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


Minnesota chapter hosts Taste of AAJA

Minnesota chapter hosts Taste of AAJA

Taste of AAJA is one of the greatest longstanding traditions of the Minnesota chapter. The very first event took place at the Weisman Museum at the University of Minnesota and has since continued to


Press Freedom in Hong Kong

Press Freedom in Hong Kong

Is self-censorship in the Hong Kong press more common today than seven years ago? If you think so, then you join more than 70% of the city’s local reporters who say the same thing,


Boston Globe Team Wins 2012 AAJA-Gannett Award for Innovation in Watchdog Journalism

Boston Globe Team Wins 2012 AAJA-Gannett Award for Innovation in Watchdog Journalism

The Asian American Journalists Association, in partnership with the Gannett Foundation, proudly recognizes groundbreaking work by a journalist or a team that creatively uses digital tools in the role of being a community’s watchdog. 


Meet the 2012 AAJA National Journalism Award Winners

Meet the 2012 AAJA National Journalism Award Winners

  Each year, the Asian American Journalists Association recognizes the best journalism in the categories of Online, Photography, Print, Radio and Television.  The 2012 winners were announced at AAJA’s Gala Awards Banquet on Aug. 3


2012 State of the Association Address by AAJA President Truong

2012 State of the Association Address by AAJA President Truong

The 2012 AAJA Advisory Board (and a few stand-ins). [Photo by Joe Nguyen] This is the text of an address prepared by AAJA National President Doris Truong for the AAJA General Membership Meeting on Aug.


Congratulations to the Winners of 2012 AAJA Member Awards

Congratulations to the Winners of 2012 AAJA Member Awards

Bobby Caina Calvan, left; Julie Tam; and Jam Sardar. [Photo by Doris Truong] During its annual convention, the Asian American Journalists Association salutes outstanding members for excellence in service to the journalism industry and the


Did You Miss Out on UNITY12 News?

Did You Miss Out on UNITY12 News?

Check out the archives of the UNITY News convention project — including UNITY Radio and UNITY TV — or watch the inaugural convention webcast of hosted by AAJA’s Asian American Radio Group.


AAJA-Los Angeles to Present V3 Digital Media Conference

AAJA-Los Angeles to Present V3 Digital Media Conference

The V3 Digital Media Conference (V3con) will highlight and expand multi-platform Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) communications by gathering thought-provoking AAPI online journalists, creative social media communicators, seasoned bloggers and those interested in


AAJA’s 2012 Lifetime Achievement, Leadership in Diversity, Dr. Ahn and Special Recognition Winners

AAJA’s 2012 Lifetime Achievement, Leadership in Diversity, Dr. Ahn and Special Recognition Winners

The Asian American Journalists Association, the AAJA National Officers and the 2012 AAJA National Awards Committee are pleased to announce the recipients of the following awards. At UNITY12, additional award recipients will be announced


Suvir Saran, Ben Huh to Headline 2012 AAJA Gala

Suvir Saran, Ben Huh to Headline 2012 AAJA Gala

Clockwise from top left: Suvir Saran, Ben Huh, Robert Santos, Renee Chou, Patranya Bhoolsuwan and Michael Kim. June 1, 2012 SAN FRANCISCO — The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) is pleased to welcome two distinguished speakers