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Big Give 3.14.19 - Support Ethnic Studies

Big Give 3.14.19 - Support Ethnic Studies

March 12, 2016   Warm Greetings, Department of Ethnic Studies Alumni and Friends!   We are excited to be part of University of California, Berkeley's campus-wide BIG GIVE fundraising initiative.  Funds can now be directed to departments, programs, and causes that … MoreRead more about "Big Give 3.14.19 - Support Ethnic Studies"


Daily Cal Article Featuring Commentary by Asian American Studies Lecturer, Lisa Tsuchitani

Daily Cal Article Featuring Commentary by Asian American Studies Lecturer, Lisa Tsuchitani

Uprooted: Remembering Japanese American internment in California and my family’s past By: Sarena Kuhn, Daily Cal Staff Feb. 19, 2019, the Day of Remembrance marked the 77th anniversary of the signing of Executive Order 9066 by president Franklin Delano Roosevelt. In Japanese culture, … MoreRead more about "Daily Cal Article Featuring Commentary by Asian American Studies Lecturer, Lisa Tsuchitani"


AAADS Mourns the Passing of Public Defender Jeff Adachi

AAADS Mourns the Passing of Public Defender Jeff Adachi

Jeff Adachi’s passing is a terrible loss to not just the voiceless and the underrepresented, but to all those who share his vision for a more just society.  A fearless advocate for social justice, he was a proud product of Asian American Studies at UC Berkeley.   As the sole … MoreRead more about "AAADS Mourns the Passing of Public Defender Jeff Adachi"


Remembered: Jeff Adachi, alumnus and San Francisco public defender

Remembered: Jeff Adachi, alumnus and San Francisco public defender

By Gretchen Kell, Media relations (Berkeley News) eff Adachi, the San Francisco public defender and UC Berkeley alumnus who died suddenly last Friday at age 59, is being remembered this week by the campus community-at-large for embodying Berkeley’s values and mission through his work as … MoreRead more about "Remembered: Jeff Adachi, alumnus and San Francisco public defender"


Link to news item: "‘A dangerous moment:’ Professor Juana María Rodríguez talks sex work’s history and the internet’s future,"

"‘A dangerous moment:’ Professor Juana María Rodríguez talks sex work’s history and the internet’s future,"

"‘A dangerous moment:’ Professor Juana María Rodríguez talks sex work’s history and the internet’s future,"

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Ethnic Studies Alumni Eric Pido and Margaret Rhee Win 2019 Association for Asian American Studies Book Awards

Ethnic Studies Alumni Eric Pido and Margaret Rhee Win 2019 Association for Asian American Studies Book Awards

https://mailchi.mp/aaastudies/2019-aaas-election-results-2977809?fbclid=IwAR1Gwectv42n7p1zg6_qhBUovU9MtJFC3WoffKMQaIYv11EzNT_DeXZWQ84 MoreRead more about "Ethnic Studies Alumni Eric Pido and Margaret Rhee Win 2019 Association for Asian American Studies Book Awards"


Link to news item: The 1969 strike at UC Berkeley was just the beginning of Oliver Jones’s battles

The 1969 strike at UC Berkeley was just the beginning of Oliver Jones’s battles

The 1969 strike at UC Berkeley was just the beginning of Oliver Jones’s battles

By John Hickey There’s a black-and-white photograph, 50 years old now, that Oliver Jones keeps close at hand. Taken in 1969 at UC Berkeley at the height of the Third World Liberation Front strike, it shows a large group of TWLF activists, a coalition of ethnic groups pushing for more … MoreRead more about "The 1969 strike at UC Berkeley was just the beginning of Oliver Jones’s battles"


Ethnic Studies Alumna Barbara Jane Reyes' Book Invocation to Daughters is a 2019 Amelia Bloomer Booklist Best Feminist Book for Young Readers

Ethnic Studies Alumna Barbara Jane Reyes' Book Invocation to Daughters is a 2019 Amelia Bloomer Booklist Best Feminist Book for Young Readers

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Link to news item: Mixed Genre Writing by Professor Beth Piatote Is Featured in KROnline

Mixed Genre Writing by Professor Beth Piatote Is Featured in KROnline

Mixed Genre Writing by Professor Beth Piatote Is Featured in KROnline

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