Congratulations to AAJA Seattle VP of Programs Jovelle Tamayo, who is being honored by The Seattle Globalist as Visual Journalist of the Year.
The AAJA Seattle Chef Showcase is back this year on Aug. 29, featuring a great lineup of Seattle food and wine to be enjoyed at the top floor of the Columbia Tower at the Columbia Tower Club. Get your tickets today.
AAJA Seattle is pleased to announce that Shirley Qiu will be chapter secretary through 2017, filling a vacated position. Shirley Qiu is a digitally-focused journalist working as Features Producer at The Seattle Times. She graduated from the University of Washington in 2015 with a degree in Journalism and International Studies. Before working at the Times, […]
When we talk about diversity in media, there’s a specific question that often gets lost: Do our newsrooms actually reflect the diversity of the communities we cover? Today, we’re asking that question of newsrooms that primarily cover the Seattle metropolitan area. We know anecdotally that the answer is no, but if we are serious about […]
Photojournalist Jovelle Tamayo is AAJA Seattle’s new Vice President of Programs.
This year, AAJA Seattle received applications from many impressive high school and college students interested in the field of journalism. Of the applications, we’ve chosen four Northwest Journalists of Color scholarship winners and one Founders scholarship winner. The Northwest Journalists of Color scholarship winners will each receive a $1,250 check and an assigned journalism mentor […]