Register for 2016 Convention Today! (Aug. 10 to 13)

Register for 2016 Convention Today! (Aug. 10 to 13)

By AAJA National

Join us for the largest convergence of Asian Pacific Islander American professionals in the nation at the 26th Annual AAJA National Convention at Caesars Palace Las Vegas, August 10-13, 2016! AAJA is partnering with Asian Pacific Islander American Vote (APIAVote) to bring together journalists, news executives, media researchers, business leaders, community action groups and nonprofits


#AAJA17: Pitch Your Programming Ideas!

#AAJA17: Pitch Your Programming Ideas!

Submit your programming idea AAJA’s national convention is headed to Philadelphia from July 26-29 in 2017, and we want your ideas for programming! This year’s theme is “Rise & Revolutionize.” Our programming will focus on this


Book Your #AAJA17 Room at Loews Philadelphia

Book Your #AAJA17 Room at Loews Philadelphia

Loews Philadelphia Hotel is the official host hotel for the 2017 AAJA National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania July 26 – 29, 2017. Located in the nation’s first skyscraper, rising a commanding 33 stories into the air with


AAJA-Asia Announces 2016 Trivia Bowl Fundraiser

AAJA-Asia Announces 2016 Trivia Bowl Fundraiser

The AAJA-Asia chapter invites you to their annual Trivia Bowl Fundraiser on Friday, November 4 in Hong Kong. The event will feature Quiz Master Ryan Hynek, former CBS News producer and current Hong Kong TakeOut Comedy comedian. Event


STF Hosts Online Mentoring Session with Jack Wang

STF Hosts Online Mentoring Session with Jack Wang

Join AAJA’s Sports Task Force on Thursday, October 13 from 8:00 – 9:00 PM ET for an online mentoring session with Jack Wang, a Los Angeles Rams beat reporter for the LA Daily News. Open to students


Save the Date: #AAJA17 in Philadelphia

Save the Date: #AAJA17 in Philadelphia

    The AAJA National Convention is headed to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 2017! Join us at the Loews Hotel Philadelphia from July 26-29 Discounted hotel registration will open on Tuesday, November 1, 2016. Online convention registration will open


STF Holds Online Mentoring Session with Deepi Sidhu

STF Holds Online Mentoring Session with Deepi Sidhu

Join the conversation on Wednesday, September 14 from 8:00 – 9:00 PM EST, with Deepi Sidhu, a reporter for the NFL’s Houston Texans, covering the team for Texans TV, Texans Radio and HoustonTexans.com. Open to students and early


Presidential Election Forum Review

Presidential Election Forum Review

    On Friday, August 12, the Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) and Asian and Pacific Islander American Vote (APIAVote) hosted the Presidential Election Forum at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada. It


AAJA Announces 2016 Award Winners

AAJA Announces 2016 Award Winners

The 2016 AAJA Awards were announced on Saturday, August 13 at the 27th Gala Scholarship & Awards Banquet during this year’s national convention in Las Vegas, NV. Congratulations to this year’s winners! National Journalism Awards Asian American Pacific


AAJA-Sacramento Announces 2016 Chefs Showcase Fundraiser

AAJA-Sacramento Announces 2016 Chefs Showcase Fundraiser

The AAJA-Sacramento chapter invites you to their annual Chefs Showcase featuring Brock Macdonald, executive chef of LowBrau/Block Butcher Bar, and Craig Takehara, chef and owner of Binchoyaki Izakaya Dining. In addition to the featured chefs, attendees will be


And Now Your Moment of Zen (at #AAJA16) with Ronny Chieng

And Now Your Moment of Zen (at #AAJA16) with Ronny Chieng

By Theresa Chong, Multimedia Science/Technology Journalist  Ronny Chieng, a correspondent for “The Daily Show With Trevor Noah,” didn’t know that he wanted to be a comedian. But when he was in law school, he knew that