Archive for September 30th, 2009

  • Superheroes Wanted for Marrow Donor Registration Drive

    Superheroes Wanted for Marrow Donor Registration Drive

    As three-year-old Finn Okochi runs around his New Jersey living room sporting a Superman cape, the half-Japanese little dynamo can thank his real-life Superhero, a perfectly matched marrow donor from Michigan, for his gift of life—a real feat since only three percent of members in […]

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  • Anna Maria Perez de Tagle Finds ‘Fame’

    Anna Maria Perez de Tagle Finds ‘Fame’

    When we first see Anna Maria Perez de Tagle in the new version of Fame, she, along with an onslaught of budding performing art kids are trying to elbow their way into the New York City High School for the Performing Arts. Perez de Tagle’s character, Joy […]

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  • Economic Disparities for Minorities Sharpen in Recession

    Economic Disparities for Minorities Sharpen in Recession

    By Cristina Fernandez-Pereda, New America Media Minorities are taking the hardest hit of the economic downturn. Policy advocates from different minority organizations participated Wednesday in a Congressional hearing and a teleconference to share the impact of the recession on different communities. “If we look at changes in […]

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  • Daily Dose & Announcements: 09/30/09

    Daily Dose & Announcements: 09/30/09

    >> Annual Meigetsu (Harvest Moon) Taiko Festival 2009 >> Taiwan Int’l Children’s Film Festival >> US-ASEAN Creative Project & Smithsonian Institution presents the 6th Annual UAFF >> Ang Lee Working on Film Adaptation of “Life of Pi” >> KABUKI Lecture & Performance (SF Media & […]

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