PARTING WORDS: AAJA-LA President steps down, thinks ahead

My AAJA experience has come full circle indeed: my very first AAJA convention was the one in Los Angeles in 1993 – and 17 years later, I co-chaired this year’s national convention. I was an AAJA scholarship winner; now – I oversee the very scholarship program that gave me my

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AAJA-LA 2011 Chapter board!

Hello La Chapter!! Here are your candidates for the 2011 AAJA-LA Chapter board!! Are you a member of the Los Angeles Chapter of AAJA?  Then make sure you vote! This year we only had one person run for each officer position.  Vote your support for — or against — the

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Calling for Nominations!!! — AAJA 2011 LA Chapter ELECTIONS

Greetings AAJA – LA Chapter!! We’re calling for nominations for the 2011 AAJA LA Chapter Board. Nomination DEADLINE:  October 15th, 2010. Fresh from hosting one of the most successful AAJA conventions ever, the LA Chapter is now looking for interested, highly motivated people looking to give back to AAJA and take

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INTERNSHIP: Fine-tune your skills with the Boston Globe

The Boston Globe runs one of the top programs in the nation, giving 10 interns the opportunity to work as reporters, as well as photographer, designer or copy editor. The 12-week program places reporter-interns in our Metro, Business, Living/Arts, and Sports departments; the photo intern shoots stills and video for

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MENTORSHIP: Become a mentor, make a positive impact

Do you remember your first journalism job? Those rookie mistakes. Those hard-knock lessons that come from being a beginner. Do you have an interest in helping a college student, recent grad, or AAJA member in their first journalism job avoid those same mistakes? AAJA has created a national mentorship program

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SCHOLARSHIP: Application deadline November 3

Applications are now being accepted for AAJA scholarships for the 2010-2011 school year. Click here for the scholarship form. The Los Angeles chapter of the Asian American Journalists Association awards up to $10,000 in scholarships each year to deserving students who reside in Southern California or attend universities in the Greater

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Job Posting – Local News Reporter – Desert Sun

The Desert Sun is looking for a talented reporter who can inject urgency, sophistication and new storytelling techniques into our local report. We’re a Gannett newspaper in beautiful Palm Springs , a richly diverse market situated in Southern California . We have an immediate opening in our Local News Operation for a reporter who has

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How to land your first journalism job – May 15

Asian American Journalists Association’s Los Angeles Chapter invites you to workshop for students: “HOW TO LAND YOUR FIRST JOURNALISM JOB: ADVICE FROM INDUSTRY INSIDERS” Are you a graduating senior who wants to work in journalism or media? Or are you looking for your first internship at a newspaper, television/radio station, or website?

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Summer Internship- Interactive Content (Foxsports.com)

Requisition # :FNG19166 Job Title :Job Category :Internships Summer Internship- Interactive Content (Foxsports.com) Company :Fox Broadcasting Company Division :Foxsports.com State :California City :Los Angeles External Job Description :Summer Internship- Interactive Content (Foxsports.com) Description of the department: The Editorial team is responsible for publishing the content on the FOXSports.com site. We

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