Archive for October, 2011

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    Daily Dose: 10/31/11

    Daily Dose October 31, 2011   Arts Gene Yang offers magic with graphics Are you in search of an event that can open you to the creation of Asian American graphic novels? Well be sure to attend “Leveling Up with Gene Yang: Mixing Magic with […]

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    AsianWeek Interviews With San Francisco’s Mayoral Candidates: John Avalos

    With Asian Americans comprising approximately one-third of the city’s population, the next mayor of San Francisco should have plans to address issues relevant to this robust community. To ensure that they do, AsianWeek.com has invited all of the 16 mayoral candidates–including six well qualified and prominent […]

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    China’s Heilongjiang Province received generous donations from the Monica International Educational Foundation

    China’s Heilongjiang Province received generous donations from the Monica International Educational Foundation on October 25th, 2011 at the Westin St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco that would enhance its English educational programs. The Monica International Education Foundation donated $200,000 to Heilongjiang rural English education, while donating 10,000 […]

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    AsianWeek Interviews With San Francisco’s Mayoral Candidates: Phil Ting

    With Asian Americans comprising approximately one-third of the city’s population, the next mayor of San Francisco should have plans to address issues relevant to this robust community. To ensure that they do, AsianWeek.com has invited all of the 16 mayoral candidates–including six well qualified and prominent […]

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    Lawson Sakai to receive Congressional Gold Medal

    Lawson Sakai, a Nisei-American veteran who fought in World War II as a member of the 442nd Infantry Regiment, will receive his Congressional Gold Medal from the United States Congress on November 2nd at the Capitol in Washington DC. He is one of the Japanese […]

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    Daily Dose: 10/29/11

    11/2 Update: In my first Daily Dose, I mislabeled Asians in South Asia as ‘Southeast Asians.’  I have since revised this error. Nation >>Asians in South Asia rapidly populating the United States Asians in South Asia are rapidly populating the United States within the last […]

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    AsianWeek Interviews With San Francisco’s Mayoral Candidates: Tony Hall

    With Asian Americans comprising approximately one-third of the city’s population, the next mayor of San Francisco should have plans to address issues relevant to this robust community. To ensure that they do, AsianWeek.com has invited all of the 16 mayoral candidates–including six well qualified and prominent […]

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    AsianWeek Interviews With San Francisco’s Mayoral Candidates: Terry Joan Baum

    With Asian Americans comprising approximately one-third of the city’s population, the next mayor of San Francisco should have plans to address issues relevant to this robust community. To ensure that they do, AsianWeek.com has invited all of the 16 mayoral candidates—including six well qualified and prominent […]

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    AsianWeek Gets Glamorous, Q&A with Seventeen Magazine Featured: Natalie Liao

    Imagine coming home from a long day at school and running over to the check the mailbox. Inside is a pile of bills, offers and other miscellaneous letters that concern other family members. But at the bottom of the stack you notice the gleaming magazine […]

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    AsianWeek Interviews With San Francisco’s Mayoral Candidates: Bevan Dufty

    With Asian Americans comprising approximately one-third of the city’s population, the next mayor of San Francisco should have plans to address issues relevant to this robust community. To ensure that they do, AsianWeek.com has invited all of the 16 mayoral candidates–including six well qualified and prominent […]

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