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


AAJA appoints Tomoko Hosaka as AAJA’s representative to UNITY board

AAJA appoints Tomoko Hosaka as AAJA’s representative to UNITY board

AAJA’s governing board recently voted to approve Tomoko Hosaka as AAJA’s representative to the UNITY Board, replacing Sharon Chan. Tomoko is a longtime member of AAJA. She’s served on the national board representing Asia and


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