ASU Cronkite, Indian Country Today and NAJA partner to offer immersive Cronkite graduate fellowship

Applications due April 17 The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication is partnering with the Native American Journalists Association (NAJA) and Indian Country Today (ICT) to support an outstanding NAJA member to pursue a master’s degree in the 2022-2023 school year and produce content for the national ICT audience. What master’s programs can you pursue?The Cronkite/ICT fellow … More ASU Cronkite, Indian Country Today and NAJA partner to offer immersive Cronkite graduate fellowship

AHCJ and NAJA co-host “Health equity: For Whom Does the System Work?” webinar March 24 

Organizations collaborate as part of NAJA’s equity series and AHCJ’s Health Care Journalism 101 project The Native American Journalists Association and the Association of Health Care Journalists are hosting a webinar on the subject of health equity and how the U.S. health care system works – or doesn’t, depending on who you are and where … More AHCJ and NAJA co-host “Health equity: For Whom Does the System Work?” webinar March 24 

Award-winning journalist Duncan McCue appointed to NAJA Board of Directors

The Native American Journalists Association Board of Directors voted unanimously to appoint Duncan McCue to a vacant board position on March 3.  McCue is Anishinaabe, a member of the Chippewas of Georgina Island First Nation in southern Ontario, Canada. A journalist at CBC News for over 20 years, he is currently away from hosting CBC … More Award-winning journalist Duncan McCue appointed to NAJA Board of Directors

NAJA-NPR NextGenRadio: Indigenous set April 10-15 at Syracuse University, applications due March 18

Next Indigenous-centered workshop for early-career professionals focused on Indigenous journalists in the Eastern US The Native American Journalists Association and NPR’s Next Generation Radio Project have set the third NextGenRadio: Indigenous, a five-day digital-first workshop centering Indigenous stories and storytellers for April 10-15. The project will be hosted by the Newhouse School of Communications at … More NAJA-NPR NextGenRadio: Indigenous set April 10-15 at Syracuse University, applications due March 18

NAJA announces Winnipeg for 2023 National Native Media Conference location

The Native American Journalists Association invites all NAJA members and supporters of Indigenous journalism to the 2023 National Native Media Conference and media awards banquet in Winnipeg, Canada. “I’m honoured that the board voted in favour of bringing NAJA back to its roots. We have been floating the idea of hosting the conference in Canada … More NAJA announces Winnipeg for 2023 National Native Media Conference location

NAJA monitoring COVID-19 for 2022 National Native Media Conference

The 2022 National Native Media Conference is proceeding as planned. The Native American Journalists Association Board Conference Committee is monitoring developments with COVID-19 and currently, the Omicron variant. NAJA continues to follow CDC and WHO guidelines for in-person gatherings and is implementing protective measures that may be adapted as this guidance changes.  Attendees will be … More NAJA monitoring COVID-19 for 2022 National Native Media Conference