Latest Heartland story makes it a trifecta — print, television and, now, radio

Latest Heartland story makes it a trifecta — print, television and, now, radio

By Bobby Calvan   06.05.2014

By Bobby Caina Calvan | The Heartland Project MANILA — The Heartland Project’s first package (about diversity and high school proms) was in partnership with a newspaper. Soon after, we filed a story distributed


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High Schooler overcomes travails to graduate, ready to face next challenges

High Schooler overcomes travails to graduate, ready to face next challenges

By Bobby Calvan   05.24.2014

By Bobby Caina Calvan | Heartland Project LINCOLN, Neb. – Je’Kerra Hopper is 18 years old and has a story of personal struggle. For a while, she wondered if she had the will to


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Heartland Hosts Free Media Access Workshop on Thursday, May 21 in Omaha

Heartland Hosts Free Media Access Workshop on Thursday, May 21 in Omaha

By AAJA National   05.02.2014

The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) and the National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association (NLGJA) ) in partnership with Urban League Nebraska invite nonprofit leaders and business owners to learn how to get your stories in the news.


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Diversity in Lincoln, Neb., through the lens of high school proms and teens

Diversity in Lincoln, Neb., through the lens of high school proms and teens

By Bobby Calvan   04.19.2014

By Bobby Caina Calvan | Heartland Project LINCOLN, Neb. – The assignment was straightforward: Produce a story about the growing diversity in the Cornhusker State’s capital city. Certainly, we could have gone straight to


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AAJA and NLGJA Hire Bobby Caina Calvan As Heartland Project Reporter

AAJA and NLGJA Hire Bobby Caina Calvan As Heartland Project Reporter

By AAJA National   02.13.2014

The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) has hired Bobby Caina Calvan, a former national political writer in the Boston Globe’s Washington bureau, as the lead reporter for the Heartland Project, a joint initiative led


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Meet the Heartland Project’s Advisory Council

Meet the Heartland Project’s Advisory Council

By AAJA National   12.23.2013

AAJA has partnered with the National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association (NLGJA) to increase media coverage of racial minorities and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) communities in Nebraska. The project is called “Diverse and


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Job Opportunity: Heartland Multimedia Freelancer

Job Opportunity: Heartland Multimedia Freelancer

By Kathy Chow   12.10.2013

             Asian American Journalists Association/National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association Heartland Project Job Title: Multimedia Freelancer Department: Heartland Project Reports To: Editor Status: Nonexempt PROJECT The Asian American Journalists


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Job Opportunity: Heartland Freelance Reporter

Job Opportunity: Heartland Freelance Reporter

By Kathy Chow   12.10.2013

             Asian American Journalists Association/National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association Heartland Project Job Title: Freelance Reporter Department: Heartland Project Reports To: Editor Status: Nonexempt   PROJECT The Asian American


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Job Opportunity: Heartland Editor

Job Opportunity: Heartland Editor

By Kathy Chow   12.10.2013

             Asian American Journalists Association/National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association Heartland Project Job Title: Editor Department: Heartland Project Reports To: Heartland Project Advisory Council and Affiliate Editors/Managers Status: Nonexempt


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Job Opportunity: Heartland Reporter

Job Opportunity: Heartland Reporter

By Kathy Chow   11.18.2013

             Asian American Journalists Association/National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association Heartland Project Job Description Job Title: Reporter Department: Heartland Project Reports To: Editor Status: Nonexempt PROJECT The Asian American


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