AAJA Seattle officers Sharon Chan and Candace Heckman were elected to national offices yesterday, AAJA officials announced at Friday night’s gala banquet. Chan was elected AAJA National President and Heckman, National Treasurer. Couldn’t make the Gala Banquet? Check out Sharon’s acceptance speech. Yes we Chan!
BREAKING NEWS CHICAGO — The Seattle chapter of the Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) has been named the 2008 Chapter of the Year, recognizing its success in establishing a $100,000 endowment for minority journalism scholarships. Sanjay Bhatt, AAJA Seattle Chapter Co-President, accepted the award on behalf of the chapter. Bhatt co-chaired the past two years’ […]
1) WEDNESDAY at 2 pm at AAJA’s Fundraising meeting. Go to top floor of the hotel and look for the AAJA President’s suite. 2) WEDNESDAY at 4:30 pm before the UNITY CEREMONY, which starts at 5 p.m. in the Skyline Ballroom at McCormick Place West. Look for Chapter Secretary Venice Buhain, who will be outside […]
You want to meet up with fellow AAJA Seattle members. They tell you to meet them at their hotel. But where are they staying? Here’s a map to help you find your way. Once you click on any point, you can move in all directions by clicking and dragging the hand. And if you want […]
On June 18, the Asian American Journalists Association Seattle chapter awarded five promising young men and women scholarships to recognize their talent and encourage their journalism aspirations. AAJA Seattle has been building a pipeline of minority journalists through the Northwest Journalists of Color program since 1986. More than 100 scholarships have been awarded. Previous winners […]
Welcome to AAJA Seattle’s new site, hosted on the WordPress blogging platform. For the past several weeks, I have been working to get a functional site up and running. I apologize in advance for any snafus that you may encounter as you are navigating the site. When the site is fully developed, it will have […]