Fall 2011 Edition Preview

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Aiko Herzig-Yoshinaga: Speaking Out for Personal Justice

New $300,000 Gift Establishes Archival Endowment

Director’s Message

Professor Ninez Ponce Appointed Associate Director of the UCLA Asian American Studies Center

Professor Jingqi Ling Named Chair of the Department of Asian American Studies

Bringing Together the Personal with the Professional: Professor Min Zhou’s Accidental Sociologist Book Talk

New Faculty Advisory Committee Members

2011-2012 Visiting Scholars: Professors Jane Iwamura and Ruoqian Pu

Professor C. Cindy Fan Awarded 2010-11 C. Doris and Toshio Hoshide Distinguished Teaching Prize

AAPI Nexus Journal “Forging the Future” with the White House

“Further Desire,” Latest Amerasia Journal on Asian American Sexualities

Commemorating the Life and Work of Him Mark Lai

14th Edition of the National Asian Pacifc American Political Almanac Released

2011-2012 Grants, Fellowships, Academic Prizes and Scholarships