VOICES 2014: Where Are They Now?

VOICES 2014: Where Are They Now?

By AAJA National

It’s been eight months since the conclusion of the VOICES 2014 program, which took place in Washington, D.C. in August 2014. Where have they gone? Check out the successes of our VOICES alumni, some of whom are recent graduates and still in college, who have found first jobs and summer internships at major media outlets


AAJA Announces Participants for 2015 VOICES Program

AAJA Announces Participants for 2015 VOICES Program

VOICES is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2015 at the 25th annual AAJA National Convention in San Francisco, CA August 12 – 15. For more than two decades, VOICES has had a long track


Melanie Balakit: What VOICES Taught Me

Melanie Balakit: What VOICES Taught Me

Name: Melanie Balakit VOICES year and role: 2014 (Washington, D.C.) Current position: K-12 education reporter, The Tennessean VOICES connection VOICES taught me the importance of networking. Throughout the week, we had a contest to see who could collect


Nuran Alteir: How VOICES Shaped My Path

Nuran Alteir: How VOICES Shaped My Path

Name: Nuran Alteir VOICES year and role: 2014 student, Washington, D.C. Current position: City Reporter, The Oregonian How did AAJA VOICES shape your path?  Coming from a family who doesn’t completely understand my passion for journalism, it was such a relief to


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 Intern at Crain’s Chicago Business : The Chicago chapter of the Asian American Journalists


Apply Today for VOICES 2015

Apply Today for VOICES 2015

The 2015 VOICES program will take place August 10 – 16 during the week of the 2015 National Convention in San Francisco, California. The deadline to apply for VOICES 2015 has passed. About VOICES 2015 VOICES serves as


Frances Wang: How VOICES Shaped My Path

Frances Wang: How VOICES Shaped My Path

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


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 16 Students for 2014 VOICES Program

AAJA Selects 16 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