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Date: Oct. 25th, 2018
Location: KPRC-TV 2
Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm

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HAHMP Meeting
Event:HAHMP Meeting + Google Tools Training for Journalists
Date: October 25, 2018
At KPRC-TV 2 Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm

Join us for this month’s HAHMP meeting in collaboration with the Society of Professional Journalists and the Google News Initiative.

Register Here

About SPJ Trainer:

Sandra Gonzalez (@SandraGonzalez2) is a veteran multimedia journalist based in Houston. Gonzalez has been reporting news for more than 20 years in both TV and radio, many of those years in Dallas/Fort Worth, and New Orleans. She’s currently Social Media Producer at KPRC 2.

About the Google News Initiative: Google's mission is to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful. The News Lab was created to support the distribution and creation of the information that keeps us all informed about what's happening in our world today—quality journalism. Today's news organizations and media entrepreneurs are inventing new ways to discover, create and distribute news content—and the Google News Initiative is here to provide tools, data, and programs designed to help.

Google News Lab is a team within the Google News Initiative whose mission is to collaborate with journalists and entrepreneurs to drive innovation in news. Offering partnerships and training in over 50 countries, the News Lab brings the best of Google technology to tackle important challenges in journalism today. For more information, visit: g.co/newslab.

About Society of Professional Journalists: SPJ is the nation’s most broad-based journalism organization, dedicated to encouraging the free practice of journalism and stimulating high standards of ethical behavior. The organization promotes the free flow of information vital to informing citizens; works to inspire and educate the next generation of journalists; and fights to protect First Amendment guarantees of freedom of speech and press. Support excellent journalism and fight for your right to know.

HAHMP Meeting
Event: An Evening with Kika Rocha
Date: September 7th, 2018
At Univision Radio & TV Time: 6:30pm - 8:00pm

HAHMP Presents: An Evening with Kika Rocha, Journalist, TV News Personality and Colombian Fashion and Beauty Expert

Speaker Bio:

Kika Rocha was the Fashion and Beauty Director of People en Español magazine, the best-selling Hispanic publication in the United States, for more than 10 years.

She is a television fashion commentator on networks such as Univision, Telemundo and CNN en Espanol for red carpets events such as Premios Lo Nuestro, Los Premios Juventud, Latin GRAMMYs, the Billboard Awards and other events.

She's also currently a judge on the reality show, "Colombia's Next Top Model" on Caracol Televisión.

*Space is limited. Please arrive early to guarantee admission.

Parking is free.

Upon arrival, call security from the front gate using the intercom system and tell them you are there for the HAHMP event.

Follow parking instructions given by security. Bring your ID/license - you will need it to sign in as a Visitor once inside.


Enchantment by the Sea
HAHMP Presents: 2018 Sylvan Rodriguez Scholarship & Awards Gala
Date: Friday, August 24, 2018
At The Ballroom at Bayou Place Time: Starts at 7:00PM

Enchantment by the Sea
Presented by the Houston Association of Hispanic Media Professionals

Members General Admission Tickets - $75 SOLD OUT
Non - Members General Admission Tickets - $100 SOLD OUT
Our 2018 Sponsors
HAHMP Meeting
Event: HAHMP Workshop Date: July 26, 2018
At Univision Radio & TV Time: 12pm - 1pm

Join us for this month’s HAHMP Meeting in collaboration with the Society of Professional Journalists and the Facebook Journalism Project.

Date:
Thursday, July 26, 2018

Time:
12:00pm - 1:30pm

Location:
Univision
5100 Southwest Freeway
Houston TX 77056

*Let security know you’re there for the HAHMP Meeting

Join us for this month’s HAHMP Meeting in collaboration with the Society of Professional Journalists and the Facebook Journalism Project.

*Bring your laptops!

About the Facebook Journalism Project:
The Facebook Journalism Project was created in January 2017 to ensure that quality news thrives on Facebook. FJP focuses on three pillars: collaborative development of new products; tools and trainings for newsrooms; and tools and trainings for people. For more information, visit: https://www.facebook.com/facebookmedia/get-started/facebook-journalism-project

About the Society of Professional Journalists:
SPJ promotes the free flow of information vital to informing citizens; works to inspire and educate the next generation of journalists, and fights to protect First Amendment guarantees of freedom of speech and press.
Support excellent journalism and fight for your right to know. Become a member,give to the Legal Defense Fund, or give to the Sigma Delta Chi Foundation.

About the SPJ Training Program in partnership with the Facebook Journalism Project:
In 2018, Facebook partnered with SPJ to train a network of professionals to teach Facebook Tools for Journalists at conferences, workshops and newsrooms around the country.
Facebook and SPJ are committed to creating opportunities for journalists everywhere to learn about the ways Facebook tools can help create and share incredible works of journalism, as well as engaging the public in the stories about their communities. Visit:https://www.spj.org/facebook.asp

About The Trainer:
Raymond Ruiz (@EGMNRay) is executive director and founder of El Gato Media Network, a nonprofit that provides career services to college students and young media professionals from multicultural backgrounds. He is based in Houston.

What to expect:
A training workshop that covers Facebook tools for journalists, including Live, Groups, Video, Insights and Safety features.

HAHMP Meeting
Event: HAHMP Meeting Date: April 26, 2018
At Houston Chronicle Corporate Office Time: 12pm - 1pm

Topic: Diversity in Journalism
Presented by Olivia P. Tallet from the Houston Chronicle.
Olivia P. Tallet is an award-winning journalist covering Latino issues and culture. She is also a blogger for Calle Houston. Tallet has more than 10 years of experience producing investigative and feature stories focusing on this community and welcomes tips and suggestions for stories related to Latinos.

Plus, Join us for a tour of the Houston Chronicle Corporate Office.

Scholarships

HAHMP Scholarship Application
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Membership Application

Criteria

Regular: Persons admitted to membership by the Board, being persons whose principal means of support is earned in the gathering, editing or presentation of news. Regular members may vote and hold office.

Academic: Persons admitted to membership by the Board, and who are journalism educators in colleges, universities or high schools. Academic members may vote and hold office.

Associate: Persons admitted to membership by the Board, as persons engaged in such media related jobs as public relations, public or corporate information, and directors of media organizations. Associate members may vote and hold office except president.

Student: Persons admitted to membership by the Board, as persons who are engaged in a program of full-time study in a recognized college or university. Student members may not vote or hold office.

Honorary: Persons admitted to membership by the Board, as being active or retired from a journalism of media activity and who have achieved recognition in the profession by the exemplary contributions to the profession of journalism and media.

Supporting: There shall be two classes of supporting members: individual and corporate. Supporting members may not vote or hold office

A) Individual: Persons admitted to membership by the Board, as a person who is not in the media industry, but who supports the organization’s goals and purposes.

B) Corporate: Corporations admitted to membership by the Board who are corporations which are not engaged in journalism and/or media, but support the organization’s goals and purposes.

My tax-deductible donation to HAHMP’s scholarship fund supports young aspiring Hispanic journalists or media related careers.

Membership Application