Chapter membership gets you into local programming and a discount to NABJ regional and national events. A COMMITMENT TO DIVERSITY. NABJ chapters are comprised primarily of full-time and freelance journalists, student journalists and media-related professionals. Free tickets are available at https://nabj.digitalvirtualspaces.com/register. Connect with the group on Facebook: Arizona Association of Black Journalists 294 likes. The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) is an organization of journalists, students and media-related professionals that provides quality programs and services to and advocates on behalf of black journalists worldwide. The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) is an organization of journalists, students and media-related professionals that provides quality programs and services to and advocates on behalf of black journalists worldwide. [4] The organization used the constitution of The Association of Black Journalists in Philadelphia. Welcome to the online home of the Chicago chapter of the National Association of Black Journalists! Recent speakers have included former U.S. Presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton, Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Hillary Clinton, and Senegalese President Abdoulaye Wade. The NABJ Career Fair encompasses the nations broadcast, print, and online media including recruiters from Gannett Corporation, NBC News, CNN, Bloomberg, Google, ESPN, The Huffington Post, The New York Times, and Tribune Company. National Association of Black Journalists National Association Of Black Journalists Calls Out CNN For Lack Of Black Representation The organization has placed the network on a “special media monitoring list” to perform research and analysis of CNN’s diversity, inclusion and equity practices. The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) awarded Yamiche Alcindor with its 2020 “Journalist of the Year” honor. WHAT: Founders, members and special guests of the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) will come together for a live Zoom celebration of the organization’s 45th anniversary. Our Mission: The National Association of Black Journalists at the University of Texas at Austin strives to prepare minority students for a career in journalism or media. NABJ Monitor; High School Workshop. 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The association's national office is on the main campus of the University of Maryland, College Park. Don't miss our skills workshops such as the one, at left, on media entrepreneurship. The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) was created with the purpose of bringing about a union of Black journalists dedicated to truth and excellence within the news and full equality in the industry. Summary Programs + Results Financials Operations. HABJ is an affiliate of the National Association of Black Journalists. In summary, "Black Journalists" is a needed addition to the literature of media history, but readers should be reminded it is "a" story of the National Association of Black Journalists and not the whole one. [4] Founded on Friday, December 12th, 1975, the organization explicitly stated their excitement to cover the 1976 presidential campaigns. 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