Entries by Kylin Sakamoto

Congratulations to our 2021 Asian Pacific Alumni of UCLA Scholarship Recipient Asian American Studies Department Student in Highlight

We want to congratulate our Asian American Studies student who has been awarded this year’s Asian Pacific Alumni of UCLA Scholarships!   Michelle Le, Exp. ’22 – Undergraduate Michelle Le is a rising junior majoring in Public Affairs with a double minor in Education Studies and Asian American Studies. She intends to pursue a career […]

UCLA Newsroom: Professor Renee Tajima-Peña Wins Peabody for “Asian Americans” Docuseries

UCLA Asian American Studies Department Professor Renee Tajima-Peña’s five-part miniseries entitled, “Asian Americans,” has received a Peabody Award. The series, which aired in Spring 2020, tells stories of struggle, progress and solidarity from the perspectives of multiple Asian American communities, highlighting their national, ethnic, religious, political, linguistic, and cultural diversity. Read full article here.   […]

UCLA Newsroom: UCLA’s Pilipino Studies Minor: Imagining Community, Understanding the World

UCLA is the first University of California campus to offer a program specific to Pilipino Studies.  The program, which began this academic year, offers a range of courses spanning history, language, literature and more.  Read article here.   For more about the Asian American Studies Department Pilipino Studies Minor, please visit our page. Photo by […]

OPEN ENROLLMENT for 2021 Summer Session Course: ASIA AM 191A

For anyone who is interested, we are still accepting enrollment for one of our summer sessions courses, ASIA AM 191A: Topics in Research Methodologies: Seminar 1. This course will be held via Zoom on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, from 1:00pm – 2:20pm with Lecturer Albert Kochaphum. Please see below information regarding ASIA AM 191A: Explore intersections […]