Journal-isms Round Table

What will motivate #Hispanic/#Latino voters to participate in the #midterm #elections (or any election)? Well, to start with, #diversity. It’s about representation. It’s also about both parties reflecting the community that they’re serving. I need to have a connection to the person that I’m going to elect to represent me. So if the candidate is…

365 Dias de Maria

El Centro de Periodismo Investigativo (CPI) hosts “365 DÍAS DE MARÍA”, a conference analyzing the devastating effects of the storm that continues to threaten the lives of thousands of people in #PuertoRico. Aún no presentan plan “A casi un año de María, el Departamento de Salud no ha presentado un plan integral de respuesta a…

NAHJ 2018

I leave #NAHJ18 #Miami with a full ❤️ It is a privilege to be the first person to serve as president of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists for a second term. Congratulations to immediate past president Brandon Benavides, the Board, Alberto B Mendoza and staff, the dozens of volunteers, sponsors and of course members…

Hortencia Zavala Scholarship

Meet Cristal and Brenda, the first Hortencia Zavala Scholarship (HZS) 👵 recipients of 2018; who were celebrated at the NAHJ San Diego/Tijuana Chapter fundraiser in March. HZS a not-for-profit organization which helps Latino students 👩🏻‍🎓👨🏽‍🎓reach their scholastic dreams. Your donations make it possible for these students and many others like them to get a higher…

NAHJ En México 

Me da mucho gusto ver podido asistir en la conferencia regional de la NAHJ en la Cuidad de México en Octubre. El panel: Periodismo deportivo en igualdad de género fue desarrollado por mi colega Mayra Letisia Gomez – quién es parte del comité NAHJ Sports Task Force. Dentro del panel, la ausencia aprendió sobre el…