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 announces the first 2013 recipient of the Dinah Eng Leadership Fellowship

AAJA announces the first 2013 recipient of the Dinah Eng Leadership Fellowship

Marian Liu (AAJA-San Francisco Bay Area) is the first Dinah Eng Leadership Fellowship recipient for 2013. Liu will use the the $1,000 fellowship to take a management development course at the Poynter Institute. Liu heads a new


AAJA Member CeFaan Kim, News12 Reporter, Mugged in Yonkers, NY

AAJA Member CeFaan Kim, News12 Reporter, Mugged in Yonkers, NY

AAJA Member CeFaan Kim, News12 reporter, was mugged this morning in Yonkers, NY. Kim, 31, was taken to St. John’s Riverside Hospital following the incident. He did not sustain any serious injuries and was discharged


AAJA Member News: February 2013 Roundup

AAJA Member News: February 2013 Roundup

Al Young (AAJA-New England) has retired from The Boston Globe as a copy editor on the night news desk.  This comes after a career of more than 35 years of daily newspaper experience as a


Ken Moritsugu is AAJA’s New Vice President for Print

Ken Moritsugu is AAJA’s New Vice President for Print

Ken Moritsugu, the Bangkok-based Asia Enterprise Editor for Associated Press, has won the Special Election to be AAJA’s Vice President for Print, announced Theodore Kim, AAJA’s National Secretary and Elections Officer. “The ever-changing media landscape


AAJA Member News: January 2013 Roundup

AAJA Member News: January 2013 Roundup

Janet Cho (At-Large) was one of five U.S. journalists and seven Chinese journalists chosen for a two-week 2012 China-U.S. Journalists Exchange, sponsored by the East-West Center, the Better Hong Kong Foundation and the All


Two Candidates Vying for AAJA Vice President for Print

Two Candidates Vying for AAJA Vice President for Print

Neal Justin of AAJA-Minnesota and Ken Moritsugu of AAJA-Asia have been nominated for the position of AAJA Vice President for Print. AAJA is holding a special election to fill the remainder of the term for


AAJA is Saddened by the Passing of Jessica Lum

AAJA is Saddened by the Passing of Jessica Lum

AAJA is saddened by the death of Jessica Lum, 25, of the Sacramento Chapter. AAJA extends its condolences to her family, friends and the many she touched with her work as a multimedia journalist. Her impact


Call for Nominations – Special Election for AAJA VP for Print‏

Call for Nominations – Special Election for AAJA VP for Print‏

AAJA is holding a special election to fill the remainder of the term of Tom Lee, AAJA’s Vice President for Print, who regrets he will not be able to complete his term and is


AAJA Member News: 2012 Roundup

AAJA Member News: 2012 Roundup

  Shirley Lew (AAJA-New York) has been recognized by Manalapan, N.J.’s mayor and its township committee for providing continuous emergency information and service updates to the city’s residents on the Manalapan Township Television Network, MTTN-TV, and


AAJA Portal: A New Way to Join, Keep Us Up-to-date and Renew Your Membership

AAJA Portal: A New Way to Join, Keep Us Up-to-date and Renew Your Membership

AAJA has a new portal to welcome new members and allow current members to update their own information, renew their membership and easily take advantage of other opportunities. Why be a part of AAJA?