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New Asian American and Asian Diaspora Studies Introduction video!

Please watch this fantastic new introduction video about the past, present, and future of the Asian American and Asian Diaspora Studies Program at UC Berkeley!  

Fred Ho Memorial Tribute Sunday SEPTEMBER 7, 2014

Fred Ho Memorial Tribute Sunday SEPTEMBER 7, 2014

STRUGGLE FOR A NEW WORLD! Fred Ho Memorial Tribute Sunday SEPTEMBER 7, 2014 2:00–4:30pm @ Oakland Asian Cultural Center 388 9th St #290, Oakland, free admission Co-sponsored by Freedom Archives, The Poetry Center and the Design Center for Global Needs at San Francisco State University, and Oakland Asian Cultural Center On Sunday, September 7th an […]

Lecturer Maxine Hong Kingston ’62, M.Ed. ’65 Awarded the 2013 National Medal of Arts

Lecturer Maxine Hong Kingston ’62, M.Ed. ’65 Awarded the 2013 National Medal of Arts

Author and longtime Berkeley lecturer Maxine Hong Kingston ’62, M.Ed. ’65 was awarded the 2013 National Medal of Arts at a recent White House ceremony! Best known for her books The Woman Warrior and China Men, Kingston’s “novels and non-fiction have examined how the past influences our present, and her voice has strengthened our understanding […]

Spaces Available in Some AAADS Courses!

Spaces Available in Some AAADS Courses!

Some AAADS courses still have seats! List below. For a complete list of courses offered this Fall, please click here. For Course Control Numbers and other official scheduling information, please click here 20A “Introduction to the History of Asians in the United States” Chris Chua & Elaine Kim (MWF 12-1:00PM, 105 North Gate) Sections: (M 9-10:00AM, 104 Barrows), (Tu […]

AIWA Looking for Volunteer English as Second Language (ESL) Teachers!

AIWA is looking for volunteer English as a Second Language (ESL) teachers! Asian Immigrant Women Advocates (AIWA), a non-profit organization in Oakland’s Chinatown, is looking for a volunteer teacher to co-teach an ESL class for homecare workers in our Oakland office. Class is held on Tuesday evening from 6-8 and will run from August to October. […]

Open Submissions for New Undergraduate Journal in Asian American Studies

Open Submissions for New Undergraduate Journal in Asian American Studies

  Princeton’s AASA, in conjunction with Princeton’s Program in American Studies and Carl A. Fields Center for Equality and Cultural Understanding, is starting Unfound, a new undergraduate journal in Asian American studies! Once a year, we hope to publish a journal that will feature some of the top research recently conducted in the field by […]

3-Day Union Organizer Training

3-Day Union Organizer Training

3-Day Union Organizer Training Oakland, CA. September 5-7, 2014 Hosted by APALA, AFL-CIO, and Alameda Labor Council The Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance (APALA), AFL-CIO Organizing Institute, and Alameda Labor Council will be holding a 3-Day Training in Oakland, California on September 5-7, 2014. The purpose of the Organizing Institute is to train Asian Pacific Islander (API) member activists and member organizers […]

Part-time Work Opportunity for Cantonese Speaker

Engage As You Age  is looking for someone who is fluent in Cantonese and English and interested in visiting a socially isolated senior citizen that lives in San Francisco near Lafayette Park. They are looking for  someone to come for two hours a week (day and time is flexible) and help this senior citizen remember his […]

40th Anniversary of Lau v. Nichols Decision:  A National Conference on the Rights of Linguistic Minorities

40th Anniversary of Lau v. Nichols Decision: A National Conference on the Rights of Linguistic Minorities

  REGISTRATION To register for the conference, please complete the form below (page 5) and mail it with your registration fee to the address below.  You can also complete the registration form and return it to the attention of lcwang@berkeley.edu and pay your registration fee at the door on the day of the conference, Friday, […]

Isabelle Thuy Pelaud: How I found myself at UC Berkeley

  “‘When she was a teenager, Isabelle Thuy Pelaud would ride around her small village in the hills of southeastern France. But her moped could only take her so far. “I knew I wanted to get past those mountains,” she remembers. Daughter of a French father and Vietnamese mother, she always felt like an outsider; that didn’t […]

The San Mateo County Behavioral Health and Recovery Services Behavioral Health Program Specialist Opening

The San Mateo County Behavioral Health and Recovery Services Behavioral Health Program Specialist Opening

The Office of Diversity and Equity (ODE) is looking for a behavioral health program specialist to help with capacity building activities focused on addressing behavioral health inequities in San Mateo County. ODE capacity building activities include planning and implementation of culturally‐relevant trainings for consumers, family members, providers, and those working and living in the community; […]