ROUND 1: CURRENT EVENTS 1. To support a U.S. bid to host the 2016 Olympics, President Obama spoke at a meeting of the International Olympic Committee. What U.S. city was bidding for the Olympics? Chicago 2. That U.S. city failed to the clear the first round. What city ultimately won
On October 9, 2009, Los Angeles area journalists, lawyers and corporate sponsors gathered at the Japanese American National Museum for the 15th annual Asian American Journalists Association Los Angeles Chapter Trivia Bowl.
The Los Angeles Chapter of AAJA is pleased to announce six winners in this year’s competition for local scholarships, with awards totaling $9,000. The applicants were asked to submit a resume, an official school transcript, two letters of recommendation, a short essay and work samples. Students were selected on the
With more than 20 teams, the competition was fierce among newspaper, television stations and community groups. Last year, the team of Fong & Chun and the law offices of Stuart Folinsky scored 70 of a possible 100 points, defeating 20 other entrants for first place and possession of the coveted
By Joyce Chen GLENDALE, Calif. — When lawyers and journalists are put in the same room, there is usually cause for large amounts of tension and heated debate. At the Asian American Journalists Association’s 14th annual Trivia Bowl held on Friday, Oct. 17, 25 teams battled it out over five