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  • Chinese American Heroine: Anna Sui

    Chinese American Heroine: Anna Sui

    Fashion Designer Name in English: Anna Sui Name in Chinese: 肖志美 [蕭志美] Name in Pinyin: Xiāo Zhìměi Gender: Female Birth Year: 1964 Birth Place: Dearborn, Michigan Current location: New York City Profession (s): Fashion Designer Education: Bachelor of Fine Arts, Fashion Design, Parsons School of […]

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  • Chinese American Hero: Vivienne Tam

    Chinese American Hero: Vivienne Tam

    Fashion Designer, Business Executive Name in English: Vivienne Tam Name in Chinese: 譚燕玉 Name in Pinyin: Tán Yànyù Gender: Female Birth Year: 1957 Birth Place: Guangzhou, China Current location: NYC Philanthropy: Yes Profession (s): Fashion Designer, Business Executive Education: Higher Diploma in Design, Hong Kong […]

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  • Chinese American Hero: Alexander Wang

    Chinese American Hero: Alexander Wang

    Fashion Designer Name in English: Alexander Wang Gender: Male Birth Year: 1984 Birth Place: San Francisco, California Current location: New York City, New York Philanthropy: Yes Profession (s): Fashion Designer Education: Parsons School of Design (now named Parsons The New School For Design) no degree […]

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  • Chinese American Heroine: Vera Wang

    Chinese American Heroine: Vera Wang

    International Fashion Designer Name in English: Vera Wang Name in Chinese: 王薇薇 Name in Pinyin: Wáng Wēiwei Gender: Female Birth Year: 1949 Birth Place: New York City Current location: New York City Philanthropy: Yes

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  • Chinese Americans in Fashion

    Chinese Americans in Fashion

    By Grace Fardella This is Week 39 of AsianWeek’s salute to Chinese American heroes, in strategic partnership with Chinese American Heroes, a 501c3 non-profit organization dedicated to documenting the contributions of Chinese Americans to America and the world. In this week’s series, we are celebrating […]

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  • Chinese American Hero: Frank Wu

    Chinese American Hero: Frank Wu

    This is Week 38 of AsianWeek’s salute to Chinese American heroes, in strategic partnership with Chinese American Heroes, a 501c3 non-profit organization dedicated to documenting the contributions of Chinese Americans to America and the world. This week we are honoring and recognizing Mr. Frank Wu, […]

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  • Chinese American Heroes Honors Chinese American Food

    Chinese American Heroes Honors Chinese American Food

    This is Week 37 of AsianWeek’s salute to Chinese American heroes, in strategic partnership with Chinese American Heroes, a 501c3 non-profit organization dedicated to documenting the contributions of Chinese Americans to America and the world. With the holidays around the corner, we are also taking […]

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  • Chinese American Heroes: Jonathan Lau & Jonathan Lin

    Chinese American Heroes: Jonathan Lau & Jonathan Lin

    This is Week 36 of AsianWeek’s salute to Chinese American heroes, in strategic partnership with Chinese American Heroes, a 501c3 non-profit organization dedicated to documenting the contributions of Chinese Americans to America and the world. This week we are honoring an all American organization, the Boy Scouts […]

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  • Asian Themed Books to Buy for the Holiday Season

    Asian Themed Books to Buy for the Holiday Season

    ASIAN FACES Finally a book written specifically for Asian women and their beauty concerns. Celebrity makeup expert Taylor Chang-Babaian shares her highly sought after beauty tips and techniques that can apply to specific Asian American women’s concerns. Her book, ASIAN FACES, has more than 100 […]

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  • Chinese American Hero: Dr. Betty Lee Sung

    Chinese American Hero: Dr. Betty Lee Sung

    This is Week 34 of AsianWeek’s salute to Chinese American heroes, in strategic partnership with Chinese American Heroes, a 501c3 non-profit organization dedicated to documenting the contributions of Chinese Americans to America and the world. This week want to recognize and honor a distinguished and […]

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