AAJA Convention News

New Attendee Mixer
A mixer will be held for first-time conventiongoers. This is Wednesday from 4 to 5 p.m.
Immigration Plenary
We have a really interesting plenary on the timely topic of immigration. This is early Thursday, but some heavy-hitters are participating. There is no counter-programming, so please make an effort to attend.
Career Fair
Be prepared with updated resumes/portfolios and to hit the career fair early and often. The career fair is open 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday and Friday.

General Membership Meeting
Friday, August 12, 11:45am to 1:30pm
Skyline Room/Level 2, COBO Center, Detroit, MI
Also, we’ll be handing out the awards for 2011 Member of the Year, President of the Year and Chapter of the Year.
Someone you know is going to take home a plaque, so please come congratulate them in person.
The meeting agenda is posted here: http://www.aaja.org/membership/meeting2011/
AAJA 2012 Men’s Calendar
The AAJA Broadcasters: 2012 Men’s Calendar is out and on sale for $15 in the AAJA E-Store: http://aaja.myshopify.com/.

They’ll also be on sale at the convention in Detroit at the Career Fair & Expo and Silent Auction.
Plus, some of the men will be at both locations to autograph your copy of the calendar!

The calendar features the following men of AAJA:

  • George Kiriyama
  • Howard Chen
  • Shawn Chitnis
  • Chris Nguyen
  • Chris Jose
  • Brian Tong
  • Randall Yip
  • Toan Lam
  • Lloyd LaCuesta
  • Archith Seshadri
  • Owen Lei
  • Stanton Tang
  • Kenny Choi
  • Sean Dobie
  • Frank Buckley
  • Anish Shroff