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

By Vy Hoang

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

By Vy Hoang

  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…

Isabelle Thuy Pelaud: How I found myself at UC Berkeley

By Vy Hoang

  “‘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

By Vy Hoang

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;…