Archive for September 19th, 2008

  • Asian Employee Resource Group Directory

    Asian Employee Resource Group Directory

    AAA of Northern California, Nevada, & Utah Resource Group: Asian Pacific Islander Connection (APIC) Mission: We engage in Asian Pacific American cultural, educational and social activities to promote diversity at CSAA, to enrich its members and to provide opportunities for personal development and professional growth. […]

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  • Asian Professionals: Blazing the Path for A New Generation

    Asian Professionals: Blazing the Path for A New Generation

    Welcome to AsianWeek’s Asian Employees & Professionals Special issue! For almost two centuries, Asians working in America have been the foundation of power and progress for our community and our country: from laying the first tracks connecting east and west America through the transcontinental railroad […]

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  • Daily Dose: 09/19/08

    Daily Dose: 09/19/08

    » AsianWeek Market Report » Korean American Doctor “Making Chicago a Better Place” » Asian American Civil Rights Groups Oppose Prop 11 » Filipina American Candidate Kicks off for District 11 » Civil Rights Coalition Urges Max Sentence for Hate Crime » YES on B […]

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  • Calendar: 09/19/08

    Calendar: 09/19/08

    Downloading Dharma EVENT: “Downloadable Dharma” lecture with Clark Strand DESCRIPTION: Lecture, presented by the Center for Buddhist Education, on the exploration of a spiritual practice that incorporates teachings from a combination of different religious traditions. Clark Strand is a Zen Buddhist monk by training who […]

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  • Daily Dose: 09/18/08

    Daily Dose: 09/18/08

    » AsianWeek Market Report » Asian American Organizations Celebrate Citizenship Day, Renew Call for Fair Naturalization Process » Asian Americans Less Likely To Seek Mental Health Treatment » At UCLA, Who Must Pay Price for White Racism? Vietnamese Americans » Korean Designers Behind GM’s New […]

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  • An Unusual Cancer Burden: APAs battle both disease and taboos

    An Unusual Cancer Burden: APAs battle both disease and taboos

    When it comes to cancer, APAs are not the model minority. Lack of awareness surrounded by taboo and a tendency by health professionals to treat APAs as a homogenous group make the battle over the disease especially challenging. With all cancers considered, APAs may have […]

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  • Sun Tung

    Sun Tung

    Authentic Northern Bite SAN MATEO, Calif. — Sun Tung seems as authentic as ever after more than 12 years in a quiet location off restaurant row on Third Street. Since opening, husband and wife owners Cindy and Xiao Long Wu have done little to change […]

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  • The Kids Are All Right: The teen stars of ‘Be Like Water’

    The Kids Are All Right: The teen stars of ‘Be Like Water’

    W.C. Fields famously advised actors to never to work with animals or children. But perhaps Fields didn’t dislike kids; he was just afraid of being upstaged by their natural charm. Watching three of the young stars of East West Players’ production of Dan Kwong’s new […]

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  • On the Job With Asian American Professionals

    On the Job With Asian American Professionals

    Asian American employees are stereotyped as passive, unwilling to participate in organized activities and apathetic about doing what it takes to get promoted. They are the overworked, underpaid, under-respected workhorses who toil away and then cross their fingers when eligible for a promotion. They can’t […]

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  • Asian Nights: 09/19/08

    Asian Nights: 09/19/08

    FRIDAY, SEPT. 19 Remedy w/ BB Hayes and Pilot Details: Temple Nightclub, 540 Howard St., San Francisco, 10 p.m. – 4 a.m., 21+ Music: House, Hip-hop

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