Apply Now for JCamp 2015

Apply Now for JCamp 2015

By AAJA National

University of Minnesota  •  August 3 – 8, 2015 JCamp is a six-day intensive journalism training for high school students. Students learn from professional journalists and get hands-on training in writing, photography, television broadcasting, online media, and reporting. Sessions and workshops are led by experienced journalists from top media companies. JCamp is an all-expenses-paid program with


University of Minnesota to Host JCamp 2015

University of Minnesota to Host JCamp 2015

SAN FRANCISCO – The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) announced today that the University of Minnesota School of Journalism and Mass Communication will host and sponsor JCamp 2015, a six-day multicultural journalism training program


AAJA Selects Student Leaders for JCamp Class of 2014

AAJA Selects Student Leaders for JCamp Class of 2014

Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) selected 42 diverse high school students out of a record pool of 320 submissions from across the nation to participate in its 14th annual JCamp this summer. Emerson College will


Ymani Wince: JCamp Built Her Journalism Foundation

Ymani Wince: JCamp Built Her Journalism Foundation

Writing has always been my passion. Even when I didn’t know that I wanted to become a journalist, I had the habits of one. I asked tons of questions to everyone that I met growing


Dan Hill: How JCamp Launched His Career

Dan Hill: How JCamp Launched His Career

by Dan Hill My first gig in a professional newsroom was as a high school sports intern answering phones and typing box scores to appear deep in the sports section of The Sacramento Bee. I


Now Accepting Applications for JCamp 2014

Now Accepting Applications for JCamp 2014

Emerson College  •  July 29 – August 3, 2014 JCamp is a six-day intensive journalism training for high school students. Students learn from professional journalists and get hands-on training in writing, photography, television broadcasting, online


JCamp in Boston: Emerson College Announced as Partner

JCamp in Boston: Emerson College Announced as Partner

AAJA to Partner with Emerson College for JCamp 2014. SAN FRANCISCO — The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) today announced Emerson College’s sponsorship of JCamp, a multicultural high school journalism workshop. Forty-two high school students


Basundhara Mukherjee: Life after JCamp

Basundhara Mukherjee: Life after JCamp

I started JCamp as a mere high school journalist naïve about the field of journalism and emerged with a realistic view of my future. My week in Washington, D.C. was filled with rigorous, yet enthralling days,


2014 Mary Quon Moy Ing Memorial Scholarship

2014 Mary Quon Moy Ing Memorial Scholarship

AAJA will award up to $2,000 to a currently enrolled college student or graduating high school senior who is pursuing journalism as a career. Eligibility and Rules: 1. Applicants must be committed to AAJA’s mission. 2. Applicants


Student Spotlight: JCamp 2013

Student Spotlight: JCamp 2013

Meet some of the outstanding students who attended JCamp 2013 at George Washington University in Washington, D.C.! JCamp is the Asian American Journalists Association’s national multicultural journalism program for high school students that has been


A JCamper’s thank you to Co-director Neal Justin

A JCamper’s thank you to Co-director Neal Justin

When I arrived in DC, I honestly didn’t know what to expect. All I knew going into JCamp was that it was an honor for me to be there, that I had a strong