#AAJA18 Pre-Convention Hangout for First-Time Attendees

   
With so many workshops, sessions, receptions and onsite recruiters to choose from, AAJA conventions can be overwhelming for first-time attendees. Join AAJA convention veterans Sharon Pian Chan, Natasha Chen and Pablo Iglesias for a live Google Hangout on Wednesday, July 18 from 5-6pm PT / 8-9pm ET and learn strategies for increasing...

AAJA Announces 2019-2020 National Officer Candidates

   
Dear AAJA Members,  AAJA will be seeking a slate of new officers for the 2019-2020 term. Electronic voting will begin Wednesday, July 18 at 5pm PT with the final results announced at the AAJA Gala Banquet in Houston, TX on Saturday, August 11. Ballots will be sent to AAJA members who are...

Member News: June 2018 Roundup

   
Michaela Holland (AAJA-New York) is an award-winning immersive storyteller who works both as a producer and director on experiential and experimental content. Her current project Face to Face, a three-act installation...

2018 Pre-Convention Google Hangout with SAG-AFTRA

  
Applying for a job? Moving to a different market? Wondering about getting an agent? Have questions about your personal service contract? Questions about safety and security on the job? SAG-AFTRA's got your back! The Asian American Journalists Association’s (AAJA) Small Market Broadcast Journalists Group (

Call for 2019-2020 Officer Nominations

   
Dear AAJA Members,  AAJA will be seeking a slate of new officers for the 2019-2020 term. Electronic voting will begin Wednesday, July 18 with the final results announced at the AAJA Gala Banquet in Houston, TX on Saturday, August 11. We will be electing a President, Vice President of Finance and a...

Announcing the 2018 Facebook Journalism Project Scholarship Recipients

   
The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) is proud to partner with Facebook to establish the Facebook Journalism Project Scholarship, which offers financial assistance for students who aspire to pursue a career in journalism and media. This partnership fosters AAJA’s and Facebook’s commitment to supporting...

Member News: May 2018 Roundup

   
Gita Amar (AAJA-Los Angeles) has been appointed to the California Complete Count Census Committee, Governor Brown's statewide panel of volunteer community members that will guide California’s outreach for the 2020 federal census. She currently works as a senior...

Student Leaders Selected for JCamp 2018

   
Media Contact:Yvonne Leow, AAJA National PresidentEmail: yvonnel@aaja.org San Francisco, CA – The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) has selected talented high school students from across the country to participate in JCamp, a six-day multicultural journalism training...

Asian Pacific Heritage Month 2018: Who's your #inspirasian?

   
It's Asian Pacific Heritage Month, and the Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) is celebrating those phenomenal Asian Americans who inspire our members to do their jobs. We'll share some of our #inspirasians throughout the month, complete with original essays and artwork honoring them. Share your own #inspirasians on social media...

The Latest from The CJ Project: The Border Patrol Files

  
In the latest from The CJ Project, reporter Sarah Macaraeg looks into abuses by the largest federal law enforcement agency, the US Customs and Border Protection (CBP), and the communities affected by their jurisdiction. Read the three stories published in the Guardian's "Border...