Pitch 2015 Convention Programming Ideas!

Pitch 2015 Convention Programming Ideas!

By Yvonne Leow

We're counting down to our 2015 convention in San Francisco from August 12-15, but we need your ideas! Send us your pitches for workshops, session topics and speakers by Friday, Nov. 28th


AAJA Convention Guides: Curtiss Kim, Asian American Radio Group

AAJA Convention Guides: Curtiss Kim, Asian American Radio Group

Not sure how to start planning for this year’s AAJA Convention? Get some advice from AAJA-ers in the know: Curtiss Kim, a veteran broadcast journalist A bomb goes off at the finish of the Boston Marathon.


Wednesday Workshop: Google Hangout On Air

Wednesday Workshop: Google Hangout On Air

Reserve your spot in this workshop This session is currently full Join Google at their New York office for a full day of training on maps, trends, data, hangout and more. Limited to 12 people. Session 1 –


Wednesday Workshop: Practical HTML & CSS for Journalists

Wednesday Workshop: Practical HTML & CSS for Journalists

Practical HTML & CSS for Journalists August 21, 2013 Learn how to format text and add content to a web page using HTML; and how to change the basic layout, typography and colors of your stories


Wednesday Workshop: NPR’s Audio Storytelling Workshop

Wednesday Workshop: NPR’s Audio Storytelling Workshop

NPR’s Audio Storytelling Workshop August 21, 2013 What makes a good audio story? Whether your goal is to do a full-blown radio story, use audio clips in your blog, accompany photos on the web, or create


Wednesday Workshop: One Story, Many Platforms

Wednesday Workshop: One Story, Many Platforms

One Story, Many Platforms Presented in Collaboration with Columbia Journalism School and Its Continuing Education Program August 21, 2013 This half-day session will focus on how to plan and execute stories that can be told across a


Wednesday Workshop: Building Custom Dataviz Maps with Google

Wednesday Workshop: Building Custom Dataviz Maps with Google

Reserve your spot in this workshop This session is currently full Join Google at their New York office for a full day of training on maps, trends, data, hangout and more. Limited to 12 people. Session 1 –


Wednesday Workshop: NYU Digital Business Bootcamp for Journalists

Wednesday Workshop: NYU Digital Business Bootcamp for Journalists

NYU’s Digital Business Bootcamp for Journalists August 21, 2013 This all-day workshop will help you along your career path in journalism by giving you the knowledge and understanding of the business side of the industry. You


Wednesday Workshop: Building a Successful Freelance Career

Wednesday Workshop: Building a Successful Freelance Career

Building a Successful Freelance Career August 21, 2013  This all-day workshop will help you develop the connections, skills and strategies you need to build a successful freelance career. Hear from other freelancers about how they’ve made


Wednesday Workshop: Covering Your Local Economy

Wednesday Workshop: Covering Your Local Economy

Covering Your Local Economy Presented by the Donald W. Reynolds Center for Business Journalism August 21, 2013 This half-day workshop will teach attendees how to cover the economic angle to any beat, find and use data to


What’s All the Buzz About? Follow & Use These Hashtags to Keep Up with Convention Buzz

What’s All the Buzz About? Follow & Use These Hashtags to Keep Up with Convention Buzz

Attending the 23rd Annual AAJA Convention in New York, Aug. 21-24? Follow AAJA’s official Twitter handle @aaja and official convention hashtag #AAJA13 for the most current news and updates about AAJA and its 2013 National Convention. #AAJA13