2014 Dinah Eng Leadership Fellows Reflect on ELP

2014 Dinah Eng Leadership Fellows Reflect on ELP

By AAJA National

The Dinah Eng Leadership Fellowship advances opportunities for mid-career AAJA members pursuing the strategies and skills needed to enter news management and advance within its ranks. Since the fellowship’s inaugural year in 2012, 14 AAJA members have received the fellowship in recognition of their accomplishments and promise for future growth as managers and leaders in the news


Improve Your Journalism Skills with a Convention Career Fair Critique

Improve Your Journalism Skills with a Convention Career Fair Critique

Image courtesy of FreeDigitalPhotos.net Calling all convention registrants!  Take advantage of a unique opportunity to get specific feedback on your work. Get questions answered by journalism veterans.  Get professional development strategies from 9:00 a.m. to


AAJA 2013 Mentors Invest in Journalism’s Diverse Future

AAJA 2013 Mentors Invest in Journalism’s Diverse Future

Meet some of the AAJA 2013 Mentors who are volunteering their time to invest in budding AAJA journalists. Cary Chow (AAJA-San Diego) is an anchor/reporter for multiple platforms on ESPN and ESPN.com. He launched, hosted and


Additional Professional Opportunities

Additional Professional Opportunities

  As an AAJA member, you are the first to know about professional opportunities sent to us by our journalism partners.  See the list below and jump-start your career today! International Reporting Project’s Religion Reporting Fellowships DEADLINE: Friday,


ELP: “A unique opportunity to focus on your goals, your career and your skills.”

ELP: “A unique opportunity to focus on your goals, your career and your skills.”

Bob Der, AAJA ELP Co-Director Managing Editor and Publisher, Sports Illustrated Kids and Time For Kids Hello fellow AAJAers, I wanted to let you know that the deadline to attend the 2013 session of the Executive Leadership Program


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


Honor excellence in Journalism with 2013 AAJA Awards

Honor excellence in Journalism with 2013 AAJA Awards

Every year AAJA accepts nominations from the journalism community to acknowledge great work done in the past year inspiring better journalism and a better community for all. AAJA  has the following awards available for nomination: 2013


Nominate Outstanding Coverage of AAPI Civil Rights and Social Justice with the 2013 Dr. Suzanne Ahn Award

Nominate Outstanding Coverage of AAPI Civil Rights and Social Justice with the 2013 Dr. Suzanne Ahn Award

Dr. Suzanne Ahn   The Asian American Journalists Association is honored to have the opportunity since 2003 to recognize excellence in Asian American Pacific Islander civil rights and social justice coverage with the Dr. Suzanne Ahn


Nominate an outstanding individual for the 2013 AAJA Lifetime Achievement or the Special Recognition Award

Nominate an outstanding individual for the 2013 AAJA Lifetime Achievement or the Special Recognition Award

2012 Lifetime Achievement Award recipient Curtiss Kim and 2012 Special Recognition Award recipient Bryan Chu   AAJA annually pays tribute to two individuals who have made extraordinary contributions to AAJA and/or the Asian American and Pacific


Recognize outstanding digital journalism with the 2013 Gannett Award for Innovation in Watchdog Journalism

Recognize outstanding digital journalism with the 2013 Gannett Award for Innovation in Watchdog Journalism

  AAJA, in partnership with the Gannett Foundation, is offering a $5,000 award to recognize groundbreaking work by a journalist or a team who creatively uses digital tools in the role of being a community’s watchdog.


Want to Be a John S. Knight Journalism Fellow at Stanford? Join Us for a Call.

Want to Be a John S. Knight Journalism Fellow at Stanford? Join Us for a Call.

Join AAJA, NAHJ, NAJA and NABJ’s Digital Journalism Task Force for a conference call to discuss the application process for the 2013-14 class of John S. Knight Journalism Fellows at Stanford University.  The program