Archive for January 9th, 2012

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    Win $500 and Fame Through Street Fair’s Poster Contest

    The Asian Heritage Street Celebration (AHSC) is hosting its annual poster contest in partnership with the Asian American Women Artists Association, Asian Art Museum, Center for Asian American Media, and Kearny Street Workshop. Graphic artists are sought to create an exciting image to become part of […]

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  • Ed Lee Promises to be Mayor for the 100%

    Ed Lee Promises to be Mayor for the 100%

    SAN FRANCISCO — Ed Lee’s inauguration Sunday morning marked a historic moment for San Francisco, which now has its first-ever elected Chinese American mayor. But unlike when he was first appointed a year ago by then-outgoing Mayor Gavin Newsom, yesterday’s ceremony saw an affable Lee […]

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    A Taiwanese American Adoptee’s Journey and Search for Identity

    “Imagine your whole life believing that you are one thing and then learning in mid-life that you are not what you have always believed you were… I always believed that I was Vietnamese and Japanese. That’s what they told me. I had no reason to […]

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    Telltale Signs: The Blunder of an Arroyo Lawyer, Hitler Fan

    Ignoring a constitutional ban against making “midnight” appointments in the last three months of her term, former Philippine Pres. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo (GMA) went ahead and appointed her personal manicurist, Nitz Carpon, as director of a government housing agency and her personal gardener, Armando Macapagal, as […]

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    Asian Foreign Students Tops At… Application Cheating

    From Global Post Elite Asian students cheat like mad on US college applications Just picked off my facebook feed from one of my Asian American student friends. Sounds like that same thing I saw before about those prep services in Asia that will help you with […]

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