AAJA Member News: March 2015 Roundup

AAJA Member News: March 2015 Roundup

By AAJA National

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 and locals. You may find her book via Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest as @100ThingsSEA and you may also visit Facebook or


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


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


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