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Meet AAJA-NY’s New Student Rep!

Meet AAJA-NY’s New Student Rep!

Emily Tan December 4, 2014 0

Name: Grace Eunhye Lee School/Year/Concentration: Columbia/Masters(1 year)/Broadcast & multimedia Where are you from originally? Pohang, South Korea What was your first experience with AAJA? I heard about the Columbia chapter when I went to

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Vote for the AAJA-NY Student Board Member Today!

Vote for the AAJA-NY Student Board Member Today!

Emily Tan November 6, 2014 0

It’s time to Rock the Vote! (Again.) Voting for the special election for the AAJA-NY Student Board Member position is now open. We have one candidate running unopposed for this spot, though, as usual,

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Meet the Fall 2014 Scholarship Winner: Julia Shu

Meet the Fall 2014 Scholarship Winner: Julia Shu

Emily Tan October 29, 2014 0

Name: Julia Shu Hometown: San Diego, Calif. Why journalism/media? There is something inescapably cool about having a job that has no limits in topics or scope, that means you get to learn about so

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Meet AAJA-NY’s New Membership Committee Chair — Shirley Ng-Lew

Meet AAJA-NY’s New Membership Committee Chair — Shirley Ng-Lew

Emily Tan October 28, 2014 0

Meet the newest member of the AAJA-NY board, Shirley Ng-Lew. She will be serving as our new membership committee chair. Hometown: New York City, specifically, Chinatown. What do you do? I work full-time in

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Call All Student Members! AAJA-NY On Search For Student Rep For Board

Call All Student Members! AAJA-NY On Search For Student Rep For Board

Emily Tan October 8, 2014 0

Calling all student members! Help AAJA-NY meet the needs of its student members—and meet some cool, interesting people along the way. The NY chapter is holding an election to fill a one-year, non-voting board

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Meet the 2014 Internship Scholarship Winner: Courtland Thomas

Meet the 2014 Internship Scholarship Winner: Courtland Thomas

Emily Tan September 1, 2014 0

Name: Courtland Thomas Nickname: Anything from Court to Blair Waldorf to Barack Obama’s Stunt Double. Hometown: Stuart, FL (don’t worry if you’ve never heard of it; your grandparents probably have) Why journalism/media? Words have

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Find Out What Our 2014 Convention Student Scholarship Winners Learned At AAJA14

Find Out What Our 2014 Convention Student Scholarship Winners Learned At AAJA14

aajany August 27, 2014 0

The AAJA convention experience is different for every individual. So this year we asked 2014 convention student scholarship winners Hye-Jin Yun and Tony Chau to share their thoughts on this year’s AAJA convention in

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Meet the 2014 AAJA Convention Scholarship Winners

Meet the 2014 AAJA Convention Scholarship Winners

Emily Tan August 12, 2014 0

AAJA-NY awards scholarships to student and professional members in the chapter to help them with the costs of the annual convention. This year, the chapter awarded two students and six professionals with this prize.

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Euny Hong Breaks Down Korean Pop Culture and Its World Domination In New Book

Euny Hong Breaks Down Korean Pop Culture and Its World Domination In New Book

Emily Tan August 4, 2014 0

While much of the news these days regarding South Korea is of the political nature, it’s hard to ignore that its media, entertainment, and yes, even music, has become more mainstream in recent years.

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Ed Lin Talks About His Latest Book, ‘Ghost Month’

Ed Lin Talks About His Latest Book, ‘Ghost Month’

Emily Tan August 1, 2014 0

Award-winning writer and longtime AAJA member Ed Lin has just released his latest crime novel, “Ghost Month,” now available everywhere. “Publishers Weekly said, “”For a guy who scoffs at the ghosts revered by so

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