Thursday, September 14, 2017

9/20 - Celebrate National Hispanic Journalist Day at Border X

Join us to celebrate National Hispanic Journalist Day at Border X Brewing! Enjoy some tacos, grab a drink, chat with fellow members and learn takeaways from the NAHJ conference that just took place in Anaheim. Wednesday is also Lotería night at Border X!

We will also hold our quarterly membership meeting where the board will give updates on chapter finances, scholarship program, future events, and open the floor for Q&A.


What: NAHJ chapter membership meeting and social mixer.

Where: Border X Brewing, 2181 Logan Ave., San Diego, CA. We'll be meeting on the back deck of the beer garden and where the tacos are served.

When: 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 20

RSVP by Tuesday Sept. 19:

Free for members
$10 nonmembers (we will waive the fee if you become a member at the event)

(Money collected goes to our scholarship fundraiser and future events).
To become a member ($35 for professionals, $25 for students) click here.


1. Quarterly Board member Meeting
    - update on membership
    - finances update
2. Scholarship subcommittee program update
    - finding business/corporate/groups/individuals sponsors
    - Tijuana connections
    - reaching students
3. Summary from EIJ conference
    - takeaways to pass to members
    - news from NAHJ regional and national level
4. Q&A
    - open floor to members with questions, comments, suggestions

Sunday, August 6, 2017

8/19 Border Patrol Tour and Q&A

Join National Association of Hispanic Journalist and the U.S. Border Patrol for a 2-3 hour bus tour along the U.S. - Mexico border. We will learn the Border Patrol’s responsibilities and jurisdictions, what's new along the border and how journalists can improve their working relationships with the Border Patrol.


Who: NAHJ and Border Patrol

What: Bus tour along the border with Q&A

When: 9 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 19 (*Meet at 8:30 a.m. Tour will leave promptly at 9.)

Where: 2411 Boswell Road, Chula Vista 91914 (San Diego Border Patrol Sector Headquarters)

Important Info:
Because the tour is capped at 20 people, we're opening RSVPs up to NAHJ members first. After August 11, anyone can sign up (assuming there's still room). Please RSVP by August 17 to

U.S. passport, passport card or permanent resident (green) card required to attend the event. If you're a U.S. citizen but don't have any of those forms of ID, please let us know when you RSVP.

$5 members through August 11
$10 members after August 11
$15 nonmembers

(Money collected goes to our scholarship fundraiser and future events).
To become a member ($35 for professionals, $25 for students) click here

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Wednesday, July 19 - Telemundo 20 Tour

Join us along with Telemundo News Director Pedro Calderón Michel for a tour of the just-launched Telemundo 20 San Diego station! The event kicks off at 5:30 p.m. with a tour, followed by a behind-the-scenes peek at the 6 p.m. newscast, then a Q&A with Pedro and the anchors.  

When: July 19 5:30-6:30 p.m. 

Where: 9680 Granite Ridge Drive, San Diego, CA 92123 (You can park across the street)

Cost: $5 members / $15 nonmembers (Proceeds go toward the NAHJ scholarship fund)

RSVP: To by Sunday, July 16. We will need to your first and last name so you can enter the building.

Friday, June 9, 2017

Sat. June 17 - Job Fair in LA

Join us for a ride up to LA for the Los Angeles Journalism Job Fair on Saturday, June 17! CCNMA NAHJ (LA's NAHJ chapter) has collaborated with AAJA LA, NLGJA LA, LA Press Club and others to put on this exciting event.

If you'd like to be a part of the event, email and please include your cell number for easy communication. Also mention whether you'd like to carpool or if you'll meet us in LA. We'll work out the meeting place and time for our carpool from there.

Event details:

Who: NAHJ San Diego/Tijuana in collaboration with CCNMA NAHJ, AAJA LA, NLGJA LA, LA Press Club and more!

What: Job fair and networking

When: Saturday, June 17 from noon-3:00 p.m. (Carpool meeting time is TBD)

Where: SAG-AFTRA, 5757 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90036

Why: So you can network with LA journalists and get your next assignment!

Cost: $10 at the door

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Thurs., May 25 - Meet the New Board at Border X Brewing

When: Thursday, May 25 at 6:30 p.m.

What: NAHJ Mixer to meet the new board and share what you'd like to see from the chapter this coming year. It's also an opportunity for members to join the scholarship subcommittee and discuss how we can roll out this new initiative.

Where: Border X Brewing, 2181 Logan Ave., San Diego, CA 92113

Cost: Free for all members!

RSVP: To by Tuesday, May 23.

You can learn about our new officers here.

You can renew your membership or become a member, here. $25/year for students, $35 for journalists and PR pros.