Archive for May 1st, 2009

  • Daily Dose & Announcements:05/01/09

    Daily Dose & Announcements:05/01/09

    >> Asian Gays Mark Milestone: Pride & Heritage celebrates 10th anniversary this weekend >> University of California plan angers Asian Americans >> Asian Women the Target of Home Invasion Robberies >> China’s Leaders Take Visible Approach to Swine Flu >> Toyota’s Troubles Slam Japan’s Motor […]

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  • Chinese American Hero: Chen-Ning Franklin Yang

    Chinese American Hero: Chen-Ning Franklin Yang

    Chinese American Hero: Chen-Ning Franklin Yang Name in English: Chen-Ning Franklin Yang Name in Chinese: 杨振宁[楊振寧] Name in Pinyin: Yáng Zhènníng Gender: Male Birth Year: 1922 Birth Place: Anhui, China

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  • Do you LIVERight?

    Do you LIVERight?

    5K Run/Walk to Raise Awareness of Hepatitis B and Liver Cancer 1 in 10 Asian Americans is chronically infected with the hepatitis B virus that causes 80% of all liver cancer deaths – and 2 out of 3 don’t even know that they are infected. […]

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  • CityBuild Helps Disadvantaged Asian Americans Find Jobs

    CityBuild Helps Disadvantaged Asian Americans Find Jobs

    By Lian Qiu Wind Chang was a successful businessman in China, but all that changed when he immigrated to the U.S. two years ago. With limited English skills, Chang struggled to find work, and when he eventually did, he was laid off because of the […]

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  • Where are the Asian CEOs?

    Where are the Asian CEOs?

    By Gerrye Wong Where are the Asian CEOs? This burning question has long been asked in quiet conversations among business people and high tech individuals for the past several decades when Asian Americans have been touted as a driving force in America’s economy. On this […]

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