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Breakthrough for Asian American Women in Two Cities

posted by Randall
Preet Didbal

Preet Didbal

Sophia Vuelo has become the first Hmong judge in the state of Minnesota and just the third in the country.

In Yuba City near Sacramento, Preet Didbal will soon be the first Sikh woman to become mayor in the United States.

Didbal who is Indian American was appointed by the city council and … Read more

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Apr 3, 2015 Ξ Comments Off on MASHABLE: Michelle K. Lee Becomes First Women Director of US Patent Office

MASHABLE: Michelle K. Lee Becomes First Women Director of US Patent Office

posted by Jason Fong

Michelle K LeeAsian American Michelle K. Lee was recently selected as the first female director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office(USPTO).

According to MASHABLE, Lee was selected due mainly to her experience working in the technology field in Silicon Valley. Lee was sworn into office on March 13th at the SXSW Conference, and made … Read more

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