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 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


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


AAJA Member News: May 2014 Roundup

AAJA Member News: May 2014 Roundup

Adam Kealoha Causey (AAJA-At Large) is now the assistant city editor at the Las Vegas Review-Journal. He is the primary editor for their crime and courts coverage. Adam will also oversee a group of


AAJA Member News: April 2014 Roundup

AAJA Member News: April 2014 Roundup

Davar Ardalan (AAJA-Washington D.C.) will be in New York to receive the Ellis Island Medal of Honor on May 10th. Her grandfather came through Ellis Island in October of 1919. This is an annual award recognizing “American


AAJA-AARP Social Media Fellow Announced for 2014

AAJA-AARP Social Media Fellow Announced for 2014

AAJA is pleased to announce Gil Asakawa as the new Asian American Journalists Association-AARP Social Media Fellow in a continued partnership between the two organizations. “On behalf of AARP, I would like to thank


AAJA Member News: March 2014 Roundup

AAJA Member News: March 2014 Roundup

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


UNITY Seeks Judges for RTDNA/UNITY Diversity Awards

UNITY Seeks Judges for RTDNA/UNITY Diversity Awards

UNITY: Journalists for Diversity is seeking eight broadcast journalists to help select winners for the RTDNA/Diversity Award to honor outstanding achievements in the coverage of diversity.  The award is part of the covenant the


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