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 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


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. Sports Journalism Institute: One week of intensive training plus an eight-week paid sports journalism internship


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


Shako Liu Lands Journalism Job with Help from VOICES

Shako Liu Lands Journalism Job with Help from VOICES

AAJA 2013 VOICES faculty and students in New York City. I am a USC graduate as well as a 2013 VOICES alum and I recently landed my first job at Register Citizen, a newspaper in Torrington,


Official Sponsors: 2013 VOICES Program

Official Sponsors: 2013 VOICES Program

We would like to express our sincerest thanks to the following sponsors for supporting the 2013 VOICES program at this year’s national convention in New York: SPONSORS:                    


How VOICES inspired Matt Lee to become the “Jack Journalist”

How VOICES inspired Matt Lee to become the “Jack Journalist”

AAJA 2013 Voices faculties and students in New York City Prior to being accepted into Voices I had held the stubborn opinion that I didn’t have the chops to be a reporter. I held on