New York Association of Black Journalists

NYABJ Scholarship & Awards Banquet

Posted on: August 26th, 2014 by Julie Walker

 

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The New York Association of Black Journalists

Presents Our Annual Scholarship and Awards Banquet

Lifetime Achievement Award Recipients

CBS' Dana Tyler

and

former New York Daily News Columnist Clem Richardson

We will remember WNBC reporter John Noel

and

honor New York Times Executive Editor Dean Baquet

We will present scholarships to two college students,

who were graduates of NYABJ's First Take high school journalism workshop.

And we will hand out awards to the best journalists in television, radio, print and online.

 Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014
6 to 9 pm

 Time-Life Building
1271 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10020

**Event will benefit NYABJ's High School Journalism Workshop and scholarship fund.

 

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FIRST TAKE GO FUND ME CAMPAIGN UNDERWAY

Posted on: August 26th, 2014 by Julie Walker

 

CALL FOR AWARDS ENTRIES EXTENDED TO JULY 7

Posted on: June 3rd, 2014 by Julie Walker

 

New York Association of Black Journalists

 CALL FOR AWARDS ENTRIES  NOW EXTENDED TO JULY 7

 

banquet

 

Dear Fellow Journalists:

 

We are extending the deadline date for you to send in your awards entries. You now have until July 7 to get them in. Click on the link below for rules and entry details.

 

The New York Association of Black Journalists (NYABJ) Awards recognizes exemplary coverage of people or issues in the African/African American Diaspora. The competition is open to all professional (staff and freelance) journalists in print, broadcast or online new media. Only work originally published or broadcast during the judging period of October 2, 2012 through October 2, 2013 is eligible for consideration.

 

Entries will be disqualified if they fail to follow the rules and eligibility requirements of their designated category.

 

CLICK HERE FOR A DOWNLOAD OF THE 2014 NYABJ CONTEST RULES

 

 

Black Media Startups

Posted on: June 3rd, 2014 by Julie Walker

 

Tow-Knight Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism

&

NYABJ

present

Black Media Startups

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

219 West 40th Street, New York, NY

 

Join us for BLACK MEDIA STARTUPS, a solutions-focused dialogue that will prepare aspiring and current entrepreneurs to launch and grow businesses. You’ll learn from the experiences of African American journalists who have founded startups, discover resources available for early stage entrepreneurs, gain a deeper understanding of challenges unique to people of color and strategies for overcoming them.

 

PRESENTERS:

 

Andaiye Taylor, a 2014 Tow-Knight Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism Fellow, former director of content marketing at Bit.ly and founder of Brick City Live

 

Kelly Virella, an award-winning reporter, former Silicon Valley technologist and founder the soon-to-launch, long-form magazine Longview

 

Linda Villarosa, a former New York Times and Essence magazine editor and writer, director of the Journalism Program at City College and founder of the CCNY-Amsterdam News Urban Digital Media Lab

 

Chris Rabb, an adjunct professor at Temple University's Fox School of Business, 2014 Philadaelphia TEDx speaker, 2013 Knight Foundation BMe Leadership Award recipient and author of Invisible Capital: How Unseen Forces Shape Entrepreneurial Opportunity

 

 RSVP 

NYABJ Upcoming Events & News

Posted on: April 30th, 2014 by Julie Walker

 

Great News: NYABJ is once again a finalist for Chapter of the Year from the National Association of Black Journalists. Last year we won! Let's all try and go to the NABJ convention in Boston and see if we win again.  

 

 

Upcoming Events:

 

May 1 NAHJ-NYC has included NYABJ in a learning event with LinkedIn. RSVP link 

 

May 6 Members only NYABJ X MoCADA Mixer.
Check your email for invitations.

 

May 22 Save the Date: NYABJ members only Google learn & network event. Invitations will go out shortly.

 

NYABJ awards competition deadline for entries is June 1. Apply Here  

 

Join NYABJ

 

 

 

Thursday, May 1, 2014 from 6:00 to 9:00 PM

New York, NY

Click here to RSVP

NAHJ and NYABJ Spring Mixer

Posted on: April 23rd, 2014 by Julie Walker No Comments

 

NAHJ NYC & NYABJ Spring Mixer - April 29

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 from 6:30 to 11:00 PM

New York, NY

Click here to RSVP

 

 

 

Chat-N-Chew with Soledad O'Brian

Join NYABJ for our next installment of our "Chat-N-Chew" series featuring SOLEDAD O'BRIEN, KIM BONDY and CRISTAL WILLIAMS CHANCELLOR.

NYABJ & Al Jazeera America Presents:

Women in Media Leadership & Entrepreneurship
– a "Chat & Chew" event with:
Soledad O’Brien, Al Jazeera America Special Correspondent & CEO of Starfish Media
Kim Bondy, Al Jazeera America Senior Executive Producer, America Tonight
Cristal Willams Chancellor, Senior Producer, Women’s Media Center

April 15th – Columbia Journalism School
6-7:30 p.m. Reception
7:30 – 9 p.m. Panel discussion

***Admission is free and open to the general public. Please RSVP by Thursday March 14th at 5 PM for the security list.*** 

RSVP here:

http://www.eventbrite.com/e/nyabj-chat-n-chew-series-women-in-media-leadership-entrepreneurship-tickets-11094003463?aff=eorg

CALL FOR AWARDS ENTRIES

Posted on: March 30th, 2014 by admin No Comments

 

New York Association of Black Journalists

CALL FOR AWARDS ENTRIES

Dear Fellow Journalists:

The New York Association of Black Journalists (NYABJ) Awards recognizes exemplary coverage of people or issues in the African/African American Diaspora. The competition is open to all professional (staff and freelance) journalists in print, broadcast or online new media. Only work originally published or broadcast during the judging period of October 2, 2012 through October 2, 2013 is eligible for consideration.

 

Entries will be disqualified if they fail to follow the rules and eligibility requirements of their designated category.

 

Contest Rules

NYABJ Members Only Networking Event with CBS

Posted on: March 29th, 2014 by admin No Comments

 

NYABJ Members Only: CBS Networking Event

New York Association of Black Journalists (NYABJ)

Thursday, April 3, 2014 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)

New York, NY

This is a members only event. Invitations and event codes were emailed to members.