• NYABJ is one of the most active local chapters of the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ), which boasts 3,300 members and is the world’s largest organization for journalists of color. Founded in 1976, NYABJ has a legacy of providing professional and moral support to its members.
  • NYABJ meetings give members the opportunity to interact with media professionals. Shown: Byron Pitts of ABC News 'Nightline' addresses a bi-monthly meeting. Meetings have been held at outlets such as ABC, WNYC, NBC, CNN, CBS, New York Times and AP. (Credit: Chauncey Alcorn)
  • NYABJ events give members a chance to socialize with their media colleagues. Our holiday party saw ABC's The View Co-Host Sunny Hostin joining other journalists in celebrating the season and networking for job opportunities. (Credit: Darrell Hazelwood)
  • NYABJ Member Sarah Glover (2nd from right; with Lester Holt, center) is President of NABJ. She is the social media editor for the NBC-owned television stations. Glover was voted the 7th woman president of the nation’s largest group for minority journalists during the 40th anniversary convention. (Credit: Julie Walker)

I Hear You Sister, I Hear You Brother: Black Creatives Edition

Join Sisters Thrive and Brothers Thrive for I Hear You Sister, I Hear You Brother: Black Creatives Edition on February 27. We invite you to voice your ideas and concerns about mental health and working in a highly demanding, media-facing career. This will be a safe, open-minded space for the public and those who work in a …

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#NABJMillennials PIVOT. CONNECT. BREAKTHROUGH.

Join NABJ’s Young Journalists Task Force for the annual Millennial Media Summit at Columbia University on Saturday, March 2, 2019. This year’s summit features panelists from Axios, Spectrum News, The Grio, Bloomberg, ESSENCE, MSNBC, ABC News and more. Our panels include discussions that focus on making the pivot from traditional to digital media, the state of the …

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NYABJxWNYC February Event & General Body Meeting

FEBRUARY 2019 EVENT & GENERAL BODY MEETING at The Green Space at New York Public Radio 44 Charlton Street NYC 10014 FEBRUARY 5, 2019 6:00 P.M. – 9 P.M. RSVP BY FEBRUARY 1 MEET THE NYABJ BOARD LEARN ABOUT UPCOMING EVENTS NETWORK REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED HEAR FROM OUR GUEST SPEAKERS Kai Wright and Karen Frillmannabout the new social …

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Enter to Win A NABJ Region 1 Conference Registration!

NYABJ is doing a giveaway! Enter today for your chance to win a free registration to the Region I conference. Paid members of NYABJ can win a free registration to the Region I conference ‘Reclaiming Our Story’ Guardians of Our History Since 1619 and the True Responsibility of Black Journalists Today at the Scripps Howard School of …

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