Congrats to Mai-Nhung Le on her promotion to Full Professor effective Fall 2016.
The Asian Student Union and the Asian American Studies 2016 graduates and their families had the distinct privilege of having San Francisco City Supervisor and State Senate candidate Jane Kim as the keynote speaker at the graduation banquet held on May 29, 2016.
Eric Ignacio was honored as the recipient of the 2016 Asian American Studies Alumni of the Year award at the Asian Student Union/Asian American Studies Graduation Banquet on Sunday May 29, 2016.
Francis Wong was honored as the Distinguished Graduate Student in Asian American Studies at the Graduate Student recognition ceremony on Wednesday May 25, 2016. Frances was honored for his academic excellence and for his artistic and community practice in the Asian American community.
Dale Maglalang was honored as the College of Ethnic Studies Graduate Student Hood Recipient on Wednesday May 25, 2016 at the Graduate Student Recognition Ceremony and on Friday May 27, 2016 during Commencement at AT and T park. Maglalang was selected among distinguished graduate students in the College of Ethnic Studies and in the Asian American studies department.
Professor Allyson Tintiangco-Cubales received an award for Excellence in Education from the Asian Pacific Islander Legislative Caucus at the California State Capitol this last Monday. Professor Tintiangco-Cubales has published books and articles that focus on the development of ethnic studies curriculum. In addition, Allyson is dedicated to the Filipina/o American community. She founded of Pin@y Educational Partnerships (PEP), an educational pipeline. Every year, PEP sends hundreds of students to college, graduate school, and credential programs.
A fun community event open to all ages with goody bag giveaways to the first 50 children and prizes for everyone who comes.