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  • AsiaSociety

    Education in a Global Era: The U.S.- Asia Connection

      On May 12, 2014, Asia Society Northern California will hold its 11th Annual Dinner at theRitz-Carlton Hotel, San Francisco. The Annual Dinner is our most prestigious event of the year and is attended by over 400 Bay Area leaders in business and civic affairs, academia, the diplomatic […]

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  • 2013 Queen and her Court at Miss Vietnam of N.C. Intercollegiate Pageant with Director Jodie Truong.

    On the Scene

        SILICON VALLEY THEATER SCENE Great theater came to town this month and it always interests me that although our valley’s population numbers over one third Asian, you barely see 5 percent Asian audience members watching local theater works.  Someone out there explain to me the reason.  When so […]

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  • ALC2014-savethedate

    2014 Advancing Justice – Asian Law Caucus 42nd Anniversary Dinner

    Each year, the Advancing Justice – Asian Law Caucus gala features a keynote speaker and an awards presentation honoring individuals or organizations who have made a significant impact in the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community through their exemplary works in defense of civil […]

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  • MrHyphen

    Mr. Hyphen 2014 Highlights APA Males

    Five transformative Asian American men representing six transformative community organizations will compete for the coveted crown of Mr. Hyphen 2014, a $2000 cash prize, and a $1000 audience-favorite prize at the 8th Annual Mr. Hyphen Community Fundraiser on April 19 at the historic Marines’ Memorial Theatre in […]

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  • MalaysiaAirline

    Malaysia MH370 And Misfortune Updates

      Malaysia MH370 And Misfortune Updates Other links about MH370: Mirror Live Blog, CNN Live Blog Wikipedia Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, aviationist Here are entries in a live blog format for updates, along with other completely unrelated incidents we should know about AsianWeek MH370 Timeline 4/10/2014 Now CNN is quoting  unnamed […]

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  • Volunteer Collage

    Asian Heritage Street Celebration Volunteers Wanted

    There are over 100 volunteer positions and even more ways to help out. Find a volunteer opportunity that fits your interests. We are looking for volunteers to help out during the 10th Annual Hill Physicians Asian Heritage Street Celebration on Saturday, May 17, 2014 in […]

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  • State Board of Equalization member Betty Yee

    GRANDMA UPHOLDS THE YEE FAMILY NAME

      Last week, this column downplayed the impact of State Senator Leland Yee’s legal troubles (he pleaded innocent) on Betty Yee’s campaign for State Controller, especially in light of her rival and Assembly Speaker John Perez’s potential ethical issues and the contagion of the Yee-Wright-Calderon scandals (See below and “Potstickers” on […]

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  • The late Matt Fong, former California Treasurer

    Open Call For Matt Fong Asian Americans in Public Finance Scholarship Applications

      The Matt Fong Asian Americans in Public Finance Scholarship honors the memory of former California State Treasurer Matt Fong, for his dedication to public service, active involvement in state politics, and direct impact he had in opening up opportunities for Asian Americans in the […]

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  • VolunteerGarden

    Volunteers Needed for SF’s First Ever Asian Community Garden

    The Green Initiative for Asian Families (GIAF) is seeking motivated volunteers to help grow the first Asian community garden organized by and for the Asian community in San Francisco. Help create a green space that will help new immigrants live healthy lifestyles, grow and share […]

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  • DiasporicVietnameseArtistsNetwork

    Diasporic Vietnamese Literary Festival Set for April 19

    San Francisco, CA - The Diasporic Vietnamese Artist Network (DVAN) and the Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center (APICC) present the Fourth San Francisco Diasporic Vietnamese Literary Festival, showcasing the works of Vietnamese writers, poets and performers. The event is scheduled for Saturday, April 19, from 8 p.m. […]

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