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Join us for Dim Sum Saturday on Oct. 22

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Come join us at 11 a.m. Oct. 22 at Joyale Restaurant at 900 S. Jackson Street in the International District inside the Pacific Rim Center. Please note the time change.

As always, friends, co-workers, former co-workers, significant others, kids, out-of-town guests, etc… more than welcome.

This will be the last Dim Sum Saturday of the year, as we break for the holidays.

We’ll all split the check, so please bring cash. Dim sum typically runs about $10-$15 per person — though we’ve been as high as $20 a person when the group has been especially hungry.

Please RSVP to the Facebook event page, so we can keep a rough headcount and know how big of a table to reserve. Hope to see you there!

Please share this event with anyone who might be interested in joining us!

We’re changing the time because the chapter board is meeting at 10 a.m. at Eastern Cafe, 510 Maynard Ave S. Please let us know if you plan to come to that meeting.

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You could serve on AAJA Seattle’s chapter board — Apply by Friday

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We are looking for a few good board members. Could that be you?

Nominate yourself or another members to serve on Seattle’s chapter board: Vice President of Events, who’s in charge of managing fundraising events for our chapter, and Treasurer, in charge of managing the chapter’s money.

We also are seeking an interim National Advisory Board Member, a one-year position to represent Seattle at the national advisory board meetings in the spring and summer.

Do you know a good candidate? You can nominate someone (including yourself) by October 14, 2016. The nominee must be a full member of AAJA. Please email us at with your nominations or questions.

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AAJA Seattle VP of Programs Jovelle Tamayo honored by The Seattle Globalist

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IMG_4416Congratulations to AAJA Seattle VP of Programs Jovelle Tamayo, who is being honored by The Seattle Globalist this week as Visual Journalist of the Year. The Globalist will host the Globies, its annual awards ceremony and fundraiser, 6 p.m. Friday Oct. 14 at the Georgetown Ballroom.

You can join the Globalist in honoring Jovelle by coming to the Globies. Tickets are still available, and AAJA members can get a $20 discount from the ticket price. Members should check the AAJA Seattle newsletter to get the code for the discounted price (and indicate you’re an AAJA member).

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KUOW seeks radio producer

Radio Producer

KUOW Public Radio seeks a producer. This is an excellent opportunity for an early-career journalist to move up. Join the KUOW newsroom as it transforms to a multi-platform organization. We’re looking for creative thinking, strong news judgment, a collaborative work ethic and broadcast experience. For a complete job description and application procedures go, click on “Find A Job,” and enter Req 136996. Do not apply to KUOW directly. Applications accepted through September 30. AA/EOE


Job listings on this website are posted as a courtesy. Please send job and scholarship opportunities including contact information to

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Get your tickets to the AAJA Seattle Chef Showcase 2016

10604668_682149841866225_6921916299993711362_oThe AAJA Seattle Chef Showcase is back this year, featuring a great lineup of Seattle food and wine to be enjoyed at the top floor of the Columbia Tower at the Columbia Tower Club.

The event will be 6 p.m. Monday, August 29 at the Columbia Tower Club.

Some of the most exciting chefs working in the Seattle food scene today are donating their time to demonstrate recipes. This year’s lineup of fabulous chefs includes Lisa Nakamura of Gnocchi Bar, Garrett Doherty of Kraken Congee, Jutamas Kwan Kanjanamai of Noi Thai and Kenneth Lee of Lionhead.

Drinks this year will be provided by Tranche Cellars and Fremont Brewing.

Advanced tickets are $25 for AAJA Members (limit one ticket per member) and $40 for the general public. Tickets at the door will be $50 for everyone. You must be 21 or older to attend the Chef Showcase.

Proceeds from this event benefit the Asian American Journalists Association Seattle chapter. AAJA Seattle is dedicated to promoting diversity in local newsrooms and fair coverage of Asian Americans in the media. Our programs include college scholarships for aspiring journalists, career development and community outreach to local nonprofit organizations.

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