AAJA Hawaii Chapter Meeting
June 12, 2016
Call to Order: 11:12 a.m.
Attendance: Linda Dela Cruz, Jason Ubay, Kristen Wong
Approval of the minutes: May 2016 minutes were approved.
President’s Report: Noelle’s scholarship will be discussed in New Business.
Vice President’s Report: Linda in the process of transitioning treasurer duties with Stan.
New Business: Scholarship for Noelle. Wes is proposing $600. Report about what she learned. Find a date of when she is available to speak at the board meeting. Invite UH and HPU and KCC students and teachers. This will cover airfare. Separate event from the meeting. Event in September, during or after convention. Have Noelle tweet live, post to Facebook. Editor in chief of Ka Leo last school year. Possible venues: UH, Capitol, Elks Club, Box Jelly, Real Office Centers, Mark’s Garage, HPU, State Library, Gordon Biersch, Atherton Place, Japanese Cultural Center. $600 to be used for airfare. Voted in favor at meeting with quorum. Tentative date: Sept. 12-16
Old Business: Casino event was scrapped. Silent Auction. Linda update in email. Hyatt Regency from Waikiki, Outrigger, Aston/Aqua.
Social media posting. Editorial calendar throwback thursdays. National news. Member stories. Profiles of people. Posts on Fridays. Events as they come. Meeting reminders. Job opportunities. Journalism.
Next meeting: July 10 at 11 a.m.
Adjournment: 12:25 p.m.