News and Updates Last Updated: May 4, 2015

AAS Faculty in the News & Updates: May 2015

Jonathan H. X. Lee was awarded a grant from the California State University to continue with SFSU's Quality Online Learning and Teaching initiative.  He also serves as a Faculty Fellow, and funding will be used to develop online learning and teaching quality assurance at SFSU.

Isabelle Pelaud's co-edited collection,  Troubling Borders, has won third place in the best book prize from the Association for Borderlands Studies.

MA students present at the Association of Asian American Studies conference

Seven masters students in Asian American Studies presented papers at the Association of Asian American Studies conference in Chicago. Their papers included the following:

Clark Bilorusky, Policy and Practice: Bilingual Education at San Francisco's Filipino Education Center

Vincent Kwan Caring or Self- Worth: Asian Americans and the Impostor Phenomenon

Jordan Loey Chinese American Family Trajectories: Angel Island and Hung Shoon Lee

AAS Faculty present at the Association of Asian American Studies Conference

Nine SFSU Asian American Studies faculty participated in the 2015 Association at the Asian American Studies conference in Chicago. The following is a list of the papers  presented:

Russell M. Jeung  "Divergent Paths: Recent Religious Trends among Chinese Americans"

Jonathan H.X. Lee "Using Academic Technologies to Enhance Student Learning and Success through the Flipped Classroom Approach"  and  "Laotians in the San Francisco Bay Area"