Due to a low response, this event will be postponed until early 2013.
Celebrate the end of the year and enjoy the holiday spirit with fellow AAJA journalists and members! NAHJ and NABJ will also be joining us at The Banshee in Dorchester.
When: Wednesday, Dec. 12, at 7 p.m.
Where: 934 Dorchester Avenue, Boston, MA 02125
The Banshee in Dorchester
**Street parking available.
For public transportation, the location is about a five minute walk from the JFK/UMass stop on the Red Line.
This year, we decided not to have a cover charge, so food and drinks will not be provided.Please join us and let us know if you have any questions.
Send any questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are very excited to see you all!
– Shirley, Shirley, and Swati
AAJA is hosting an event focusing on different innovative initiatives in journalism and digital media. We will discuss start ups and efforts at various media labs to see anything new that is happening in the field of journalism.
RadioBDC: This radio station, for Boston.com, was launched earlier this year and has been extremely popular. Chris Ratty, a driving force behind the project, will speak to the creative efforts behind the scenes.
MuckRock: Looking to file a Freedom of Information request? MuckRock provides a service for journalists to easily acquire documents.
Mashery: RSS feeds are old news. Learn how this company is helping digital media companies share their content across multiple platforms using APIs. Here’s a video that explains more: http://vimeo.com/49392667
Date: Thursday, Oct. 25 at 7 p.m.
Location: The Media Lab at The Boston Globe, 135 Morrissey Blvd.
Food will be provided.
The Boston Globe has a reporting opening in the Business section. It’s a specialty beat covering stories at the intersection of business and government. Candidates should be experienced reporters who are something of a newshound in both areas of business and government. Must be able to handle dailies and also deliver enterprise stories. Interested? Contact Paula Bouknight at the Globe: email@example.com
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 paid internship places reporter-interns in our Metro, Business, Living/Arts, and Sports departments; the photo intern shoots stills and video for all sections, the design intern creates sections fronts and information graphics for print and online, and the copy editing intern works on local, national, foreign and business copy. We provide guidance and direction, as well as a writing coach dedicated to the interns. Globe interns produce every day and finely polish their journalism skills over the summer.
The application deadline is Nov. 1. More information on the program and an application can be accessed from our website: www.bostonglobe.com/newsintern.
WGBH Educational Foundation
In accordance with WGBH’s Diversity Program and their commitment to equal employment opportunities, here is a list of WGBH’s most recent job postings along with the job descriptions of the newest openings. For further information, please visit the Careers website at http://www.wgbh.org/about/employmentOpportunities.cfm.
Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply online via the Careers website. If candidates are unable to apply online, please mail cover letter and resume to the following address:
WGBH Educational Foundation
Human Resources Department
10 Guest Street
Boston, MA 02135
WGBH Boston informs, inspires, and entertains millions through public broadcasting, the web, educational multimedia, and access services for blind and deaf awareness.
At stake for Michele? Three dozen homemade tamales — reportedly “famous, incredibly light and delicious.”
At stake for me? Three dozen items selected to represent each of AAJA’s 21 chapters (wasabi Pringles for AAJA-Asia
, Celestial Seasonings for AAJA-Denver
But, really, we all win. The higher the turnout, the more people we can all meet and learn from.
So, what are you waiting for? If you want top-notch journalism training, get registered no