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Register for the 2017 NABJ Annual Convention and Career Fair

Time to register! The 2017 NABJ Annual Convention and Career Fair will be held August 9-13, 2017 in New Orleans, LA. The theme this year is "Power Up and Break Through."
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NBC Nightly News Anchor Lester Holt Named 2016 NABJ Journalist of the Year

Lester Holt, anchor of ‘NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt,’ has been selected as the 2016 Journalist of the Year by the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ).
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HABJ mourns loss of radio legend Skipper Lee Frazier

The Houston Association of Black Journalists (HABJ) mourns the passing of radio legend Skipper Lee Frazier. Frazier, whose gravelly voice and “Mountain of Soul” signature was a fixture in the Houston airwaves since 1954, died Friday, Oct. 14.
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HABJ 2016 Student Mentoring Breakfast

The Houston Association of Black Journalists (HABJ) hosted its annual Student Mentoring Breakfast on Saturday, Dec. 17, at the Houston Chronicle.
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NABJ Mourns the Loss of Member Monique Oliver

The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) mourns the sudden passing of Monique Oliver, a longtime NABJ member and former Philadelphia chapter president.
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NABJ Congratulates 2016 Pulitzer Prize Winners

The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) congratulates members Keith Alexander, Wesley Lowery, and Farah Stockman for winning the Pulitzer Prize, journalism’s most prestigious award.
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Apply for Reuters - NABJ Fellowship Journalism Program

This fellowship, open to members of the National Association of Black Journalists, is part of the Reuters Editorial Trainee Program, during which participants will gain a deep grounding in financial and/or general news reporting, work on fast-paced news stories and develop skills in enterprise journalism.
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NABJ mourns loss of former president Sidmel Estes

The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) mourns the passing of former NABJ President Sidmel Estes (1991-93). Estes was the first woman to be elected president of the association. She also served as an NABJ regional director and president of the Atlanta chapter. Estes, 60, died October 6.
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New Cypress area lounge hosts Houston media professionals for good eats, entertainment

The Houston Association of Black Journalists were invited to enjoy a Media Day tasting at a new restaurant and lounge in the Cypress area. Fox 26 anchor and reporter Isiah Carey hosted the event on Feb. 18.
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Houston Texans welcome HABJ for evening of networking

The Houston Texans welcome the Houston Association of Black Journalists (HABJ) to NRG Stadium on Monday, June 15 from 6-7:30 p.m.
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Thousands attend #NABJ2015 convention & career fair in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Thousands of journalists, media executives, public relations professionals and students attended the National Association of Black Journalists 40th Annual Convention and Career Fair to network, participate in professional development sessions and celebrate excellence in journalism. #NABJ40 was held in Minneapolis, Minnesota Aug. 5-9, 2015.
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NABJ Mourns the Loss of Member Michael J. Feeney

The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) mourns the loss of member Michael J. Feeney, a former reporter for The New York Daily News, immediate past president of the New York Association of Black Journalists, and a past recipient of NABJ’s Emerging Journalist of the Year Award.
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Let’s Talk About It: Domestic Violence and Spanking...Are They Connected?

The first “Conversation in the Round,” hosted by the Houston Association of Black Journalists and Rice University’s Multicultural Community Relations Office of Public Affairs, was held at Farnsworth Pavilion on October 23.
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What happens in Vegas can now happen in Houston

Dance Houston, a professional dance company and non-profit organization committed to merging arts and dance, will host its 13th Annual Festival Saturday,February 21 at 8:00 p.m. at The Wortham Theater.
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Statement of Condolence From NABJ on Fatal On-Air Shooting Of Va. Reporter, Cameraman

The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) expresses its deepest sympathies to the families of Alison Parker and Adam Ward. Journalists go to work everyday to inform audiences of the news in their communities. Today, two journalists lost their lives in a senseless act of violence. The NABJ family sends its prayers and condolences to the WDBJ-TV family.
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HABJ Treasurer Freddie Willis becomes new sports writer for RegalMag.com

HABJ Treasurer Freddie Willis recently accepted a position as a sports writer for RegalMag.com, an online magazine dedicated to issues affecting African American men.
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5th Annual Black Professional Alliance Holiday Social and Toy Drive

What: The 5th Annual Black Professional Alliance Holiday Social and Toy Drive When: Dec. 4, 6-10 p.m. Where: Bayou City Event Center (9401 Knight Road, Houston TX 77045)
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Celebrity pastors give millennials ‘The Answer’ about relationships

Online dating, nightclubs, office romances and friendly hook-ups – these are all familiar tools in the search for love, but how do you know when you’ve found the real thing? Pastor J Presents: The Answer, The Resume for Mr. and Mrs. Right is a relationship conference taking place Saturday, February 21 at Higher Dimension Church, located at 9800 Club Creek Dr., Houston, TX.
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CUNY Graduate School Partners With NABJ To Offer Full-tuition Scholarship

APPLY TODAY! The CUNY Graduate School of Journalism is offering a new full-tuition scholarship to a National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) member who applies for admission to its M.A. in Journalism program for the fall of 2015.
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HABJ joins Black Professional’s Association for Holiday Social and Toy Drive at House of Blues

The Houston Association of Black Journalists joined 18 professional organizations for the Black Professional Association’s Fourth Annual Holiday Social and Toy Drive, Thursday, December 5 at the House of Blues in downtown Houston. The toys collected were distributed to kids in need to help make the holidays brighter.
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Celebrate 40 Years of NABJ with the 2015 Registration Special!

