Philip P. Choy (1926-2017)
AAS faculty and students present the following papers at the National Association of Ethnic Studies Conference held March 23-25, 2017 at San Francisco State University:
Developing Culturally Relevant and Community Responsive Leaders
Transracial & Transnational Adoptee Wellness through Digital, Local, and Global Culture and Community-Making
On February 3, 2017, the Asian American Studies Department welcomed Spring 2017 with a faculty and student luncheon. This luncheon was an opportunity for conversation and networking with Asian American Studies faculty and our Asian American Studies majors, minor and masters students.
On January 24, the San Francisco Unified School District board voted unanimously to rescind San Francisco’s anti-Asian school policies dating as far back as 1871, all of which have never been rescinded. Commissioners Emily M. Murase and Stevon Cook co-presented the resolution with community support and speakers from TACT (The Association of Chinese Teachers), the Association of Asian American Administrators (AAAA), the National Japanese American Historical Society (NJAHS), and the Japanese American Citizens League (JACL).
The Square and Circle Club Civic Engagement Internship Program is pleased to offer a total of $1,000 in stipends for Spring 2017 SFSU students enrolled in AAS 688. The purpose of these stipends is to support student volunteerism and service in the Asian American community. Please note the following stipulations:
1. Interns must be full-time SFSU students (7+ units);
ASPIRE is a collaboration between the Asian American Studies [http://aas.sfsu.edu/] department and the Student Affairs & Enrollment Management [http://www.sfsu.edu/~vpsa/] cabinet area. ASPIRE has been designed to address and promote college access and success by identifying and removing institutional barriers for high-need Asian American and Pacific Islander students.
Professor Russell Jeung speaks about his new memoir "At Home in Exile" at the Merced Branch of the San Francisco Public LIbrary on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 from 7:00-8:30pm.
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
7 – 8:30 p.m.
Merced Branch, 155 Winston Dr. (at 19th Ave.)
Sponsored by the Merced Branch of the San Francisco Public Library and the Asian American Studies Department at San Francisco State University