AAJA Hawai‘i May 2021 Newsletter: Two potential chapter events in the works

May 2021 Newsletter Welcome to AAJA Hawai‘i’s monthly newsletter! Here, you’ll find chapter updates, upcoming events, member bylines and more. If you have a story or career update you want to share with our AAJA family, let us know at hawaii@aaja.org! Chapter Updates and Announcements The board met virtually on May 12 and discussed its … Read more

AAJA Hawai‘i April 2021 Newsletter: Applications open for AAJA scholarships, leadership programs

April 2021 Newsletter Welcome to AAJA Hawai‘i’s monthly newsletter! Here, you’ll find chapter updates, upcoming events, member bylines and more.If you have a story or career update you want to share with our AAJA family, let us know athawaii@aaja.org! Chapter Updates and Announcements The board did not meet this month and will instead meet in … Read more

AAJA National Board’s Message on Allyship for our Black Colleagues

The Asian American Journalists Association stands in solidarity with our black colleagues during this challenging time. Just as we stand up to racism against Asian American and Pacific Islander communities, we stand up to racism against the black community, including the targeted and violent actions toward journalists of color during the protests of the last week. … Read more

AAJA launches task force to aid journalists covering Pacific Islander communities

The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) has created the Pacific Islander Task Force in an effort to increase engagement, understanding, and awareness of Pacific Islander membership within AAJA. This is to ensure the organization fulfills its mission to serve all AAPI journalists by recognizing and uplifting Pacific Islanders. The task force aims to represent the indigenous peoples … Read more

AAJA20 Convention & COVID-19

We hope this finds you as well as can be. AAJA firmly believes in our collective strength as a community, and as such, the health and safety and well-being of our members come first. We are closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation, in order to determine an ethically, organizationally, and financially responsible decision for our AAJA … Read more