To kick off NABJ’s 40th Anniversary, NABJ is offering a 40-day discount for registrations for the 2015 convention in Minneapolis. The temporary rate is $200 for professionals, including full and associate members. The rate for student members is $150 for this limited period.
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‘Jingle Bells with the Journalists’ holiday mixer

Come have fun and celebrate the holidays with HABJ, the Houston Pro Chapter SPJ, AAJA Texas and EGMN at “Jingle Bells with Journalists” at the soon-to-be opened El Big Bad on December 11.
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Community leaders, alumni join for 2013 TSU President’s Gala

As part of the homecoming celebration, Texas Southern University alumni, community leaders and a host of university supporters joined at the Westin Galleria Friday, October 18 for the 2013 President’s Gala.
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HABJ honors best and brightest with scholarship awards

The Houston Association of Black Journalists was proud to honor some of the best and brightest journalism students with our 2013 scholarship awards.
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Mayoral candidate Benjamin Hall addresses HABJ members

Mayoral candidate Ben Hall was guest speaker at the Houston Association of Black Journalists meeting Tuesday, May 14.
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HABJ member, KRIV's Isiah Carey named NABJ Region V Journalist of the Year

The Houston Association of Black Journalists (HABJ) is proud to announce that our very own Isiah Carey of Fox 26 News (KRIV-TV) has received the honor of National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) Region V Journalist of the Year.
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HABJ celebrates with HAHMP at Sylvan Rodriguez Scholarship Award Gala

The Houston Association of Hispanic Media Professionals held the 27th Annual Sylvan Rodriguez Scholarship Gala Saturday, April 20 at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Houston. HABJ members were in attendance to show our support for such a great cause.
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Roland Martin Named NABJ’s Journalist of the Year

The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) announced that Roland S. Martin, nationally syndicated columnist, television host, and radio and television commentator, is to receive the organization’s Journalist of the Year award.
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Roland Martin, Danieal Manning host HABJ All Star Jam 2013

Houston Texan Danieal Manning and CNN and TV One’s Roland Martin hosted the HABJ All Star Jam Friday, February 15.
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25th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Breakfast in Houston

The North Houston Frontiers Club, Inc. commemorated the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at the 25th Annual MLK Jr. Memorial Breakfast Monday, January 21, 2013 at the Hilton Americas Hotel in downtown Houston.
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HABJ Student Mentorship Breakfast 2012

College students in the Houston area joined the Houston Association of Black Journalists (HABJ) at the Annual Student Mentorship Breakfast Saturday, December 1, 2012.
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Black Alliance Committee Holiday Social at House of Blues

The Black Alliance Committee Holiday Social was held Thursday, November 29 at the House of Blues. HABJ members gathered to network with other professionals, donating hundreds of toys to make the holidays brighter for Houston’s needy kids.
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Houston’s journalists of color at Asia Society Texas Center for holiday mixer

The Houston Association of Black Journalists (HABJ), the Houston Association of Hispanic Media Professionals (HAHMP) and the Texas chapter of the Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) joined Inprint for a holiday gathering with food and drinks at Leo Bar at the Asia Society Texas Center Thursday, December 6.
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Congratulations! HABJ awards scholarships to students

The Houston Association of Black Journalists (HABJ) presented five journalism students with scholarships for the Fall 2012 semester on August 21, 2012.
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HABJ member Keshia Dupas accepts position with Houston Astros

Congratulations to HABJ's Keshia Dupas, who has accepted a position with the Houston Astros.
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President of Liberia visits Texas Southern University

While visiting Houston to meet with petroleum sector executives for possible partnerships, Liberia’s first female president, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf , visited the campus of Texas Southern University Saturday, April 22, 2012.
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Astros owner talks team, community involvement at HABJ board meeting

New Houston Astros owner Jim Crane made a special appearance at the April meeting of the Houston Association of Black Journalists on Monday, April 23.
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HABJ, Black MBA Association hold 'Professional Networking Mixer' at Grooves

Members of HABJ and the Houston chapter of the Black MBA Association met at Grooves of Houston for a "Professional Networking Mixer" on April 26, 2012.
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Hundreds attend fundraiser for President Obama at Minute Maid Park

Members of the Houston Association of Black Journalists attended President Barack Obama’s fundraiser at Minute Maid Park in downtown Houston Friday, March 9, 2012.
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HABJ Executive Board Meeting at Yao Restaurant

The Houston Association of Black Journalists held it first official meeting with the new 2012-2014 Executive Board at Yao Restaurant and Bar in downtown Houston on January 26, 2012. The board discussed upcoming projects, an exciting new website design and the 2012 calendar of events.
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