ABC7-WLS will be the host of AAJA-Chicago's broadcast internship for summer 2015. The application for the Linda Yu Broadcast Scholarship, in honor of the chapter's founder and ABC7's veteran newscaster, is now available. The deadline to apply is Dec. 15. The 10 to 12 week internship comes with a $2,500 stipend awarded by AAJA-Chicago in … Continue reading ABC7-WLS to Host AAJA-Chicago’s Linda Yu Broadcast Internship for Summer 2015
It's time for AAJA-Chicago's annual trivia bowl, where the city's brightest minds compete to see who knows the most minutiae about subjects like American history, sports and movies. The proceeds endow our scholarship fund, which provides stipends to college students completing summer internships at local media outlets. Last year, the trivia bowl raised more than … Continue reading It’s Trivia Bowl time! Register today!
The Chicago chapter of the Asian American Journalists Association is pleased to offer a college student or very recent graduate the opportunity to spend the summer working at the Chicago Tribune. You must be an AAJA member to apply. The “World's Greatest Newspaper” is the leading news source in Chicago and the Midwest and students … Continue reading Chicago Tribune internship offered by AAJA Chicago for summer 2015
AAJA Chicago's popular resume critique event is back in time for summer internship application deadlines! Students are invited to meet with hiring managers from Chicago's finest news organizations, including Chicago Tribune, CBS2, WBEZ and DNAinfo.com Chicago. Bring your resume, clips and portfolios. Do not forget to bring your laptop if your materials require it. This … Continue reading Students! Meet with hiring managers at AAJA Chicago’s 2014 resume event
BY HAILEY LEEThere is no doubt that I have become a better journalist thanks to my reporting internship at Crain’s Chicago Business. And it is all because the Crain’s family treated me as a professional, fully contributing member of the newsroom.In the ten weeks there, I wrote more than 45 breaking news and enterprise stories … Continue reading A ‘front seat’ to Chicago for AAJA summer intern