NAMIC Commemorates Juneteenth

    June 21, 2021News

    Juneteenth, celebrated each year on June 19, is the commemoration of the day in 1865 when federal troops liberated more than 250,000 enslaved Black people in Galveston, Texas.  On Thursday, June 17, 2021 history was made. After a decades-long effort by many activists ― including 94-year-old community activist Opal Lee — Juneteenth became a federal […]

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    Celebrating Pride Month

    June 4, 2021News

    In honor of Pride Month, the NAMIC Sister Chapters have produced a series of events that will feature an impactful webinar every week during June.

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    Virtual Diversity Week Returns for 2021

    May 4, 2021News

    WICT, NAMIC and the Walter Kaitz Foundation Will Celebrate DEI with Leadership Development Conferences and Networking Events Diversity Partners Announce Return to In-Person Activities in New York City for 2022 New York, NY, May 4, 2021 – As the nation continues to rebound from the COVID-19 pandemic, industry diversity groups will amplify and celebrate efforts […]

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    Statement Regarding the Verdict in the Trial of Derek Chauvin from A. Shuanise Washington

    April 21, 2021News

    Yesterday’s guilty verdict of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was a step in the right direction toward justice and accountability. As crucial as it is, this verdict is just the beginning of the fight to dismantle the racism embedded in our criminal justice system. More work is needed to eliminate systems of oppression and […]

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    A. Shuanise Washington Joins AIandYou Board of Directors

    March 29, 2021News

    AIandYou, a nonprofit platform engaging and educating communities of color about artificial intelligence (AI), announced today that President and CEO of the National Association for Multi-Ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) A. Shuanise Washington will be joining AIandYou as a board member.

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    Chicago PD LaRoyce Hawkins up for NAMIC Vision Award

    March 25, 2021News

    Congratulations are in order for Chicago P.D. star LaRoyce Hawkins, who has been nominated for a NAMIC Vision Award in the Best Performance – Drama category.

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    NAMIC Stands with the AAPI Community

    March 22, 2021News

    We at NAMIC are saddened and troubled by the horrific mass shootings in the Atlanta area. We mourn the death of the six Asian women who were brutally murdered and pray for the families, communities, and others impacted by this tragedy.

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    HBO Leads Pack in NAMIC Vision Awards Nod

    March 15, 2021News

    More than 30 networks, streaming services and digital companies, led by HBO, garnered 2021 NAMIC Vision Awards nominations as part of the diversity organization’s annual recognition of excellence in inclusive programming.

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    NAMIC Announces Chapter Officers for 2021

    February 10, 2021News

    NAMIC is proud to announce the chapter officers for 2021. They began serving their new two-year term on January 1st. Many of the officers are embarking on their second term; asterisks below delineate first-time or new role for chapter officers.

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