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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 […]

BRAVE Study Student Ambassador Program

Call for Applications for BRAVE Study Student Ambassador Program Applications due August 14th About the BRAVE Study The Building community, Raising All Voices for health Equity (BRAVE) Study is a study conducted by researchers at UCLA, UCSF, and UC Irvine. The BRAVE Study focuses on understanding the health and well-being of undocumented Asian and Pacific […]

2019 High School & College Student Essay and Poetry Contest! – DEADLINE: Sunday, June 30, 2019

As we head into summer, there are only two weeks of left to send in your submissions for Go For Broke National Education Center’s 2019 High School & College Student Essay and Poetry Contest! This is a friendly reminder all entries are due by Sunday, June 30, 2019. TO ENTER: Submit a 250-500 word essay, or up to a 3 page work of […]

Graduate Student Research- DEADLINE: June 7, 2019

Graduate Student Research Fellowships – $2,000 Description The Promise Institute for Human Rights at UCLA School of Law welcomes applications from UCLA graduate students for Research Fellowships to support original research addressing a human rights question or challenge during the 2019-20 academic year. We are particularly interested in projects that fall within at least one […]

AAMPLIFY Program Leader – DEADLINE: May 30, 2019

Apply to be an AAMPLIFY Program Leader!   Are you interested in playing an essential role in shaping Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) youth to be leaders for social justice? AAMPLIFY Program Leaders support the implementation and facilitation of AAMPLIFY’s summer program for underserved high school students. Centered on AAPI identity and empowerment, our […]