Asian-American Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. No Improvement: ACT Says College Exam Scores Remain StagnantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | KTVN Reno

    The group says only about 40 percent of graduating high school students who took the ACT exam this year show a "strong readiness" for college in most subject areas. Meanwhile, 31 percent of these students aren't meeting readiness levels in any core subject areas.


  2. Community Dinner with Johns Creek Officials Scheduled For Sept. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 |

    ... cuisine restaurant, located at 11950 Jones Bridge Road #112 in Johns Creek. Johns Creek has the largest Asian-American and Pacific Islander population of any city in Georgia. AAPIs make up 23.4% or 17,925 of the total population in Johns Creek, ...


  3. #MyAsianAmericanStory: The power of hashtags in the presidential raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... then gaining American citizenship. Put together, Bush's comments garnered widespread outrage from the Asian-American community and attacks from his GOP presidential rivals. And they sparked a social media trend: #MyAsianAmericanStory. The hashtag - ...


  4. A group clamoring for opportunity in India also owns 40 percent of U.S. motelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Washington Post

    Tens of thousands of protesters from Gujarat's Patel community participate in a rally in Ahmedabad on Tuesday. The members of the community are demanding better access to education and employment.


  5. How the GOP Field Is Blowing It on RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | RollingStone

    ... taking advantage of a noble concept with birthright citizenship." You will not be surprised to learn that Asian-American groups did not appreciate his comments . But Donald Trump sure did , tweeting triumphantly, "Asians are very offended that JEB ...


  6. We Should Keep the Kids:Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | BrothersJudd Blog

    In recent months, federal authorities have been increasingly scrutinizing "birth tourism," which has been most recently tied to Chinese women who come to the United States and intend to return home with a child who has U.S. citizenship, which confers significant health care, education and civic benefits. In March, federal agents raided multiple locations in Southern California -- part of an investigation that authorities say showed evidence of birth-tourism businesses specifically catering to the Chinese.


  7. George F. Will: The havoc Trump wreaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | San Jose Mercury News

    Every sulfurous belch from the molten interior of the volcanic Trump phenomenon injures the chances of a Republican presidency. After Donald Trump finishes plastering a snarling face on conservatism, any Republican nominee will face a dauntingly steep climb to reach even the paltry numbers that doomed Mitt Romney.


  8. History Colorado Changes Reflect Some Revisionist HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Denver Westword

    On August 1, thousands of people followed the urging of the banner outside the History Colorado Center to "step into the story" and went inside for a celebration of Colorado Day complete with cowboy tricks, rare artifact displays from the museum's usually off-limits treasure trove, and cake. But the revelers, who were celebrating the 139th birthday of Colorado, didn't know that the party was already over - or what a big story they were stepping into.


  9. Panabo, Mati candidates in Misters of PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Sun-Star

    A CANDIDATE from Panabo City will represent Davao del Norte on Misters of Philippines 2015, which will be held in Dahican, Mati for pre-pageant and in Resorts World, Manila for the grand coronation night. In a weekly press conference held at Marco Polo Hotel, Davao del Norte Team Coordinator Retchelyn S. Barcelo introduced Ian Flores Alibo from Panabo City as the representative for Davao del Norte for this year's Misters of Philippines.


  10. Clinton hires former Planned Parenthood staffer for Asian outreach -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Fox News

    The Clinton campaign announced on Tuesday that it hired Lisa Changadveja, a former Planned Parenthood official. Changadveja took a job with the embattled abortionist after serving as a regional field director for Clinton's failed 2008 run and deputy field director for Gov. Bill Bennett of Colorado during his successful gubernatorial campaign in 2010.


  11. From the U.S. to Saudi Arabia, Women Had to Fight to VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | National Geographic

    But it wasn't just handed to them-they had to demand it. Women march through Manhattan for voting rights in 1913.


  12. SEAMAAC Announces Andy Toy as Development & Communications ManagerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | University City Review

    SEAMAAC, a non-profit organization serving immigrants and refugees in the Philadelphia region since 1984, has announced the appointment of Andy Toy as its new Development & Communications Manager . SEAMAAC has been searching for a DCM for over a year to focus on new grant opportunities, build new collaborative efforts and enhance its external communications efforts.


  13. Dealers, lenders race to polish fair lending practices as CFPB rule loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Automotive News

    ... lenders find that a dealership's average finance compensation was, for example, 20 basis points higher for an Asian-American consumer than a non-Hispanic white consumer, "the lender would send [the dealer] a letter saying, 'We've noticed a potential ...


  14. Poll: Californians increasingly back Medi-Cal for immigrantsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Washington Times

    Californians increasingly support extending public health care services to immigrants who are in the country illegally, according to new survey results released Wednesday. The Field Poll found 58 percent of registered California voters support extending Medi-Cal services to immigrants not currently eligible for coverage under the Affordable Care Act, while 39 percent are opposed.


  15. Georgia State Enrolls Highest-Achieving, Largest, Most Diverse Freshman ClassRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Newswise

    ... Last fall's freshman class of 3,370 students had an average high-school GPA of 3.4, the previous record. Asian-American students represent the university's fastest growing group, representing 18 percent of the freshman class, up from 16 percent last ...


  16. Bill O'Reilly: Joe Biden for presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Fox News

    With the FBI now investigating Hillary Clinton's e- mail shenanigans, Vice President Biden, 72 years old, ramping up to challenge her for the Democratic presidential nomination. So how do we know this? `First, Mr. Biden met with President Obama yesterday and somehow it leaked out that the President has no problem with old Joe making the run.


  17. Asian 'anchor babies': Wealthy Chinese come to Southern California to give birthRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Los Angeles Times

    Pregnant women travel to the United States, usually on tourist visas, so that their children will be born U.S. citizens. In Southern California, they often live with other pregnant women in suburban homes.


  18. (Part 2) Veteran Tech CEOs Tell Stories of Bias in Silicon ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Black Enterprise

    The discussion around the lack of diversity in tech continued with the first White House Demo Day. Whether it is within the Silicon Valley workforce, venture capitalist circles, or among founders of tech startups, blacks are having a hard time penetrating the world of innovation, which is run almost entirely by white and Asian men.


  19. The 8th Annual Ascend National Convention, the Largest Pan-Asian...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | PRWeb

    Deloitte Chairman of the Board Mike Fucci to appear as a keynote speaker at the Ascend Benefit & Awards Dinner as Ascend celebrates its 10th Anniversary Jeff Chin, the Ascend National President, said: "I am so excited that Ascend is 10 years old! It is only fitting that our National Convention is held where it all began, in New York City." Ascend, the largest non-profit Pan-Asian membership organization for business professionals in North America is celebrating its 10th Anniversary at its 8th Annual National Convention in New York City, August 29th to 31st.


  20. PAREXEL International Names To Board Of DirectorsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | BioSpace

    Earlier in her career, Dr. Ho held various managerial positions in licensing, strategic planning, marketing and research at DuPont-Merck Pharmaceuticals and DuPont de Nemours & Company. "With more than 30 years of experience in the healthcare and finance industries, Dr. Ho is an excellent addition to our Company, and we welcome her to our Board of Directors," said , Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, PAREXEL.