Category: Events

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

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  • Meet us virtually at AAJA Fest: August 9-15, 2020

    Meet us virtually at AAJA Fest: August 9-15, 2020

    This year, AAJA is hosting the national convention virtually! Join us on August 9-15, 2020, for the first ever AAJA Fest! #AAJA2020 Registration for early-bird tickets is open now. We would love to see you there. AAJA Chicago sees this as an amazing opportunity to hear from and meet fellow AAPI journalists in the country…

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

    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…

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  • 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…

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  • It’s Trivia Bowl Time!

    AAJA Chicago’s annual charity trivia bowl tournament will be Saturday, November 9. Join us at Jenner & Block’s conference center (353 N. Clark Street) for a spirited competition testing your knowledge on a variety of subjects. General registration will begin soon – stay tuned for more information. If you have questions or would like additional…

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