News & Events

Non-AAARI News
1/5: Statement on the Deaths of
Kingsborough Alumnus NYPD Office
Wenjian Liu and Officer Rafael Ramos
1/5: Jue Yang Takes on New Role as
CUNY Journalism School's First

1/7: Capitol Gain - Three New Asian-
American Members Join Congress
1/8: Dean Kevin Hom Receives Two
Architecture Awards

1/14: AARP Report - Health &
Healthcare of AAPI Age 50+

1/30: Study Reveals Ignorance of Sikhs and Their Culture in US
1/30: Chinese Immigrants in the US

2/5: Elizabeth Koo Receives Labor Law
2/5: Undocumented Asians - Finding a

2/20: President Obama Offers a Lunar
New Year Message

3/12: New Report on AAPIs in the
Workforce and Business
3/19: Chinese Migrant Given US Law
License 125 Years On

4/1: UCLA Appoints First Vice
Chancellor for Diversity Issues
Report on Low-Income Asian
Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI)
are Financially Vulnerable, Lack Access
to the Financial Mainstream

4/2: CSI Prof's Research on World's
Smallest Gyroscope
4/7: Vita Rabinowitz Named CUNY
Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic
Affairs & University Provost
4/7: "Fresh Off The Boat" Holds Live
Screening at LaGuardia CC
4/9: Accomplished Dancer to be NYC's
First Female Indian-American Judge
4/9: At Pearl River, Four Decades of
Helping New Arrivals from Asia
4/10: Writer Hasanthika Sirisena Wins
Juniper Prize
4/16: With an Influx of Newcomers,
Little Chinatowns Dot a Changing
4/17: Johnny Luo's Airborne Team
Receives NASA Award
4/17: Baruch College Students
Selected as NYC Urban Fellows
4/17: Macaulay Honors College Alumni
Win Soros Fellowship
4/24: National Poetry Month - Asian American Poets to Watch
4/25: Nepal Earthquake Devastation
Could Cost Billions - How to Help
4/27: Immediate Relief for Nepal
Earthquake Survivors

5/6: NYC Comptroller Celebrates
Asian-American Heritage
5/6: Four CUNY Scholars Awarded
2015 Soros Fellowship

5/6: KBCC Celebrates Students at
Biology Scholars Day Event

5/6: Five Student Teams Win CCNY
Brick Design Competition

5/6: CUNY BA Alumna Wins Humanity
in Action Fellowship

5/6: Three QCC Students Receive Jack
Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarships
5/6: NAPAWF-NYC Health Resource
Guide, 2015 Edition
5/6: Glass Ceiling for Asian Americans
3.7x Times Harder to Crack
5/12: Asian American Voters to Double
in Number by 2040
5/21: Asian Immigrants in the US Today

6/5: Why You Should Care About The
Bullying of Asian American Youth
6/5: Newest Report Shows Imbalance
in City's Contract Awards and Dollars to
Asian American Organizations
6/15: Multiracial in America
6/15: Asian-American Buying Power
Increased By More Than $50 Billion In
One Year
6/24: Lunar New Year Added to NY
Public School Calendar
6/24: Map Shows Impact of Hispanic
and Asian Votes in Upcoming Elections

6/30: 'Living Legend' Susan Ahn Cuddy
Passes Away at 100
6/30: Grace Lee Boggs, Activist and
American Revolutionary, Turns 100

7/7: Reaching Undocumented AAPIs in
the United States
7/10: Chinese Immigrants Now Largest
Group of New Arrivals to US
7/10: White House AAPI Youth Forum

7/17: New Policy Paves Way for WWII
Filipino Veterans to Reunite with Family
7/30: CCNY Grad Student Awarded
American Heart Association
Predoctoral Fellowship

8/6: Asian Americans Impacted by
Voting Rights Act

9/4: The Making of Asian America
9/9: More Than Half of Asian Americans
with Diabetes Are Undiagnosed
9/16: How Asian-American Voters Went
from Republican to Democratic
9/22: Asian American and Pacific
Islander Voters
9/28: How Has Chinatown Stayed
9/29: Asians Expected to Surpass
Latinos as America's Largest
Immigrant Group

