Student Projects @ UNITY ’12

What: Every four years, UNITY: Journalists of Color, Inc. holds a joint national convention of the four national journalism associations which represent its alliance associations. Dozens of student journalists will work side by side with professionals and mentors to produce solid and innovative journalism across media platforms in a "convergence" newsroom. Where & When: Students … Continue reading Student Projects @ UNITY ’12

Member Spotlight: Cathy Li, Anna Chennault Scholarship Winner

Check out AAJA Philly member Cathy Li's essay, "A constitutional right to free speech, but no right to a job in press," which helped earn her the coveted Anna Chennault Scholarship and a trip to this year's AAJA National Convention. As a freshman at Columbia University, Cathy is pursuing degrees in Anthropology and Economics, with … Continue reading Member Spotlight: Cathy Li, Anna Chennault Scholarship Winner

Aug 6 Event: Meet AAJA Nat’l President Doris Truong

Our next chapter event will be a lunch meeting with AAJA National President Doris Truong on Saturday, Aug. 6. This will be a wonderful opportunity to hear about what AAJA National is doing and to ask Doris any questions about AAJA in general. Doris works at the Washington Post. She will be in Philadelphia for the National … Continue reading Aug 6 Event: Meet AAJA Nat’l President Doris Truong

Fellowship Lead: June 10 Last Day to Apply for AAJA Professional Training Fellowship

June 10 is the last day to apply for the Asian American Journalists Association Professional Training Fellowship, made possible by the support of the Ford Foundation. What: Two fellowships will be awarded to members from each AAJA chapter, to journalists who are currently unemployed or underemployed, to get digital journalism, managerial, and entrepreneurial training in … Continue reading Fellowship Lead: June 10 Last Day to Apply for AAJA Professional Training Fellowship