AAJA Member News: April 2016 Roundup

AAJA Member News: April 2016 Roundup

Karen K. Ho (AAJA-New York) is a freelance writer and business journalist currently based in Toronto. She has recently been nominated for two of Canada’s National Magazine Awards— Best New Writer and a Written Award


AAJA Member News: March 2016 Roundup

AAJA Member News: March 2016 Roundup

Toan Lam (AAJA-San Francisco Bay Area) was recently featured in an article in Forbes for his work with his non-profit Go Inspire Go, a multimedia platform that features original stories about everyday heroes aiming to


AAJA Member News: October 2015 Roundup

AAJA Member News: October 2015 Roundup

Heidi Chang (AAJA-Hawaii) was selected by the Association of Independents in Radio (AIR) as a Public Media Fellow for AIR’s Entrepreneurial Coaching Fellowship. Heidi is a multimedia journalist whose work has been featured on NPR,


AAJA Member News: September 2015 Roundup

AAJA Member News: September 2015 Roundup

Yvonne Leow (AAJA-New York) joined Vox as their senior Snapchat editor. She recently graduated from the John S. Knight journalism fellowship program at Stanford University, and is now based in San Francisco. You can


AAJA Member News: August 2015 Roundup

AAJA Member News: August 2015 Roundup

Shawn Chitnis (AAJA-Seattle) recently started his newest position at KCNC-TV (CBS) in Denver. He is a multimedia journalist covering breaking news from overnight for the morning show. Prior to moving to Colorado, he has spent


AAJA Launches Affinity Group Process

AAJA Launches Affinity Group Process

AAJA has launched the affinity group application process under the new structure. Affinity groups are defined as follows: An affinity group is a group of AAJA members organized by vocation and/or interest. They are


AAJA appoints Archith Seshadri as representative to RTDNA

AAJA appoints Archith Seshadri as representative to RTDNA

AAJA is pleased to announced that its board has voted to approve Archith Seshadri to be AAJA’s ex-officio representative to RTDNA for 2015. Archith Seshadri will be a news desk editor for CNN International starting


AAJA Member News: March 2015 Roundup

AAJA Member News: March 2015 Roundup

Athima Chansanchai (AAJA-Seattle) has released her first book: “100 Things to Do in Seattle Before You Die” (Reedy Press). It’s a bucket list that helps kickstart an exploration of Emerald City for both visitors


AAJA appoints Hailey Lee as representative to UNITY

AAJA appoints Hailey Lee as representative to UNITY

AAJA’s governing board voted to approve Hailey Lee as AAJA’s representative to the UNITY Board, replacing Janet Cho. Hailey hopes to become a voice for the media demands of diverse Millennials and an advocate for younger


AAJA Member News: February 2015 Roundup

AAJA Member News: February 2015 Roundup

Andrew LaVallee (AAJA – New York) has been promoted to deputy bureau chief for Greater New York at The Wall Street Journal. He joined the Journal in 2006, covering technology and media in New York