NAJA National Native Media Conference set for Aug. 25-27, 2022

Native American Journalists Association’s annual conference to be hosted at the Hyatt Regency Phoenix and Arizona State University in 2022 — Registration & Special Events – Silent Auction – Awards – Lodging – Elections – COVID – Sponsors PHOENIX — The Native American Journalists Association will host the National Native Media Conference Aug. 25-27, 2022 … More NAJA National Native Media Conference set for Aug. 25-27, 2022

NAJA announces Connie Walker as 2022 National Native Media Conference keynote speaker

The Native American Journalists Association will host an Opening Reception on Thursday, Aug. 25 at Arizona State University NORMAN, Okla. – The Native American Journalists Association Conference Planning Committee has selected investigative reporter Connie Walker (Cree from Okanese First Nation) as the keynote speaker for the 2022 National Native Media Conference. Walker was selected by … More NAJA announces Connie Walker as 2022 National Native Media Conference keynote speaker

NAJA announces 2022 Native American Journalism Fellows

The Native American Journalists Association selects Indigenous fellows for virtual curriculum NORMAN, Okla. – The Native American Journalists Association has selected seven students for the Native American Journalism Fellowship (NAJF) class of 2022.  The 2022 class of fellows will participate in a virtual curriculum with selected mentors representing broadcast, radio, print and digital media. This … More NAJA announces 2022 Native American Journalism Fellows

NAJA will host 2022 Elections online and in-person Aug. 20-27

The Native American Journalists Association calls for 2022 Board Candidacy Declarations through July 9 The Native American Journalists Association will host elections online and in-person Aug. 20-27 for the board of directors. NAJA is calling for candidate declarations to serve on the board of directors through summer 2025. There are three vacancies for 3-year terms, … More NAJA will host 2022 Elections online and in-person Aug. 20-27

NAJA to host virtual roundtable and Q&A with cast and executive producers of ‘Dark Winds’ June 7

Television series to debut June 12 on AMC and AMC+ The Native American Journalists Association (NAJA) will host a webinar and Q&A with the executive producers and cast members of ‘Dark Winds’ TV series via Zoom on Tuesday, June 7 at 1 p.m., CT / 2 p.m. Eastern.  The roundtable discussion will provide NAJA members … More NAJA to host virtual roundtable and Q&A with cast and executive producers of ‘Dark Winds’ June 7

University of Kansas Journalism School Launches Native Storytelling Workshop for High School Students June 12-16, 2022 

Applications due May 27 The inaugural Native Storytelling Workshop will take place June 12-16 at the University of Kansas campus in Lawrence, in partnership with NAJA.   The workshop will bring Native American high school students from across the country to the KU campus for four days to introduce them to the field of journalism and explore ways that storytelling … More University of Kansas Journalism School Launches Native Storytelling Workshop for High School Students June 12-16, 2022 

AHCJ and NAJA co-host “Health Equity: Aging and Health Care Disparities in Indigenous Communities” webinar June 2

NAJA roundtable is the third in collaborative series focused on health equity in Indian Country The Native American Journalists Association (NAJA) and the Association of Health Care Journalists (AHCJ) will co-host the one-hour “Health Equity: Aging and Health Care Disparities in Indigenous Communities” webinar via Zoom on Thursday, June 2 at 12 p.m., CT. Liz … More AHCJ and NAJA co-host “Health Equity: Aging and Health Care Disparities in Indigenous Communities” webinar June 2