AAJA Member News: March 2014 Roundup

AAJA Member News: March 2014 Roundup

By Angel Chang

Juju Chang (AAJA-New York) joins the ABC News team as a full time co-anchor of Nightline with Dan Abrams and Dan Harris. Juju was promoted to the new position after Cynthia McFadden left her role as anchor chair at Nightline to join NBC News legal and investigative team. Juju Chang was a participant of AAJA’s ELP


AAJA appoints Tomoko Hosaka as AAJA’s representative to UNITY board

AAJA appoints Tomoko Hosaka as AAJA’s representative to UNITY board

AAJA’s governing board recently voted to approve Tomoko Hosaka as AAJA’s representative to the UNITY Board, replacing Sharon Chan. Tomoko is a longtime member of AAJA. She’s served on the national board representing Asia and


AAJA Member News: January 2014 Roundup

AAJA Member News: January 2014 Roundup

Angie Lau (AAJA-Asia) was named the lead anchor for Bloomberg Television Asia. She will anchor the network’s award-winning, daily, morning business news program, “First Up,” which will soon be re-launched as “First Up with


AAJA and NLGJA hopes for Randy Gener’s speedy recovery

AAJA and NLGJA hopes for Randy Gener’s speedy recovery

New York Police are now investigating the recent beating of Randy Gener, an active member of the Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) and the National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association (NLGJA), as a possible


Learn More About AAJA’s Chapters

Learn More About AAJA’s Chapters

The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) has 21 chapters. Contact a chapter or chapter president near you, or join AAJA as an at-large member to help advance our mission of diversity in news and newsrooms. Arizona Presidents AMY WANG Reporter,


AAJA Member News: December 2013 Roundup

AAJA Member News: December 2013 Roundup

Katherine Kam (AAJA-San Francisco Bay Area), a San Francisco Bay Area health journalist and AAJA member, completed a 2012-2013 Rosalynn Carter Mental Health Journalism Fellowship. The former First Lady created the fellowship program to train journalists


Deadline for John S. Knight Fellowship applications is Jan. 15, 2014

Deadline for John S. Knight Fellowship applications is Jan. 15, 2014

The John S. Knight Fellowship is  looking for ambitious, innovative journalists to support as they explore and develop their own ideas to address journalism challenges they identify. The deadline for applications for the 2014-15


December Job Highlight: Report for Bloomberg in Asia

December Job Highlight: Report for Bloomberg in Asia

Here’s that career shakeup you’ve been waiting for—Bloomberg has exciting positions available in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Mumbai or New Delhi, India! The members-only jobs board at AAJA’s Career Center currently features opportunities for a


AAJA and IRE Launch Partnership for 2014 Conferences

AAJA and IRE Launch Partnership for 2014 Conferences

The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) and Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE) are creating a unique opportunity for members of both organizations to take advantage of the training offered at three national events in


AAJA Member News: November 2013 Roundup

AAJA Member News: November 2013 Roundup

Michael Giarrusso (AAJA-New York) was named The Associated Press’ global sports editor on October 29, 2013. A former Arizona and New Mexico AP chief of bureau for three years, Giarrusso will now lead AP’s sports


Holiday Specials and Gift Ideas for AAJA Members

Holiday Specials and Gift Ideas for AAJA Members

The holidays are just around the corner. If you’re looking for the perfect gift this holiday season or are thinking about treating yourself to a winter getaway, consider these special deals and gift ideas