Alumni Testimonial: What ELP Taught Me

Alumni Testimonial: What ELP Taught Me

By AAJA National   11.28.2016

“I used to think that nothing important in life would come with a manual, but AAJA’s Executive Leadership Program has proved me wrong.  I entered the ELP with a decade of listless wandering as


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Meet the New VOICES Program Directors for 2017-2018

Meet the New VOICES Program Directors for 2017-2018

By AAJA National   10.17.2016

AAJA congratulates the new VOICES Program Co-Directors for 2017 and 2018, Maya Sugarman and Jessie Tseng! VOICES serves as a multimedia journalism fellowship for college and graduate students, as well as a mid-career leadership program


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ELP Bootcamp at CUNY

ELP Bootcamp at CUNY

By AAJA National   10.14.2016

Registration for AAJA’s Executive Leadership Bootcamp has concluded Join AAJA for a one-day professional and career development bootcamp. Set your goals for 2017! The next generation of media leaders can’t just have a strong journalism


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Participants in FOX News segment recount encounters with correspondent

Participants in FOX News segment recount encounters with correspondent

By Bobby Calvan   10.12.2016

By Vivian Wang VOICES Staff Before last week, Qanta Shimizu didn’t know who Jesse Watters was – even after the FOX correspondent with “The O’Reilly Factor” approached Shimizu with a microphone on the street


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Sports Journalism Institute Now Accepting Applications for 2017

Sports Journalism Institute Now Accepting Applications for 2017

By AAJA National   09.21.2016

THE APPLICATION DEADLINE HAS PASSED College students interested in sports journalism can get specialized training, a paid sports news internship, a scholarship and industry contacts through the 2017 Sports Journalism Institute (SJI). The Associated


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What VOICES Meant to Me: Clare Ramirez, VOICES 2016

What VOICES Meant to Me: Clare Ramirez, VOICES 2016

By AAJA National   09.14.2016

  What I didn’t expect about VOICES is the way it changed me as a journalist. I was taken out of my comfort zone, which is good because in this setting, I had mentors


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Now Open: VOICES Program Director Application for 2017-2018

Now Open: VOICES Program Director Application for 2017-2018

By AAJA National   09.09.2016

APPLY FOR THE 2017-2018 VOICES PROGRAM DIRECTOR POSITION DEADLINE: Friday, September 23, 2016 at 11:59 PM PDT.     Have you ever wanted to be an integral part of the VOICES college program and


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Highlights from VOICES 2016

Highlights from VOICES 2016

By AAJA National   09.07.2016

  This year, 16 students were selected to take part in the VOICES program during the AAJA convention in Las Vegas from August 8-13. Eight journalists volunteered to take part as mentors and editors.


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EXTENDED: 2016 Dinah Eng Leadership Fellowship Application Now Open

EXTENDED: 2016 Dinah Eng Leadership Fellowship Application Now Open

By AAJA National   07.25.2016

  The Dinah Eng Leadership Fellowship widens opportunities for mid-career AAJA members pursuing the strategies and skills needed to enter news management and advance within its ranks. Fellows receive up to $1,000 for leadership


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W.K. Kellogg Foundation Awards AAJA $400,000 Grant for New Criminal Justice Reporting Project

W.K. Kellogg Foundation Awards AAJA $400,000 Grant for New Criminal Justice Reporting Project

By AAJA National   07.19.2016

Media Contact: Kathy Chow AAJA Executive Director 415-346-2051 ext 106 kathyc@oldsite.aaja.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JULY 19, 2016 San Francisco, CA – The W.K. Kellogg Foundation has awarded the Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) a $400,000


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