2013 BJASC Scholarship Recipients
Nine journalism students received an early 2013 Christmas present in the form of scholarships from the Black Journalists Association of Southern California. BJASC held its 2013 Scholarship Awards Reception at the historic Wilfandel House in Los Angeles. Approximately $9,500 in scholarships were awarded to continue its tradition of supporting outstanding journalism students. Since the program’s […]
Join BJASC on Saturday, July 19 at 11 a.m., for an exciting conversation with Eric Deggans, NPR’s first full-time TV critic. Eric will discuss his work crafting stories and commentaries for broadcasts such as “Morning Edition” and “All Things Considered” during BJASC’s monthly meeting at the SAG/AFTRA Building – James Cagney Room (1st Floor), 5757 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, California 90036.
This month our members were treated to a lively and informative panel on digital journalism. The speakers included (pictured far right to left) Sharon Waxman, CEO and Editor-in-Chief of TheWrap.com, Ryan Pearson, AP Entertainment Writer-Producer, Wynter Mitchell who is Senior Director of Talent Partnerships and Entertainment at SpinMedia (Spin, Vibe, Celebuzz) and Danica Ruberti, who previously worked on the assignment desk at TMZ. The panelists discussed the use on content...
The recorded racist remarks made by embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling have been a hot topic of conversation. At the BJASC meeting on May 17, Beverly White of NBC 4 Los Angeles, Los Angeles Times columnist Sandy Banks and Los Angeles Times reporter Kurt Streeter discussed how they are covering the many twists and turns in the Sterling saga.