Monday, December 5, 2016

Dec. 12 Free Hosted Holiday Mixer!


Hi Everyone,
We want to invite all our members to our joint Holiday Party with the Association of Black Journalists, Asian American Journalists Association, Online News Association, Pacific Southwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, Society of Professional Journalist, and the Press Club.
DATE: Monday, Dec. 12, 2016 
TIME: 6-8:30 p.m. 
LOCATION: Athens Market Taverna
109 W F Street San Diego, CA 92101 
COST: Free admission includes appetizers. No host bar.


Thursday, November 17, 2016

Thursday, Nov. 24 - Volunteer with NAHJ at the Thanksgiving Day 5K!

NAHJ is volunteering at the Father Joe's Villages Thanksgiving Day 5K in Balboa Park. The organization needs help from 6-8:30 a.m. on Thanksgiving morning (Thursday, Nov. 24) to register runners. Email nahjsandiego@gmail.com if you're interested in joining the fun and helping support a great cause! thanksgivingrun.org

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Thursday, Sept. 29 - September Social - Chat with a Social Media Manager

Join us for a casual mixer at Tiger! Tiger! in North Park. Our special guest will be NBC's Laura McVicker who'll be on hand to reveal what it's like being a social media manager for a news network.

What: Informal and fun networking with a social media manager

When: Sept. 29 from 6:30-8 p.m.

Where: TIGER! TIGER!, 3025 El Cajon Blvd., San Diego, CA 92104

Why: Uncover the secret life of a social media manager. Find out what makes managing social channels for a news network different from managing other brands and organizations.

Cost: $5 members, $10 non-members

RSVP by Wednesday, Sept. 28 to nahjsandiego@gmail.com

Saturday, August 6, 2016

Thursday, August 18 - Entravision Newsroom Tour

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the 6 p.m. broadcast and enjoy a Q&A with News Director Lourdes Sandoval!

What: Newsroom tour at Entravision

When: Aug. 18  at 5:30 p.m.

Where: 5770 Ruffin Road, San Diego, CA

Why: Get in front of TV executives and take a sneak peek at a live news broadcast.

Cost: $5 members, $10 non-members

RSVP by Wednesday, Aug. 17 to nahjsandiego@gmail.com

Friday, July 8, 2016

Saturday, July 16 - Triple T: Newsroom Tour & Tacos in Tijuana


Join NAHJ San Diego/Tijuana on Saturday, July 16 for a newsroom tour and tacos in Tijuana!
First we'll take a tour of the newsroom at El Sol de Tijuana. This is your chance to talk with journalists in Mexico and ask questions about how reporters/producers put together their newspaper.

Then we'll enjoy conversation and networking over tacos before heading back.

WHEN: Saturday, July 16 from 11:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

WHERE: Meet at the Mc Donald's at the San Ysidro trolley stop, 727 E San Ysidro Blvd. (We will walk together across the border to get a taxi.)
*Try to take public transportation to the San Ysidro trolley stop or give yourself plenty of time to find parking. Parking lots are very popular at the border and can take awhile before a spot opens up.

R.S.V.P.: By Friday, July 15 at nahjsandiego@gmail.com

COST: $10 for member, $15 for non-members -- cost will include transportation (lunch is on your own). Money will also go towards our scholarship fundraising campaign.

BRING: Passport, cash

Contact day of event will be Carlos Rico 619.250.6433

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Wednesday, June 22 - NAHJ's Annual Membership Drive/Fundraiser 

Don't miss NAHJ's annual membership drive/fundraiser at Solare in Liberty Station - an evening full of food, drinks and fun prize packages including two tickets to the Reuben H. Fleet Science Center, a FREE flight to the NAHJ Convention for one lucky winner! Enjoy happy hour food until 6:30 and happy hour drink specials all evening!

R.S.V.P. by Monday, June 20 to nahjsandiego@gmail.com.

