PANEL DISCUSSION: Real Journalists. Real Talk.

Join the New England chapter of the Asian American Journalists Association for a timely discussion about the news industry.

“Demystifying the Media: Real Talk with Real Journalists about Real News”

WHO: Top reporters and editors from The Boston Globe, NBC Boston, WHDH-TV, Sampan Newspaper and the New England Sports Network.

WHEN: Thursday, Nov. 29 at 5:15 p.m.

WHERE: Pao Arts Center, 99 Albany Street, Boston

This event is being hosted in partnership with the Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center and Bunker Hill Community College.

More details on the AAJA-NE Facebook page.

APPLY NOW: Sports Journalism Scholarship

Attention aspiring sports journalists:

The Asian American Journalists Association has a terrific scholarship opportunity named in honor of New England’s own trailblazing sports journalist Al Young. 

The scholarship provides up to $2,000 to Asian American/Pacific Islander students interested in sports reporting or other sports media-related professions.

If you’re interested, DON’T DELAY! Deadline is December 9.

DETAILS HERE.

CALLING ALL YOUNG JOURNOS: Join us for our fall mixer Nov. 9 at BU!

It’s that time of the year…..

The New England chapter of the Asian American Journalists Association is holding its fall mixer for college students, recent graduates and young journalists on Friday, Nov. 9 from 6 to 8 p.m.

We’re gathering in the newsroom of Boston University’s student newspaper, located at 708 Commonwealth Avenue (right underneath Insomnia Cookies).

This informal event is a chance to meet other young reporters and build some lasting connections as you start to navigate the industry. Chapter leaders will also be on hand to talk about some of the mentorship/scholarship programs AAJA has to offer.

Also: FREE FOOD!

More details on our Facebook page.

Hope to see you there!

FREE EVENT: Resume workshop at Boston University

Applying for internships or jobs soon?

Come chat one-on-one with professional broadcast, print and online journalists and get advice to make sure you stand out from the pack!

Wednesday, Oct. 24 from 6-8 p.m.
Boston University’s College of Communication
640 Commonwealth Avenue, Room 209

We’ll have reporters from the Boston Globe, WBUR, NBC10, NBC Sports Boston and more on hand.

Please bring your RESUME, WORK SAMPLES AND REELS (on your own laptops) to be critiqued.

All students are invited to participate in this FREE EVENT and stay afterward to enjoy PIZZA AND REFRESHMENTS.

This event is co-sponsored by Boston University and the local chapters of the Asian American Journalists Association, the National Association of Black Journalists and the National Association of Hispanic Journalists.

Email aaja.newengland@gmail.com with any questions, or visit our Facebook event page.

See you there!

EVENT: New England chapter mixer at The Boston Globe on June 21

Join the New England chapter of AAJA for an after-work social at The Boston Globe’s new downtown office on Thursday, June 21.

It’ll be a chance to reconnect ahead of August’s convention in Houston as well as an opportunity to meet current and former members of VOICES, AAJA’s summer training program for college journalists, which is hosting reunions in cities across the country this month.

Also: newsroom tours and pizzas!

Full details HERE:
https://www.facebook.com/events/251657218909870/

Note: SPACE IS LIMITED so please RSVP to thomas.t.oide@gmail.com by June 14.

Hope to see you there!