Archive for July 10th, 2009

  • Pistahan Parade and Festival Set for Aug. 8 & 9

    Pistahan Parade and Festival Set for Aug. 8 & 9

    SAN FRANCISCO  – The largest celebration of Filipino Americans in San Francisco is back and bigger than ever featuring the return of the popular Adobo Cook-off and balut eating contests, delectable Filipino cuisine and desserts, cultural exhibits, and the return of the 2nd annual San […]

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  • Chinese American Hero: Frank Fong

    Chinese American Hero: Frank Fong

    Name in English: Frank Fong Name in Chinese: 方启绪 [方啟緒] Name in Pinyin: Fāng Qǐxù Gender: Male Birth Year: 1919 -2007 Birth Place: Augusta, GA

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  • Ron Takaki Community Memorial Scheduled for July 23

    Ron Takaki Community Memorial Scheduled for July 23

    During his more than 40 years at UC Berkeley, Ron Takaki helped establish the nation’s first ethnic studies Ph.D. program as well as UC Berkeley’s American Cultures requirement for graduation. He advised President Clinton in 1997 on his major speech on race. In his books, […]

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  • Pianist Lang Lang to Open S.F. Symphony Season

    Pianist Lang Lang to Open S.F. Symphony Season

    The San Francisco Symphony will open its 98th Season with an opening gala concert on Sept. 9 featuring renowned pianist Lang Lang, with all proceeds to benefit the orchestra’s education and community programs. These programs provide music education to more than 75,000 Bay Area children […]

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