Join the Boston Association of Black Journalists for the association’s next general meeting. The meeting will take place 7 p.m. Tuesday Nov. 1 at Emerson College’s Common Ground.

Here is the meeting’s agenda.

November 2016 BABJ meeting agenda

Meeting date: 7 -9 p.m. Tuesday Nov. 1

Location: Common Ground (10th floor), 120 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116

Parking: There is metered parking surrounding the Boston Common. The Boston Common Garage charges $14 in the evening for up to three hours. It’s $18 if it’s over three hours. There are cheaper parking lots in walking distance. (Consult Spot Hero or your favorite parking app.)

Public transportation: Red and Green lines to the Park Street station. Orange line to Chinatown station.

Conference call information: Please contact the association at

1. Reports

  • Financial update – Zuri Berry
  • Chapter filings – Zuri Berry
  • 2017 Region 1 conference: Philadelphia – Zuri Berry
  • Meet and greets with: Boston City Councilor Tito Jackson, Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh, Boston NAACP president Michael Curry – Gary Washburn

2. Chapter calendar

  • Holiday event
  • Student project/student resume workshop
  • Harvard student women’s group
  • Scholarship program
  • Upcoming chapter deadlines

3. BABJ elections

  • Schedule

4. Adjournment & Announcements

  • Questions, concerns and feedback