Renew Your Membership for 2015 Beginning October 1st

Renew Your Membership for 2015 Beginning October 1st

By AAJA National

Join or renew your AAJA membership on October 1, 2014 and enjoy your membership until the end of 2015! Renewing is easy – here’s how: Step 1: Log in to your AAJA online account (or create a new account if you’re a new member) via the “Member Login” link or by clicking here. Step 2: Near the top right-hand


AAJA Member News: October 2014 Roundup

AAJA Member News: October 2014 Roundup

Yowei Shaw (AAJA-Philadelphia) was named a 2014 Knight Fellow by United States Artists (USA), a national grant making and advocacy group. Representing eight creative disciplines, each of the 34 USA Fellows receives an unrestricted $50,000


AAJA Member News: September 2014 Roundup

AAJA Member News: September 2014 Roundup

Sharon Pian Chan (AAJA- Seattle) was most recently the associate opinions editor/digital for The Seattle Times. She edits, selects and recruits guest opinion columnists with an emphasis on diversifying topics, authors and readers. She also writes


AAJA Member News: August 2014 Roundup

AAJA Member News: August 2014 Roundup

Nicole Dungca (AAJA-Portland) will become the transportation reporter at The Boston Globe in September 2014. Nicole previously covered Portland Public Schools as a Clackamas County school reporter for the Oregonian based in Portland, Oregon. She has


AAJA Member News: July 2014 Roundup

AAJA Member News: July 2014 Roundup

Michael Yamashita (AAJA-New York) will be joining adventure travel photographer and outdoorsman, Jock Montgomery, to lead a photographic exploration visiting the people and places of Myanmar from Sunday, November 9 – Friday, November 21, 2014.


AAJA Announces 2014 Award Winners

AAJA Announces 2014 Award Winners

The 2014 AAJA Awards were announced on Saturday, August 16 at the Scholarships & Awards Gala during this year’s national convention in Washington, DC. National Journalism Awards Asian American Pacific Islander Issues Written Journalism Ngoc Nguyen Environment Editor/Reporter, New American Media “Vietnamese Americans,


AAJA Restructures Executive Office

AAJA Restructures Executive Office

The Asian American Journalists Association’s governing board adopted a governance restructure plan on Sunday, Aug. 17. Approval from national advisory board members and local chapter presidents cleared the way for the Governing Board to move forward


Go for Gold!

Go for Gold!

Fellow AAJA members: On behalf of the AAJA membership committee, I want to ask you to consider upgrading your membership to Gold or Platinum when you renew for 2014. Here’s why: You are supporting the important


2014 AAJA Leadership in Diversity Award

2014 AAJA Leadership in Diversity Award

AAJA is proud to announce Frank Blethen as the winner of the 2014 Leadership in Diversity Award. This award honors an individual or corporation that has made strides in promoting and demonstrating diversity in the


AAJA Member News: June 2014 Roundup

AAJA Member News: June 2014 Roundup

Lori Matsukawa (AAJA Seattle) has been inducted in the Silver Circle by the Northwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. The Silver Circle includes a group of standout media professionals who


Meet the Candidates for 2015-2016

Meet the Candidates for 2015-2016

Paul Cheung, Niala Boodhoo and Shawn Nicole Wong have been nominated for the positions of AAJA President, AAJA Vice President for Broadcast and AAJA Treasurer, respectively. AAJA is holding its national election to fill the