On the country enters the new presidential era, several Asian Pacific Americans have been appointed to key positions within the Administration in Washington D.C., and all are the first Asian Americans to take on these roles in our nation’s history.
U.S. Secretary of Energy
Dr. Steven Chu, the sixth Director of the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory [...]
What an exciting presidential inauguration last month! We welcome President Obama and congratulate the Asian American Pacific Islander individuals who have been appointed into leading roles in his Cabinet.
We look optimistically forward to the exciting changes and developments for our nation and our local communities. You’re in for a special treat this month with [...]
APA Olympians competing in Beijing
Of the U.S. delegation of more than 600 athletes competing in the Beijing Olympics, 28 were Asian American. The sports these athletes represent cover the range from swimming, judo and volleyball to badminton and table tennis teams (both all APA) and 105-pound female wrestler Clarissa Chun.
Super Cr3w Wins
After the mostly Asian [...]
Asian Americans getting involved in the political race.
From August 25-28, downtown Denver will be bustling with a projected 50,000 visitors from across the nation taking part in one of the hottest elections in decades. According to the City of Denver, the Democratic National Convention will be the largest event in Denver’s history, with approximately 1,500 [...]