AAJA Member News: August 2014 Roundup

AAJA Member News: August 2014 Roundup

By AAJA National

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 also written for the Times-Picayune and The Providence Journal. This year, Nicole serves as the president and national board representative of


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


Fall Board Meeting

Fall Board Meeting

The 2013 Fall Governing Board meeting will take place November 1-2, 2013 at the AAJA National Office at 5 Third Street, Suite 1108, San Francisco, CA 94103. The governing board, as well as AAJA


Membership Types and Benefits

Membership Types and Benefits

Join AAJA Today With more than 1,700 members throughout the United States and Asia, AAJA serves a variety of needs. Our members are staff or freelance journalists for digital, print and broadcast media, wire services


AAJA Members Elect Leow and Lee to National Governing Board

AAJA Members Elect Leow and Lee to National Governing Board

AAJA members have elected two new officers to the Governing Board: Yvonne Leow as Vice President for Print and Michelle Lee as Secretary. AAJA held the election to seat a Vice President for Print and


AAJA Announces 2013 Award Winners

AAJA Announces 2013 Award Winners

The 2013 AAJA Awards were announced on Saturday, August 24 at the Scholarships & Awards Gala during this year’s national convention in New York. Lifetime Achievement Award This award honors an Asian American or Pacific Islander


Small Market and Student Broadcast Mixer Announcement

Small Market and Student Broadcast Mixer Announcement

Are you going to the 2013 National Convention in New York? Part of the AAJA-New York chapter? If you’re breaking into TV news, surviving in a small market, or looking for fresh new talent, please join


Seattle Times Publisher Frank Blethen AAJA Power of One Challenge

Seattle Times Publisher Frank Blethen AAJA Power of One Challenge

Seattle Times Publisher Frank Blethen is challenging you to support the Asian American Journalists Association with a donation to the Power of One campaign. For all donations from July 15 through Aug. 5, Frank


VOTE TODAY: Elect AAJA’s next VP and Secretary

VOTE TODAY: Elect AAJA’s next VP and Secretary

AAJA National Board Elections 2013 Michelle Lee and Yvonne Leow have been nominated for the positions of AAJA Secretary and AAJA Vice President for Print, respectively. AAJA is holding its national election to fill the