Entries by kristinejan

2019 PPIA Junior Summer Institute – Deadline: November 1, 2018

The goal of the PPIA Fellowship Program is to help prepare to pursue Masters’ or joint degree, typically in public policy, public administration, international affairs or a related field. The organization does this through the intensive study provided by participation in a Junior Summer Institute (JSI), through partnerships with universities across the country, and through […]

Little Tokyo Service Center Volunteer/Intern ($2000 stipend) – Deadline: ASAP

Little Tokyo Service Center (LTSC), founded in 1979, provides a comprehensive array of social welfare and community development services to assist low-income individuals and other persons in need; and contributes to community revitalization and cultural preservation in Little Tokyo and among the broader Japanese community in Southern California. As part of its comprehensive community development […]

In Memoriam: David Wong Louie (1954-2018)

September 21, 2018 Dear Asian American Studies Department, I’m writing to you to share the sad news of the passing of David Wong Louie.  After many years of cancer, he died with his family at his side at his home on Wednesday. David was one of the leading voices in Asian American fiction since the […]