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AAJA Hawaii College Night 2019

AAJA College Night
Saturday, February 23 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.  
88 Piikoi Street
Honolulu, HI 96814
Seating is limited. RSVP by Thursday, February 21
Parking: Parking entrance is on the makai bound lane of Piikoi Street halfway down the block on the right.

AAJA members: free
Non-AAJA members: $5

Questions? Call (808) 383-9365.

AAJA will provide pizza and drinks.
Check-in starts at 5 p.m.

There will be a tour of the KHON2 studios and you will watch the 6 p.m. KHON2 newscast.
There will be an opportunity for questions and answers.

Visit the following link to register:


IRE media training coming to Honolulu


IRE will bring its acclaimed watchdog workshop series to Honolulu, on Saturday, Feb. 9. Get a free (or extended) one-year IRE membership and all-day training on how to ramp up your watchdog skills at the workshop co-hosted by The University of Hawaii School of Communications; Society of Professional Journalists–Hawaii Chapter; Asian American Journalists Association–Hawaii Chapter; and Media Council Hawaii.

You’ll learn tips from some of the top investigative journalists from print, TV and online newsrooms. Our speakers are Cody Winchester and Charles Minshew, both from IRE & NICAR; Bigad Shaban from NBC Bay Area; John Hill from Honolulu Civil Beat; and Brian Black of Civil Beat Law Center for Public Interest.

Sessions are designed for all journalists looking to improve their data and reporting skills. Freelancers and students are also encouraged to attend.

Registration includes a one-year IRE membership, giving you access to reporting tipsheets, training resources and more. Current members receive a one-year extension. 

In addition, you may register for hands-on spreadsheet training on Sunday, Feb. 10, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. This beginner class teaches you how to use spreadsheets to find stories. Reserve your spot today, as space in the computer lab is limited.

Find additional information, including the schedule, pricing and registration details, athttps://www.ire.org/events-and-training/event/4115.We encourage you to share this with any colleagues who might be interested.

This program is made possible thanks to support from the Ethics & Excellence in Journalism Foundation.

We look forward to seeing you in Honolulu on Feb. 9!

Internship with ESPN

Greetings AAJA Hawaii,

Hope everyone had a good holiday season and Happy New Year!

Michael Huang from ESPN and co-chair of the AAJA Sports Task Force affinity group, would like you all to help the STF put the word out for an internship with ESPN we are offering through AAJA. The link is here for the AAJA page:https://www.aaja.org/espn_aaja_stf_internship.

Kristen Wong

2019 AAJA Hawaii Chapter Secretary

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