10/6: Asian American Life - Oct 2015
Ellis Island Special
10/6: Activist, Civil Rights Icon Grace
Lee Boggs Dies at 100
AAARI Co-Founder, Betty Lee Sung Publishes Memoir at Age 90
10/9: First Asian-American Woman to Win Olympic Gold Medal Gets New Recognition

10/15: Digital Project Aims to Preserve
Stories of Incarcerated Japanese

10/15: How Asian-Americans Have
Redefined What It Means To Be
10/15: New White House Anti-Bullying
Campaign Seeks to Empower Asian
10/16: NYC's Asian Boomers Lack
Retirement Savings
10/16: US Education Dept Awards $2.9
Million to Support Institutions Serving
Asian American, Native American
Pacific Islanders
10/28: 'Plum Blossoms' Aims to
Empower Asian-American Women with
Breast Cancer
10/29: Asian American Entrepreneurs -
Most Likely To Hire Other Workers

10/30: Bangladeshi Photo Exhibit
Comes to NYC
10/30: Korean Americans Are
Reclaiming Their History Through

11/4: Addressing the Impact of Asian
Stereotypes on Youth & Professionals
11/6: Documentary 'In Jackson Heights'
focuses on South Asian Americans in
America's most diverse neighborhood
11/11: CCNY Researchers Open
"Golden Window" in Deep Brain
11/11: Hunter's Student Veterans
Receive High Honors
11/13: No Longer 'The Only One'? This
Year, Things Changed for Asian-
Americans on TV
11/13: Meeting with Mayor DeBlasio to
Discuss Social Services for the Asian
American Community
11/17: Minoru Yasui to Receive
Presidential Medal of Freedom
11/17: Asian Americans Add to
Diversifying NY Fire Dept
11/23: Korean Adoptees Speak Out On
Their Struggle

3/31: The State of Asian American
3/31: Census Shows Disparities in
Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander

4/3: Queens Immigrant Population
Keeps Booming
4/9: LaGuardia CC Student Takes First
Prize in National Competition for
Research on the Ground Spideror
4/17: QCC Alumna Receives Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergrad Transfer
4/17: CCNY Junior Wins NY Women in
Communications Scholarship

5/2: LaGuardia CC Professor Wins
Paragon Award for New Advisors
5/7: Amita Gupta Releases New Book
on Diverse Early Childhood Education
Policies and Practices

5/16: Joanna Sit Releases New Poetry Book

5/23: New Courses at City College in
Bengali Gain Popularity
5/29: Murphy Institute Launches New
Site for Advancing the Field of Labor
Relations - A US-China Exchange

6/4: Dr. Gautam Sen Named Dean of
Lehman College School of Natural and
Social Sciences
6/10: Baruch Student Dennis Lee
Receives Gilman International
6/16: City Tech Prof Janet Liou-Mark
Honored by Mathematical Association
of America NY Section
6/19: CUNY's 2014 Valedictorians
6/19: Prof Chongmin Na Receives ASC
2014 Outstanding Article Award for
Research in Criminology
6/26: City Tech Prof Develops Portable
Device to Monitor Air Quality

7/11: City Council Restores CUNY
Merit-based Scholarships
7/21: Getting Down to Business
7/21: The Value of Child's Play
7/21: Aplana Bhattacharya - Working to
Help Students on Two Continents
7/21: China's Shaoxing University
models new PT program on CSI
7/21: Edward Kennelly Traveling to
HK on Fulbright to Research
Traditional Chinese Medicine
7/24: Developing a Philosophical

8/14: J.X. Xu Wins CUNY's 1st Cooke
Graduate Arts Award, Heads to Yale

8/15: Global/Local Sunset Park

11/11: An American Story with Chinese
11/13: Voices of Chinese-American
Veterans from WWII to Afghanistan
11/13: Northridge Woman Recounts
Challenges of Being First Asian
American Woman to Serve in US Navy
11/13: New Study Reveals Strong
Support for Elder Care in Asian
11/13: Asian American Advocates Say
Immigration Action Falls Short

