2013 AAJA-Philadelphia Executive Summary

The AAJA-Philadelphia chapter had a good year in 2013! We increased our membership, held a successful story-pitching event, gave out three scholarships, played a role as a media watchdog, and visited two places to learn more about our area. Please read below for more details.  Highlights of 2013 Our Nov. 9 First Pitch event, held … Continue reading 2013 AAJA-Philadelphia Executive Summary

2011 Executive Summary

2011 was a great year for AAJA-Philadelphia! The chapter doubled its membership, hosted more events -- including a successful “Interviewing Techniques” workshop with two Pulitzer Prize winners – as well as helped to send three members to the national convention in Detroit, and re-launched its Mentorship Program. Major accomplishments in 2011 –> Our Oct. 22 … Continue reading 2011 Executive Summary

2010 Executive Summary

This year marked a period of change and rejuvenation for AAJA-Philadelphia. Julie Shaw, a reporter at the Philadelphia Daily News, took charge of the presidency at the end of March. Michelle Lee, then a reporter at The Press of Atlantic City, took on the role of treasurer. Steve Bien-Aime, editor at FOXSports.com, stayed on as national board representative, providing the … Continue reading 2010 Executive Summary