS, DIVERSE SUBJECTS TO HIGHLIGHT V3 Digital Media Conference

PROMINENT SPEAKERS, DIVERSE SUBJECTS TO HIGHLIGHT V3 Digital Media Conference

PROMINENT SPEAKERS, DIVERSE SUBJECTS TO HIGHLIGHT V3con Using social media for social good, exploring the media’s lack of diversity, and building skills and knowledge through sessions on sports, food, fashion, writing and photography are among


DC Chapter is gearing up to host the AAJA convention

DC Chapter is gearing up to host the AAJA convention

Greetings, AAJA Nation! We’re excited to host you all for this year’s AAJA national convention here in Washington, D.C. – coming up in just two short months. As your co-chairs, we wanted to give chapter leaders