• 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)

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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April 13-14, 2018: NABJ Region I Conference in NYC

2018 NABJ Region I Conference Global Diversity Summit April 13-14, 2018 A synergy of best practices for a growing multicultural landscape in the digital age Vanderbilt Hall, NYU School of Law, and New York University 40 Washington Square South New York, New York  10012 **For questions, more info or to register: Go to nabj.org The National …

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