Register for the 2017 Convention, July 26 – 29

Register for the 2017 Convention, July 26 – 29

By AAJA National

Join us at #AAJA17, the 27th Annual AAJA National Convention, at Loews Philadelphia Hotel, July 26 – 29, 2017! Whether you are a media industry veteran, new to the field or still in school, the convention is a can’t-miss event for media professionals and future journalists looking to network and grow in their careers. The four-day


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


Getting Open: Unlocking Sports For the AAPI Journalist

Getting Open: Unlocking Sports For the AAPI Journalist

by Donna Tam, Digital Editor at Marketplace The sports industry is often plagued by stereotypes and this practice extends to include the journalists who cover it. The audience for sports has grown internationally and across demographics,


Asian: More Than Just a Flavor

Asian: More Than Just a Flavor

By Donna Tam The foodie culture has been “a thing” for some time now and often what we eat has strong ties to our culture. But we’ve only recently started discussing how we as Asian


How to Enhance Your Vocal Power

How to Enhance Your Vocal Power

By Arthur Samuel Joseph, Broadcast Trainer & Founder of the Vocal Awareness Institute Do you ever think about what it is to be an empowered communicator? Do you ever think about how to be the best speaker


Win an Apple Watch from Bankrate at #AAJA16!

Win an Apple Watch from Bankrate at #AAJA16!

Wondering how you can win an Apple Watch at #AAJA16? Follow Bankrate and AAJA on Twitter or Instagram and take a selfie with one of the Bankrate coffee cups located around convention. Be sure


Vote For Your Favorite Lightning Talks at #AAJA16!

Vote For Your Favorite Lightning Talks at #AAJA16!

What are lightning talks, you ask? They’re five-minute presentations (usually accompanied with a PowerPoint presentation) given by anyone about anything. They look like this: http://igniteshow.com/ (though for #AAJA16, we won’t require you to set


Ten Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Miss the #AAJA16 Town Hall

Ten Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Miss the #AAJA16 Town Hall

Hear ten reasons why you shouldn’t miss the #AAJA16 Town Hall from Richard Lui, news anchor at MSNBC! The town hall will take place the afternoon of Friday, August 12 at Caesars Palace Las Vegas


Dining option under $20 in Las Vegas

Dining option under $20 in Las Vegas

Las Vegas may be known for celebrity restaurants and glittering eateries but there’s plenty of dining options under $20. Here, AAJA’s 2016 Convention Chair Sally Ho offers a local’s take on some great deals


#AAJA16 Silent Auction Sneak Peek

#AAJA16 Silent Auction Sneak Peek

Join AAJA for this convention classic and bid on items of all sizes and prices, including items everyone of all ages can enjoy. The 2016 Silent Auction will take place Friday, August 12 from