Dec. 10 – Holiday Mixer

Join us as we toast to the end of another successful year! Let’s thank Co-President Suzanne Phan and Board Member Ryan Yamamoto for their years of service. We’ll welcome new board members Ed de la Fuente and Pamela Wu. And we’ll applaud our generous sponsors for making our 2nd annual Photo Showcase a huge hit. 

So let’s get merry! We’ll cover the appetizers; drinks are on you. And yes, there will be Fat’s famous banana cream pie.

AAJA Sacramento Holiday Mixer
Wednesday, Dec. 10. 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Frank Fat’s, 806 L St., Sacramento

Nov. 12 – Volunteer Appreciation Mixer

AAJA Sacramento is throwing a thank you appreciation event from 6 to 8 p.m., Nov. 12, at Taro’s by Mikuni, located at 1735 Arden Way in the restaurant’s back area.

Appetizers are on the chapter, drinks are on you.

The event is to help thank all the volunteers who helped make the chapter’s 2nd annual Photo Showcase and Silent Auction, which was presented by Comcast, a success. The fundraiser was held Oct. 20 at the 20th Street Art Gallery and drew a crowd of almost 200.

When: Nov. 12, 2008

Where: Taro’s by Mikuni, 1735 Arden Way, Sacramento.

Event contact: Co-President Suzanne Phan, suzannephan@hotmail.com

Photo Showcase & Silent Auction

AAJA Sacramento hosts the 2nd Annual Photo Showcase & Silent Auction!

Join us!  View the Invitation

 

See — and own — some of the year’s best work from local photojournalists. Up for auction are photographs featuring the Beijing Olympics and the 2008 presidential campaign. Proceeds benefit scholarships and chapter programs.

When: Monday, Oct. 20, 2008
Time: 6 – 7:30 p.m.
Where: 20th Street Art Gallery, 911 20th St., Sacramento
Admission: $50 for the general public, $25 for students and AAJA members

Hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be served.

 

Student Workshop Recap

Thank you to all the panelists and volunteers who made the student workshop possible!

AAJA SACRAMENTO STUDENT WORKSHOP

AAJA Sacramento Student Workshop
Saturday, March 8, 10 a.m. to noon
Eleanor McClatchy Center (across from The Sacramento Bee’s main office)
2131 Q Street
Sacramento, CA 95816

Meet journalism professionals in this time of change and get advice on breaking into the business. The free workshop is open to all high school and college students. Bring your resume, clips, tapes, or portfolio. Professionals will be on-hand for critiques.
Confirmed panelists include:

  • Tina Macuha, anchor/reporter for CBS13/CW31
  • Shane Goldmacher, reporter for The Sacramento Bee’s Capitol Alert
  • Bret Burkhart, reporter and anchor for KGO Radio
  • An editor from SacTown magazine
  • The discussion will be moderated by Pamela Wu, anchor/reporter for KCRA

Download the flyer (pdf) here