• 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)

NYABJxSchomburg

NYABJxSchomburg Thursday, February 22 at 4:45 PM – 8:30 PM Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Library The New York Association of Black Journalists is excited to host a special February Black History Month program at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem on Thursday, Feb. 22, beginning …

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JOIN US FOR THE NABJ REGION I CONFERENCE APRIL 13&14

JOIN NYABJ FOR THE NABJ REGION I CONFERENCE GLOBAL DIVERSITY SUMMIT & JOB FAIR April 13 – 14 New York City, N.Y. A synergy of best practices for a growing multicultural landscape in the digital age Register Online at http://www.nabjnyc18.com/ More info and schedule available at www.nabjnyc18.com/ In person registration available onsite Sponsorship opportunities Johann Calhoun, NABJ Region …

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DID YOU MISS IT? Watch NYABJ’s Conversation with New York Times Executive Editor Dean Baquet and Masthead Editor Carolyn Ryan (January 2018)

Photo courtesy NYABJ Parliamentarian Monica Peters, Livestream by NYABJ member-at-large Ayofemi Kirby. Watch here. Thank you to Dean Baquet, Carolyn Ryan and  The New York Times for hosting our first NYABJ meeting of 2018! We had a full house and sold out event.  Thank you to all who attended and for supporting the mission of …

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Congratulations to our new NYABJ Executive Board 2018-2020

2018-2020 NYABJ Executive Board Julie Walker, President, AP Chauncey Alcorn, VP Print, Mic Alexander Quince, VP Broadcast, WABC Bianca Flowers, Treasurer, Investopedia Stephanie Guerilus, Secretary, Freelance Monica Peters, Parliamentarian, Freelance Deputy Board Members Marisa Palmer, Deputy Secretary, Business Insider Natasha Lucas, Deputy Treasurer, VSP Global   *Photo shared courtesy Greg Thompson, Jr.

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NYABJ General Body Meeting Agenda January 16, 2018

      New York Association of Black Journalists NYABJ General Body Meeting Agenda January 16, 2018 New York Times   6 p.m.-9:00 p.m. Welcome: Julie Walker president NYABJ   Introduction of New York Times Executive Editor Dean Baquet and Masthead Editor Carolyn Ryan   III. Discussion with Dean Baquet and Carolyn Ryan   Q&A …

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