Frances Wang: How VOICES Shaped My Path

Frances Wang: How VOICES Shaped My Path

By AAJA National

Name: Frances Wang VOICES year and role: 2013 student, New York Current position: Reporter, KREM 2 News/KREM-TV How did AAJA VOICES shape your path? All throughout college, I wanted to work solely in entertainment. VOICES helped shaped my path because it opened my eyes…[A]fter VOICES, I started re-evaluating my options. I thought about going to graduate school or maybe even starting in local news,


Dominique Fong: How VOICES Shaped My Path

Dominique Fong: How VOICES Shaped My Path

How did AAJA VOICES shape your path? I wouldn’t be where I am if it wasn’t for the mentorship and guidance provided by AAJA’s VOICES. The program makes a concerted effort to provide one-on-one help to


AAJA Selects 17 Students for 2014 VOICES Program

AAJA Selects 17 Students for 2014 VOICES Program

AAJA is pleased to welcome the 2014 class of college students, recent graduates and volunteer mentors to the VOICES program. Participants come from all over the U.S. to take part in the journalism career development


Become a 2014 VOICES Sponsor

Become a 2014 VOICES Sponsor

The 2014 VOICES project will support 17 college students aspiring to become journalists during the national Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) convention in Washington DC this August. Students receive valuable multimedia journalism training throughout the


Deadline extended for the 2014 VOICES Program!

Deadline extended for the 2014 VOICES Program!

The deadline for VOICES 2014 has passed. The 2014 VOICES program will take place August 11 – 16 during the week of the 2014 National Convention in Washington, D.C. Click here for the application! Eligibility Applicants must have


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


Apply for AAJA Scholarships, Internship Grants

Apply for AAJA Scholarships, Internship Grants

Open Now Intern for AsAmNews: Earn college credit and valuable experience at AsAmNews. This internship is open until a qualified applicant is selected. Opening Soon All of AAJA’s current scholarship and internship opportunities are listed above. Closed Until Next


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


Yumi Araki: What VOICES Did For Me

Yumi Araki: What VOICES Did For Me

Photo by Victor Jeffreys II How did AAJA VOICES shape your path? The AAJA VOICES program has not only shaped my path professionally through the editors with whom I keep in touch, but it has


Doris Truong: Why I Support VOICES

Doris Truong: Why I Support VOICES

Photo by Hyungwon Kang  How did AAJA VOICES shape your path? I came to VOICES several years into my involvement with AAJA, when I was already a working journalist. Being side by side with  journalists from a range of


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