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HYPHEN MAGAZINE FT: The Half of Me That’s Not You ASIA AM 112C: Asian American Creative Writing

Students from this Fall 2020’s Asian American Studies 112C: Asian American Creative Writing with lecturer Neelanjana Banerjee get featured in Hyphen magazine. Highlighting this previous Fall’s successful creative writing course a few student have received publication for their creative pieces. Student Ashley Kim‘s piece “The Half of You That’s Not Me” was featured for Hyphen […]

Congratulations to Our 2020 Asian Pacific Alumni of UCLA Scholarship Recipients Asian American Studies Department Students in Highlight

We want to congratulate our Asian American Studies Students who have been awarded this year’s Asian Pacific Alumni of UCLA Scholarships! A few of our students highlighted are: Angela Li Exp. ’21 — Undergraduate Angela Li is a rising senior double-majoring in Asian American studies and political science with an interest in pursuing a career […]

Congratulations Class of 2020!

Dear Class of 2020,   We congratulate you on the difficulties you had overcome to get to where you are today. Your graduation and accomplishments are milestones that our department wishes to celebrate with you. We understand the disappointment many of you may have experienced due to commencement shifting to the virtual platform. Nevertheless, the […]

UCLA ASIAN AMERICAN STUDIES DEPARTMENT OPEN POSITIONS: PART-TIME LECTURERS (NON-SENATE) FOR 2020-21

ASIAN AMERICAN STUDIES CALL FOR LECTURERS – Application Page Here UCLA ASIAN AMERICAN STUDIES DEPARTMENT OPEN POSITIONS: PART-TIME LECTURERS (NON-SENATE) 2020-21 The Department of Asian American Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), invites applications for part-time Lecturer positions (Non-Senate) with primary responsibility in teaching interdisciplinary courses in Asian American Studies for the […]

Asian American Studies Center: 50 years of storytelling and countering stereotypes

Clicker here to read the full story on UCLA Newsroom!   Celebrating 50 years! Karen Umemoto sees the UCLA Asian American Studies Center as source of memory, progress and most importantly, access. The center, its collaborators and collections, seeks to preserve the experiences, struggles and accomplishments of Asian American peoples from multiple backgrounds, a mission […]

The Minority Training Program in Cancer Control Research (MTPCCR)

The Minority Training Program in Cancer Control Research Program information and link  click here! The Minority Training Program in Cancer Control Research (MTPCCR) is designed to encourage minority students to pursue doctoral programs that focus on cancer disparities research. Southern California is one of the most ethnically diverse regions in the world, and this diversity […]

FEATURED: Angel Trazo M.A. Student on Daily Bruin

Student self-publishes children’s book to broaden Asian American representation Angel Trazo a current Asian American M.A. Student uses her talent for the arts and illustration as well as her knowledge of Asian American Studies to broaden representation in her newly published children’s book. Congratulation to Angel and her accomplishments! Read more about it here!

UCLA Newsroom Feature: Professor Jennifer J. Chun International Institute Profile

Sociologist Studies Asian and Asian American Labor Issues Jennifer Chun examines how labor, gender, race, class and migration intersect in today’s global economy. “Jennifer Chun, associate professor of Asian American studies and member of the UCLA International Institute’s teaching faculty, brings an interesting perspective and skill set to her work as a scholar: the methodological […]

Part-time Lecturer (Non-Senate) for AAS40: Asian American Movement in Winter Quarter 2020

The Department of Asian American Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), invites applications for a part-time Lecturer position (Non-Senate) to teach Asian American Movement (AAS 40) during the Winter Quarter 2020.  Academic appointment dates for the Winter Quarter are January 1-March 31, 2020.  The UCLA Department of Asian American Studies offers a […]

[CSW-UCLA] 2019-2020 CSW Student Awards and Grants

2019-2020 UG Funding Flyer_COLOR   APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN FOR 2019-2020 CSW STUDENT AWARDS AND GRANTS!   CSW is now accepting applications for Graduate and Undergraduate Student Awards!   TRAVEL GRANTS FOR UCLA GRADUATE AND UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS 2019-2020 DEADLINES: NOVEMBER 12, 2019 AND MARCH 30, 2020 APPLY ONLINE Supports travel expenses related to academic or professional […]