While one ethnic studies program struggles, another potential program has just won support.
The student senate at the University of Washington has voted to support the establishment of a Pacific Islander Studies major, reports The Daily
The resolution was introduced by the Filipino American Student Association (FASA) and the Pacific … Read more
Vanderbilt University Medical Center is denying it suspended an Asian American resident because of his political views.
On New Year’s Eve, Xiyue Wang spent his 38th birthday in an Iranian prison.
The American citizen and doctoral student from Princeton is serving a 10-year sentence for espionage following his arrest in … Read more
The decomposed body found in an abandoned store in a Georgia mall has been identified as a sophomore at Georgia State University.
Gwinnett Police say the co-ed has been identified as Silling Man, reported the
Atlantic Journal Constitution.
The cause of her death at this time is a mystery, but there … Read more
Four members of a nationwide Asian American college fraternity were jailed for up to two years on Monday in the killing of a 19-year-old rushee during a hazing ritual. A Pennsylvania judge also banned the fraternity from the state for 10 years.
“This has proved to be the most troubling case … Read more
By Brittney Le
AsAmNews Staff Writer
With immigration reform expected to come soon, many undocumented students in the U.S. are uncertain of what the future holds for them. Kenzi Hilario, along with many other undocumented API students, are continuing to work hard to … Read more
Chico State in Northern California has announced plans to make permanent the Hmong Cultural Roots and Contemporary Issues course.
The class has been offered several times, but this is the first time it will be … Read more
Earlier this month, we reported on a surge of racist incidents involving Asian American students at Duke University.
It’s been an issue that dates back to 2015 at the North Carolina college.
Now school officials are responding saying they … Read more
A video originally published by the father on Facebook shows a group of White girls attacking the 14 year old.
However police say they think the fight was over a boy and had nothing to do with the girl’s … Read more
In the face of a federal investigation into discrimination against Asian Americans, Harvard has announced its rate of acceptance of Asian Americans for the class of 2022 is up.
The university says early admittance of Asian American applicants surged to 24.2 percent this year. That’s up from 21.7 percent … Read more