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.
The two Northern California chapters will welcome the new members of the national governing board -President-elect Sharon Chan, VP-elect for Broadcast George Kiriyama and Treasurer-elect Candace Heckman.
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
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