Archive for April 17th, 2009

  • Chinese American Heroes: T.Y. Lin

    Chinese American Heroes: T.Y. Lin

    Chinese American Hero: T.Y. Lin Name in English: T.Y. Lin Name in Chinese: 林同炎 Name in Pinyin: Lín Tóngyán Gender: Male Birth Year: 1912-2003 Birth Place: Fuzhou, China Profession (s): Civil Engineer, Structural Engineer

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  • 2008 National Asian American Survey Debriefing

    2008 National Asian American Survey Debriefing

    Chicago, IL. – Why do Asian Americans get involved with politics? Political scientists Jane Junn (Rutgers University), Taeku Lee (University of California, Berkeley), Janelle Wong (University of Southern California), and S. Karthick Ramakrishnan (University of California, Riverside), try answering this question in the National Asian […]

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  • Daily Dose & Announcements: 04/17/09

    Daily Dose & Announcements: 04/17/09

    » Man Wins ‘Communist’ Defamation Lawsuit in Olympia » Another Ethnic Korean Shot Dead in US »49th Annual Haru Matsuri Spring Festival Sunday » Gary Locke Seen As Too Cozy with Microsoft, Boeing » Chinese ‘Bought French Degrees’ Compiled by Lian Qiu

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  • The Chicago JACL Embraces Change

    The Chicago JACL Embraces Change

    Chicago, IL – “All I know is la la la la la means I love you….” The 64th inaugural of the Japanese American Citizens League, Chicago Chapter, kicked off with the tempered falsetto of DJ Dean Sakurai’s rendition of the Delfonics’ “La-La”(Means I Love You). […]

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  • Chinese American Heroes: James Wei

    Chinese American Heroes: James Wei

    Today’s Chinese American Hero: James Wei Name in English: James Wei Name in Chinese: 韋潛光 Name in Pinyin: Wéi Qiánguāng Gender: Male Birth Year: 1930 Birth Place: China Profession (s): Chemical engineer, Professor

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