• 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 at Berkeley College – Brooklyn Location 255 Duffield St, Brooklyn, NY 11201 We invite you to voice your ideas and concerns about mental health and working in a highly demanding, media-facing career. This will be …

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JOB OPPORTUNITY: FIRST TAKE HIGH SCHOOL JOURNALISM WORKSHOP

HIRING: Journalism Instructor FIRST TAKE Six weeks $1,500.00   FIRST TAKE seeks a dynamic, organized, and innovative journalism director(s) for the fall 2019 semester at CUNY J-School every Saturday for 6 weeks beginning in late September early October. Interested candidates please email info@firsttakenyc.com   Established in 1988, FIRST TAKE is a free six-week high school journalism …

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MARCH 2019 GENERAL BODY MEETING

The New York Association of Black Journalists invites you to our MARCH 2019 GENERAL BODY MEETING Tuesday, March 26, 2019 6:30PM to 9:30PM at LMHQ 150 Broadway 20th floor NY, NY 10038 THIS MEETING IS FOR PAID MEMBERS OF NYABJ ONLY. WE ARE RENTING A SPACE TO HOLD THIS GENERAL BODY MEETING TO FOCUS ON …

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Register Now For The NABJ 2019 Convention In Miami

  Fight The Power: Press Forward with Passion and Purpose The excitement is building for the upcoming NABJ19 Convention & Career Fair to be held on Aug. 7-11 at the JW Marriott Miami Turnberry Resort & Spa. The 2019 NABJ Annual Convention & Career Fair is the premier venue for journalism education, career development and …

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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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