12/4: High Strung Benefit for BMCC
12/4: Cynthia Wiseman Awarded
Fulbright Scholar to Lead Teacher
Training in Rural Vietnam
12/4: New Study by Lehman Prof Could
Lead to Better Crop Yield
12/4: Chitra Raghavan Named 'New
Abolitionist' by Sanctuary for Families
and NYS Anti-Trafficking Coalition

12/11: Honors Student Rwanda-Bound
to Study Genocide Aftermath
12/18: CUNY Expands Scholarship
Program For Immigrant Students

4/8: Sikh Awareness Resources
Updated Ed Pew Report on The Rise of Asian Americans

10/28: NYS Senate and Assembly
Districts Highlight the Growth and
Diversity of Asian New Yorkers

12/16: Report on NYC South Asian
Youth - Critical Mass, Urgent Needs


6/25: Asian American and Pacific Islander Policy Research Consortium Response to Pew Center Report

8/6: AAJA Updates 'Handbook to
Covering Asian America'

Elderly Asian Women Suicide
Prevention Skills Training Wkshp

9/22: Report 'Issues on Women and Girls, HIV/AIDS and Immigrants'
9/23: CACF 2010 Briefing Book

5/23: Researchers Shape Future of
Facial Recognition Technology

3/10: Thomas Tam Professorship in
Asian-American Studies

4/13: Socio-Cultural Study of Suicide
Attempts Among Chinese in NYC:
Summary of Findings

11/14: Brooklyn College Offers Minor
in Asian Studies

2/10: CCNY Asian Alumni Honor AAARI

5/11: CUNY Asian Student Data

1/4: AAARI Disaster Relief Program

8/11: NYC Council Approves Proposal to Establish an AAARI Production and Publication Center


  AAARI Publications
  2011 Bulletin
  2013-2015 CUNY FORUM

  AAARI Reports
Asian Pacific American New Yorkers
  Count: Awareness To Action

  AAARI Spotlight Newsletter
  2006: 6 - 7 - 9 - 10 - 11

  2007: 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10 -  

  2008: 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10 -

  2009: 2/3 - 4 - 5 - 6

  2010: 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7

  2011: Summer | Fall | Winter

  2012: Spring | Summer | Fall

  2013: Winter | Spring | Summer | Fall

  2014: Winter | Summer

  2015: Spring | Summer/Fall

  AAARI Opportunities
/9: CUNY FORUM Editorial
  Assistant/Graduate Student Intern

  Non-AAARI Opportunities
  8/3: Research Study - Recruiting
  Chinese, Dominican, Mexican &
  Turkish American Professionals in

  9/1: Assistant Prof in Sociology
  9/3: Director of Marketing
  9/3: Technical Director
  9/3: Programs Associate
  9/3: LMCC Creative Curricula
  9/8: Development & Operations Assoc
  9/8: Director of Operations & Finance
  9/9: Housing Organizer & Attorney
  9/10: Pre-Health Programs Advisor
  9/10: Executive Director, Asian
  Americans Advancing Justice
  9/28: Career Opportunities - Chhaya

  10/5: Job Developer/Counselor
  10/5: Program Coordinator, Mobile
  10/5: Grants Manager
  10/13: Brooklyn College President

  10/28: AALDEF Spring 2016 Intern
  10/28: CYI Literacy Project Language

  10/30: Queens Memory Community

  11/3: PEN World Voices Festival

  11/3: Asian American Policy Review - 
  Call for Submissions

  11/4: Asian American Writers'
  Workshop Internship

  11/9: Community Liaison
  11/18: P/T Educational Case Manager
  11/18: MCU Scholarship Program
  11/19: Join Manhattan Community
  11/25: Performing Arts Program Asst

Free/Low Cost English Classes

  Non-AAARI Events
9/10-1/3/16: Philippine Gold

  11/3-12/3: Jean Chiang - Not An Option

  12/1: Eileen Chang's Naked Earth
  12/1: Film - Assasination
  12/2: China's Millennials: The Want
Academic Freedom, Free
  Expression, and China's Quest for
  World-Class Universities
  12/4: A Golden Opportunity - Filipino
  New York Stories
  12/7: The Fire Beneath - Tales of Gold

  12/7: Ex/Inclusion of Immigrants and

  12/17: The New Yorker on China

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