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INSIGHT Hosts Webinar on Combatting AAPI Racism in Higher Education

  INSIGHT Into Diversity recently hosted a webinar focused on the Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) community across higher education. The webinar, Combatting Asian American Pacific Islander...

INSIGHT to Host Webinar on Combatting AAPI Racism in Higher Education

On September 20, tune into INSIGHT Into Diversity's webinar series that will focus on the Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) community across higher education. As colleges prepare to...

Study Reveals Contradictions in How Different Groups in the U.S. Perceive...

The advocacy group LAAUNCH — or Leading Asian Americans to Unite for Change — recently released the results of an inaugural survey that gauges...

Illinois to Become First State to Require Asian American and Pacific...

Illinois is set to become the first state to mandate Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) history in public K-12 schools. On Monday, Illinois lawmakers...

Nearly 80 Percent of Asian Americans Report Facing Discrimination

A newly released survey found that nearly 80 percent of Asian Americans say they do not feel respected and are discriminated against in the...

U.S. Senators Vote Down Affirmative Action Amendment to Asian Hate Crimes...

In a 49-48 vote last week, U.S. senators turned down an amendment to the COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act that sought to pull federal funding...

Monthly Observance: Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage

AAPI Heritage Month, celebrated each year in May, is intended to develop awareness of and celebrate the rich cultures and contributions of America’s fastest...

Biden Signs Executive Actions to Address Racial Equity

President Joe Biden signed a series of executive actions on Tuesday that aim to advance racial equity policies throughout several departments of the federal...

Biden-Harris Inauguration Events to Include Diversity Celebrations

The Presidential Inaugural Committee (PIC) announced Monday it will host additional programming to celebrate diversity prior to the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden and...

Students and Advocates Combat Rise in Anti-Asian Discrimination

Boram Lee, PhD, was a graduate student at Harvard University last spring when she had her first experience with anti-Asian racism on campus.  Lee, who...

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

This year, the COVID-19 pandemic coincides with Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, a time when one of America’s most diverse identity groups celebrates their...

DACA Has a Significant Impact on the Asian American Community

We are a country driven by the belief that the future is before us, yet we constantly attempt to hold on to the traditions,...