Archive for September 9th, 2008

  • Daily Dose: 09/09/08

    Daily Dose: 09/09/08

    » Study Finds Asian Americans and Blacks More Skeptical of Joint Replacement Surger » U.S. Officials Think Kim Jong Il May Be Gravely Ill » UCSF Memory and Aging Center Aging and Cognition Study » FIL-AM LAUNCHES RE-ELECTION BID FOR HERCULES, CALIFORNIA CITY COUNCIL » […]

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  • Magnet Schools Mirror Myths

    Magnet Schools Mirror Myths

    A growing trend in enrollment patterns at our nation’s prestigious and competitive magnet schools shows Asian American students quickly outpacing their Hispanic, African American and white peers. Following this trend, common wisdom would assume that Asian American students throughout the United States are thriving and […]

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  • Real World’s Party Girl is a Martial Arts Master

    Real World’s Party Girl is a Martial Arts Master

    Remember that hot Asian girl on MTV’s Real World San Diego? Jamie Chung was a Korean American from a (typically) strict Asian family in San Francisco – I’m sure her parents were shocked when her not-so-private partying habits were revealed all over reality TV! Now […]

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  • Calif. Hep B Free Concert Tour Launches

    Calif. Hep B Free Concert Tour Launches

    To raise awareness for hepatitis B, students will perform music and spoken word poetry as part of the California Hep B Free Tour on Sept. 16. The concert, organized by UC Berkeley’s Team HBV, will begin at 7:30 p.m. at Berkeley’s Bear’s Lair Food Court […]

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  • D.A. Launches Childhood Trauma Training for SFUSD Teachers

    D.A. Launches Childhood Trauma Training for SFUSD Teachers

    District Attorney Kamala Harris launched the first training session on childhood trauma for San Francisco Unified School District teachers on August 22 at Burton High School. The training, which included teachers from Burton and Willie Brown Academy, focused on helping school personnel identify and support […]

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