Join AAJA’s 2015 Convention Programming Committee!

Join AAJA’s 2015 Convention Programming Committee!

By Yvonne Leow

UPDATE: The sign-up is closed! Thanks for volunteering to join the convention programming committee. See you in San Francisco!  AAJA’s programming committee is looking for team leaders for our 2015 convention in San Francisco. If you’re a journalist with bold, creative ideas for the type of panels, workshops and speakers we should have for next year, please fill


Improve Your Journalism Skills with a Convention Career Fair Critique

Improve Your Journalism Skills with a Convention Career Fair Critique

Image courtesy of FreeDigitalPhotos.net Calling all convention registrants!  Take advantage of a unique opportunity to get specific feedback on your work. Get questions answered by journalism veterans.  Get professional development strategies from 9:00 a.m. to


New York Chapter Recommends Top New York City Destinations

New York Chapter Recommends Top New York City Destinations

  While you’re at the convention in New York City, be sure to explore Manhattan. The AAJA New York chapter has the following recommendations for dining, attractions and shopping destinations. Dining Chinatown: You can’t go wrong with


Sneak Peek: Programming for the 2013 AAJA convention in New York

Sneak Peek: Programming for the 2013 AAJA convention in New York

Come to AAJA’s New York convention to get the tools, support and inspiration that you need to make a difference in the digital world, whether as a journalist or entrepreneur. You’ll expand your toolkit by


AAJA-Asia’s tri-city resume workshops a great success

AAJA-Asia’s tri-city resume workshops a great success

Steve Herman of VOA, left, goes over a resume at the Seoul workshop. AAJA-Asia was proud to kick off its first-ever resume workshops that were held across three cities last month: Seoul, Hong Kong and


Register for the 2013 convention today!

Register for the 2013 convention today!

REGISTER NOW More than 850 journalists, news executives, media researchers, and community leaders will attend the 23rd Annual AAJA Convention at the Hilton New York, August 21-24, 2013. The three-day convention includes plenary sessions, panel workshops,


Ann Curry to headline the AAJA Gala in August in New York

Ann Curry to headline the AAJA Gala in August in New York

AAJA is excited that Ann Curry – a veteran television reporter, international correspondent and anchor – will be the keynote speaker at AAJA’s Gala & Awards Banquet in August during the National Convention in


Connect with Top Organizations at the 2013 AAJA Career Fair & Expo

Connect with Top Organizations at the 2013 AAJA Career Fair & Expo

Whether you’re searching for a job, looking for the latest in media technology or exploring further education, the AAJA Career Fair & Expo is an unrivaled opportunity for current and future journalists to interact


Nov. 17: Chicago Chapter’s Trivia Bowl

Nov. 17: Chicago Chapter’s Trivia Bowl

Come to the 7th Annual AAJA-Chicago Trivia Bowl! Match wits with newsrooms and other organizations (nearly as smart as yours…) in a team trivia competition that benefits AAJA-Chicago’s scholarship fund. Date: Saturday, Nov. 17 Time: Doors open at 1 p.m. Teams


Nov. 11: DC chapter’s annual Trivia Bowl

Nov. 11: DC chapter’s annual Trivia Bowl

Give your brain a good workout at AAJA-DC’s annual Trivia Bowl while helping raise funds for scholarships, workshops and chapter programs! We’ll also be holding raffles for some great prizes. Sunday, Nov. 11 (the day


Resume Critique Workshop in New York

Resume Critique Workshop in New York

AAJA-NY is thrilled to have our annual resume and clip critique workshop on Saturday, Oct. 27th. We’ve recruited high-level broadcast, print, and online journalists to conduct the critiques. Where & When When: Saturday, October 27, from