Posted on 21 October 2013.
Northwest Asian Weekly was the recipient of three 2013 Better Newspaper Awards at the Washington Newspaper Publishers Association’s 126th annual convention held Oct. 4 in Olympia.
Reporter Jason Cruz won first place in the Best News Story–Long category for his story, “Family asks for help to free Tacoma resident imprisoned in Nicaragua,” about prison conditions in Latin America. Judges called it “an engaging read.” Read the full story
Posted in Names in the News, Vol 32 No 43 | 10/19-10/25
Posted on 27 September 2012.
By Stacy Nguyen
Northwest Asian Weekly
Stacy Nguyen (Image by Stacy Nguyen/NWAW)
When I was editor of the Northwest Asian Weekly, it used to bother me when people acted as if Assunta single-handedly put Read the full story
Posted in Commentaries, Vol 31 No 40 | 9/29-10/5
Posted on 25 June 2012.
Stacy Nguyen (left) and Han Bui
The Western Washington chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) presented its Excellence in Journalism Awards to the staff at Northwest Asian Weekly on May 19 at the Renaissance Hotel. NWAW won awards in four categories.
—The staff (which includes Jason Cruz, Andrew Hamlin, Nina Huang, Vivian Nguyen, Han Bui, and Stacy Nguyen) got third place for Special Sections.
—Layout editor Han Bui got third place for Page Design.
—Former editor Stacy Nguyen got second place in Editorial and Commentary and third place in Graphics and Illustration.
These entries were four among more than 2,100 entries in 184 categories received by SPJ this year. (end)
Posted in Names in the News, Vol 31 No 26 | 6/23-6/29
Posted on 13 April 2012.
Northwest Asian Weekly
Tiffany Ran (left) and Stacy Nguyen
If you’ve had to do a double take at our staff box recently, you’re not mistaken.
Something is different. At the end of last month, the paper said goodbye to its editor Stacy Nguyen, and a new editor came on board. Nguyen found a new opportunity working with social media for a technology consulting company. Read the full story
Posted in Community News, Features, Vol 31 No 16 | 4/14-4/20
Posted on 28 October 2010.
Northwest Asian Weekly (NWAW) staff members and one of its reporters garnered five awards from the Washington Newspaper Publishers Association (WNPA) Better Newspaper Contest. The awards were presented in Wenatchee at the WNPA’s 123rd annual convention.
Winners from NWAW:
— Reporter Amy Phan won first place in the Best Comprehensive Coverage of a Single Issue category for her “Tony Ng” series.
— Layout Editor and Graphic Designer Han Bui and Editor Stacy Nguyen won first place in the Best Newspaper Website category. Read the full story
Posted in Names in the News, Vol 29 No 44 | 10/30-11/5