What: NAHJ Annual Membership Drive/Fundraiser
When: Wednesday, June 22nd from 5:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Where: Solare, Liberty Station, 2820 Roosevelt Rd, San Diego, CA 92106

ALL proceeds will go to support (2) student scholarships!


Here's how it works:
Existing NAHJ members get 1 free raffle ticket
New members* (who sign up on June 22) get 3 free raffle tickets
Bring a friend and get 1 free raffle ticket
Additional tickets can be purchased for $2 each or 3 for $5.

* National NAHJ membership is $35 for an entire year of fun events!


Tuesday, May 10, 2016

The Southwestern Sun Fundraiser Gala



The Southwestern College Sun newspaper will host its annual Celebration of The Sun on Friday May 13 at the Southwestern College Student Union East. The event is being held to raise money for America’s No. 1 ranked student newspaper and to recognize outstanding alumni journalist and first amendment advocates.
  
Celebration of The Sun kicks off with a 5pm open house in the campus newsroom in building 640. Doors open at 6pm for the gala. Tickets are $75. Student tickets are $50. Table of 10 may be purchased for $500.

There will also be a silent action to help raise funds for the student newspaper

For more information visit theswcsun.com or email The Sun at EIC@theswcsun.com

To purchase tix online visit

WHEN
Friday, May 13, 2016 from 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM (PDT) - Add to Calendar
WHERE
940 Otay Lakes Rd - 940 Otay Lakes Road, Chula Vista, CA 91913 - View Map


Tuesday, April 26, 2016

April Event - Meet the Bosses

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Thursday, January 28, 2016

January 2016 Newsletter

NEW YEAR, NEW IDEAS MIXER
Let's get together to network and share YOUR ideas for NAHJ event/panel/workshop ideas in the upcoming year.
If you have an idea, our officers will work to make that event a reality!
WHEN:
Thursday, February 4th - 5:30 p.m. - 8 p.m. (Come whenever you can between these times.)
WHERE:
Carnitas Snack Shack in North Park
2632 University Ave.
RSVP by: Monday, February 1st to nahjsandiego@gmail.com
SAVE THE DATE:
Saturday, February 20th -- NEW JOURNALISM TOOLS WORKSHOP in partnership with SPJ San Diego.
RSVP: http://spjsandiego.org/2016/01/28/learn-about-digital-storytelling-with-spj-nahj/

Thursday, March 10th from 5:30 p.m. - 8 p.m. -- 2nd Annual Diversity Mixer in partnership with the Public Relations Society of America- San Diego & Imperial chapter.
RSVP: http://prsasdic.org/event/san-diego-diversity-mixer/

ARE YOU INTERESTED IN SERVING AS A BOARD MEMBER? Email nahjsandiego@gmail.com with your position interest and a short bio.
Elections are coming up in March!
Positions to be open:
President:
Plan, organize and execute monthly NAHJ San Diego-Tijuana events
Meet with other board members every other month to plan upcoming events
Attend all NAHJ San Diego-Tijuana events as President
Send fundraising money to headquarters
Chapter liaison between local chapter and headquarters
Vice President:
Plan, organize and execute monthly NAHJ San Diego-Tijuana events
Meet with other board members every other month to plan upcoming events
Attend the majority of NAHJ San Diego-Tijuana events
Help President with any needs to organize events
Post chapter communication on social media
Treasurer:
Plan, organize and execute monthly NAHJ San Diego-Tijuana events
Meet with other board members every other month to plan upcoming events
Attend the majority of NAHJ San Diego-Tijuana events
Help President with any needs to organize events
Collect money at events to be used for larger fundraising efforts
Secretary:
Plan, organize and execute monthly NAHJ San Diego-Tijuana events
Meet with other board members every other month to plan upcoming events
Attend the majority of NAHJ San Diego-Tijuana events
Take minutes at all NAHJ San Diego-Tijuana meetings and post on NAHJ San Diego-Tijuana's blog
Collect emails and information from members to communicate in further events