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Two Northrop employees receive Asian American engineer awards
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As part of the National Engineers Week Program, two Northrop Grumman Corp. employees walked away with top awards at the annual Asian American Engineer of the Year event in Dallas, the company announced Tuesday. Brad Furukawa, vice president … No tags for this post.

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Hazel Ying Lee: Showcased Asian-American involvement in war effort
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3/6/2013 – FORT MEADE, Md. (AFNS) — The Asian and Pacific island influence for the Air Force began during the early days of World War II when Chinese-American women were recruited to serve in the "Air WACs," a special unit within the Army Air Corps … No tags for this post.

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Pamela Chen, Asian American Gay Judge, Appointed To Federal Bench
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After more than thirteen years with the Department of Justice, Pamela Chen has been confirmed to the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York by the U.S. Senate, making her the first openly gay Asian American to be confirmed as a judge … No tags for this post.

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The Asian American Film Laband Asian CineVision Present 72-Hour Shootout …
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New York, NY — March 1, 2013 — The Asian American Film Lab (Film Lab) is pleased to announce the Ninth Annual 72-Hour Film Shootout ("Shoot-out") will be taking place this year from May 31 to June 3, 2013. The Shootout is a worldwide competition in … No tags for this post.

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Asian-American Studies
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Nearly two decades ago, in 1995, members of the Asian-American Alumni Association for Princeton (A4P) staged a sit-in demonstration at Nassau Hall, protesting the lack of Asian-American and Latino studies programs at the University. In response to this … No tags for this post.

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Rivalries Begin to Emerge in a New Seat of Power
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CUPERTINO, Calif. — Home to Apple, Google and other high-tech pioneers, the 17th Congressional District here recorded a political first in last fall's elections, becoming the first majority Asian-American district in the mainland United States … No tags for this post.

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Asian American Student Conference takes place April 14
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Pingree School in South Hamilton, Massachusetts, will host the third annual Asian American Footsteps Conference 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, April 14, 2013. The conference is open to all New England high school students who self-identify as Asian, Asian … No tags for this post.

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Celine Parreñas Shimizu: “Straitjacket Sexualities: Mapping Asian American …
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Have you thought about your lymphatic system lately, or taken a close look at how your body processes sugar? When was the last time you sweat your 'bad ass' off? Our annual Health Issue spotlights inspiring stories of nutrition, fitness and holistic … No tags for this post.

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Worries over Chinese, American economies push TSX lower
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TORONTO — A new round of worry about the Chinese economy and uncertainty about the impact of big U.S. government spending cuts pushed the Toronto stock market lower Monday. The S&P/TSX composite index lost 65.71 points to 12,707.41, led by … No tags for this post.

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Famed Chinese-American author to speak as part of visiting writers series
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2:35 p.m., Feb. 26, 2013–The University of Delaware community will welcome Ha Jin — one of the foremost and most respected Chinese-American writers of fiction, poetry and essays — on Thursday and Friday, March 7 and 8. The visit, which will include … No tags for this post.

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Judge Delbert E. Wong Square Dedicated in Los Angeles' Chinatown
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Located at the intersection of Ord and North Hill Streets, the square marks the first time that the City of Los Angeles is recognizing a Chinese American with an official landmark. Los Angeles City Councilmember Ed Reyes played a key role in securing … No tags for this post.

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Dumb Teen Comedy About Drunk Chinese-American Teenager at The Center of …
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It's the comedy-film equivalent of an empty calorie. It's inexcusably tiresome, and you've seen the same movie at least eight dozen times in the past three years. But unlike most movies about hormonal drunkards, this one is unique in the sense that it … No tags for this post.

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Community Foundation Seeks to Engage Chinese American Philanthropists
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Board members of the Chinese American Community Foundation joined by elected officials and nonprofit leaders at the foundation launch event on Feb. 28. (Courtesy Frank Jang). SAN FRANCISCO—When the startup where Buck Gee served as CEO was … No tags for this post.

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Photo Release — Two Northrop Grumman Employees Receive Asian American …
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DALLAS, March 5, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) employees Brad Furukawa and Helena K. L. Chan, received top awards at the annual Asian American Engineer of the Year (AAEOY) event, held this weekend in … No tags for this post.

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The Asian-American Story – In Dance
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News / Arts & Entertainment. The Asian-American Story – In Dance. Print · Share: · Tweet. TEXT SIZE – +. Ira Mellman. Last updated on: March 04, 2013 5:12 PM. The modern American choreography of H.T. Chen is partly classical ballet, partly traditional … No tags for this post.

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