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!
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
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 may also complete the registration form and return it to the attention of firstname.lastname@example.org and pay your registration fee at the door on the day of the conference, Friday, September […]
“‘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 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; […]
The Health Equity Initiatives Internship Program is designed to provide work opportunities and practical learning experience for undergraduate college and graduate students in order to enhance their academic preparation and expose them to public service at the county level. Interns will be working with the Office of Diversity and Equity in the Behavioral Health and […]
From Chop Suey to Korean tacos, Asian American food’s popularity has a profound impact on the way we perceive Asian Americans. Join food scholars and contributors of the Eating Asian American anthology Lok Siu and Mark Padoongpatt, Thy Tran of Asian Culinary Forum, and moderator Erica J. Peters of the Culinary Historians of Northern California for […]
According to a segment produced by NPR, researchers led by the Wharton School’s Katherine Milkman emailed 6,500 professors from 89 disciplines at the top 259 schools, pretending to be students. These emails replicated the same message; the only variable was the sender’s name — for example, “Brad Anderson, Meredith Roberts, Lamar Washington, LaToya Brown, Juanita Martinez, […]
Check out three courses being offered this summer from May 27th to July 3rd, 2014. AAS121- Chinese American History (Harvey Dong): Tues-Thurs 9:30AM-12:00PM AAS124-Filipino American History (Maria Josephine Barrios): Mon-Wed 1:00-3:300PM AAS171-Asian Americans in Film and Video (Roger Viet Chung): Mon-Thurs 12:00-2:30PM More details about each class are on the flyers attached.
The Asian American and Asian Diaspora Studies Program, along with Chicano/Lation Studies, and Native American Studies would like to invite you to our speaker panel this Friday, April 18th, at the YWCA from 11-12:30 PM, with a reception to follow. Speakers: Eduardo Diaz, Director of the Smithsonian Latino Center Sven Haakanson, Associate Professor of Anthropology, Curator […]
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, they hope to publish a journal that will feature some of the top research recently conducted in the field by […]