Jan 20

CAJ Toronto panel: Balancing corporate and journalistic work

Journalists in this gig economy have to stretch their writing muscles so much to make it work these days, it's not surprising that they're doing both corporate and journalistic work. Hear from three experts who've done it all.

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May 29

#CAJ20 NATIONAL CONFERENCE

Two days of professional development workshops and panel discussions


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IT'S CAJ AWARDS DEADLINE DAY!

OTTAWA, Jan.17, 2020 /CNW/ — The Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) reminds journalists today is the deadline to submit entries for the 2019 CAJ Awards program, featuring Canada’s top investigative journalism award, the Don McGillivray Award.  The deadline for entries is tod...

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3 THINGS TO REMEMBER BEFORE THE CAJ AWARDS DEADLINE

This Friday (Jan. 17) is the nomination deadline for the CAJ Awards program. We know you worked hard to tell impactful stories last year and we encourage you to take a moment to celebrate (and nominate!) that work. Here are the top three tips from your CAJ Awards administrator, Hugo ...

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CAJ CALLS ON RCMP FOR TRANSPARENCY, CONTINUED UNRESTRICTED MEDIA ACCESS

OTTAWA / Jan. 14, 2020 / CNW  — The Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) is urging the RCMP to remain open and transparent, and allow media continued access to the exclusion zone in Wet’suwet’en Territory so the media can report fairly and accurately on events as they unf...

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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: CAJ 2020 POST-SECONDARY INTERNSHIP

The Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) is seeking a post-secondary student intern to work with the CAJ board of directors and other journalists during the Winter/Spring term. The internship will run from January 20 to April 20, 2020 and offers an opportunity to connect with journalists acros...

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CAJ DONATIONS TO SUPPORT IN-NEED, LAID-OFF JOURNALISTS

OTTAWA / Dec. 18, 2019 / CNW  — When the Star Metro newspaper chain announced its closure and layoffs from Vancouver to Halifax, Canadians rallied behind their journalistics peers. Within a few hours, 100 journalists and journalism supporters raised $2,660 through crowdfunding meant as sy...

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DEADLINE EXTENDED: CAJ/APTN INDIGENOUS INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM FELLOWSHIP

MANITOBA / Dec. 17, 2019 / CNW—The Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) and Aboriginal Peoples Television Network (APTN) have extended the deadline for applications for the fourth Indigenous Investigative Journalism Fellowship. Application instructions are available on both the APTN...

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CALL FOR ENTRIES: 2019 CAJ AWARDS

It’s with pleasure that the Canadian Association of Journalists invites entries for its annual awards program — which includes Canada’s top investigative award, the Don McGillivray Award. The application deadline for the CAJ Awards is Jan. 17, 2020. Click here to submit an entr...

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TURTLE ISLAND NEWS FIRE: UPDATE FROM THE PUBLISHER

Turtle Island News continues to operate following a fire at their newsroom in October. According to a report published in the paper, a person or persons doused the office building with gasoline early in the morning on Oct. 28. Six Nations Fire Chief, Matthew Miller, is calling it a targeted att...

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INAUGURAL CAJ CLIMATE REPORTING AWARD

OTTAWA / Nov. 22, 2019 / CNW—The Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) is proud to announce the inaugural Climate Change and Environmental Reporting Award. The award recognizes the work of professional journalists in Canada who have contributed to improving the public understanding and awa...

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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: CAJ/APTN INDIGENOUS INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM FELLOW

MANITOBA / Nov. 21, 2019 / CNW—The Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) and Aboriginal Peoples Television Network (APTN) are pleased to announce a call for applications for the third Indigenous Investigative Journalism Fellowship. Application instructions are available on both the APTN a...

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#caj20: MONTREAL 

Each year, the CAJ’s national conference brings together journalists from across the country for two days of professional development workshops and panel discussions—not to mention a healthy dose of networking and making friends! 

#CAJ20 will be held at the Holiday Inn in downtown Montreal from Friday May 29-3, 2020. 

What's a CAJ conference like? Click here for more.