Navigating Objectivity in Journalism: Virtual Panel – Oct. 21, 6-8 pm CT

Reporters examine how our world view shapes our reporting and how to craft balanced coverage while still telling it like it really is. The news media should be looked to as truth-tellers, devoted to telling it like it is. But as the industry takes a deeper look at just what it means to be objective, … Continue reading Navigating Objectivity in Journalism: Virtual Panel – Oct. 21, 6-8 pm CT

Data Driven: Using Public Information and Google Tools for Storytelling – September 17, 2020, at 6-8:30 pm CT

The Chicago chapter of the Asian American Journalists Association is proud to present a FREE online workshop on data journalism, featuring local journalists Mike Reilley and Jasmine Mithani. 6-7:15 pm: Learn how to build interactive graphics and maps with Google Flourish and scrape data with Google Sheets with Mike Reilley. 7:15-8:30 pm: Learn how to explore data and craft pitches based on … Continue reading Data Driven: Using Public Information and Google Tools for Storytelling – September 17, 2020, at 6-8:30 pm CT

The Summer of Extremes: Racism, Health Inequity and Heat – June 23-25, 2020

In partnership with NABJ Chicago, NAHJ Chicago, Chicago Journalists Association, and Chicago Headline Club, AAJA Chicago is proud to co-sponsor a three-day virtual conference on COVID-19 and the climate crisis, entitled The Summer of Extremes: Racism, Health Inequity and Heat.¬† Please see below for details, and how to get a free ticket. We hope to … Continue reading The Summer of Extremes: Racism, Health Inequity and Heat – June 23-25, 2020

Join us April 26 for AAJA Chicago’s Media Access Workshop

Calling all Chicago community groups, non-profits and activists: Learn how to get your stories in the news. Our free, all-day workshop will cover using social media, pitching decision-makers at local media outlets, writing op-eds and more. Speakers include Jason Knowles, consumer reporter at ABC 7; Marissa Bailey, weekend anchor at CBS 2;¬†Marcia Lythcott, Commentary page … Continue reading Join us April 26 for AAJA Chicago’s Media Access Workshop