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The faces of asian pacific americans in the u s today

THE FACES OF ASIAN PACIFIC AMERICANS IN THE U.S. TODAY


Asian pacific american heritage celebration 2009
ASIAN PACIFIC AMERICAN HERITAGE CELEBRATION 2009

This slideshow celebrates

Americans of Asian and Pacific Island

descent in observance of

Asian Pacific American

Heritage Month

at OCC.


Maya kassandra soetoro ng
Maya Kassandra Soetoro-Ng

Indonesian-

American

maternal half-sister of Barack Obama: high school history teacher, university instructor, writer


Hosanna kabakoro
Hosanna Kabakoro

Fijian Miss Idaho Teen USA 2010




Michelle wie korean american professional golfer
Michelle Wie, Korean AmericanProfessional Golfer



Dwayne the rock johnson wrestler entertainer of african american samoan american heritage
Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, wrestler, entertainer, of African-American, Samoan-American heritage


Norman yoshio mineta secretary of transportation under george w bush japanese american
NORMAN YOSHIO MINETA African-American, Samoan-American heritageSecretary of Transportation under George W. Bush (Japanese American)


African american filipino heritage
African-American & Filipino heritage African-American, Samoan-American heritage


Don ho
DON HO African-American, Samoan-American heritage

ENTERTAINER -

OF HAWAIIAN,

CHINESE,

PORTUGUESE,

GERMAN &

DUTCH

ANCESTRY


Gary locke
GARY LOCKE African-American, Samoan-American heritage

A Democrat, Locke was the nation's first governor (Washington state) of Chinese ancestry.


Michelle kwan
MICHELLE KWAN African-American, Samoan-American heritage

Chinese-American

OLYMPIC

FIGURE

SKATER


Cibo matto
CIBO MATTO African-American, Samoan-American heritage

Made up of two Japanese-born musicians, Yuka Honda and Miho Hatori, the hip band CiboMatto means “food madness” in Italian


Ron darling hawaiian born pitcher for the new york mets
RON DARLING African-American, Samoan-American heritageHawaiian-born pitcher for the New York Mets


Daniel kahikina akaka
Daniel African-American, Samoan-American heritageKahikina Akaka

A Democrat, Akaka is the first senator of native Hawaiian ancestry and is the only senator of Chinese ancestry.


Vera wang fashion designer of chinese descent
Vera Wang, Fashion Designer of Chinese descent African-American, Samoan-American heritage


Free burma day san francisco
Free Burma Day, San Francisco African-American, Samoan-American heritage


Kristi yamaguchi figure skater olympic champion 1992 japanese american
Kristi Yamaguchi African-American, Samoan-American heritageFigure Skater, Olympic Champion (1992)(Japanese American)


Tamla occ student burmese american
Tamla African-American, Samoan-American heritageOCC Student(Burmese American)


28 th asian american festival 2007 houston texas
28 African-American, Samoan-American heritageth Asian American Festival (2007)Houston, Texas


Cambodian american parade san francisco
Cambodian American Parade African-American, Samoan-American heritageSan Francisco


John maeda graphic designer computer scientist japanese american
John Maeda African-American, Samoan-American heritageGraphic Designer & Computer Scientist(Japanese American)


Kurt suzuki catcher oakland athletics japanese american
Kurt Suzuki African-American, Samoan-American heritageCatcher, Oakland Athletics(Japanese American)


Yulan occ student chinese american
Yulan African-American, Samoan-American heritageOCC Student(Chinese American)


Michio kaku theoretical physicist string theory japanese american
Michio Kaku African-American, Samoan-American heritageTheoretical Physicist (String Theory) (Japanese American)


Most sanzida occ student bengali american with dr mark ende
Most Sanzida African-American, Samoan-American heritageOCC Student (Bengali American)With Dr. Mark Ende


Michelle malkin commentator and blogger filipino american
Michelle Malkin African-American, Samoan-American heritageCommentator and Blogger (Filipino American)


Donald allan figueroa comic book artist and toy designer filipino american
Donald Allan Figueroa African-American, Samoan-American heritageComic Book Artist and Toy Designer(Filipino American)


Koran cherty cnn anchor nepalese american
Koran Cherty African-American, Samoan-American heritageCNN Anchor (Nepalese American)


Jason bartlett tampa bay rays filipino american
Jason Bartlett African-American, Samoan-American heritageTampa Bay Rays (Filipino American)


Caterina fake co founder flickr com filipino american
Caterina Fake African-American, Samoan-American heritageCo-Founder, Flickr.com (Filipino American)


Retired rear admiral eleanor mariano md physician of pres reagan bush sr clinton filipino american
Retired Rear Admiral Eleanor Mariano, MD African-American, Samoan-American heritagePhysician of Pres. Reagan, Bush Sr. & Clinton (Filipino American)


Hui chen occ international office chinese american
Hui Chen African-American, Samoan-American heritageOCC International Office(Chinese American)


Tamlyn Tomita African-American, Samoan-American heritageActress The Joy Luck Club,The Karate Kid, Part II. (Filipino American)


Johnny damon new york yankees thai american
Johnny Damon African-American, Samoan-American heritageNew York Yankees (Thai American)


Maggie q fashion designer vietnamese american
Maggie Q African-American, Samoan-American heritageFashion Designer(Vietnamese American)


Dr an wang founder of wang laboratories chinese american
Dr. An Wang African-American, Samoan-American heritageFounder of Wang Laboratories (Chinese American)


Meggy park occ international student counselor korean american
Meggy Park African-American, Samoan-American heritageOCC International Student Counselor (Korean American)


Ang lee film director writer taiwanese american

The Wedding Banquet African-American, Samoan-American heritage

Green Card

Sense and Sensibility

The Ice Storm

Ride With the Devil

Crouching Tiger

Hidden Dragon

Eat, Drink, Man, Woman

Brokeback Mountain

Ang LeeFilm Director & Writer(Taiwanese American)


Rebecca occ student chinese american peter occ tutor
Rebecca, OCC Student African-American, Samoan-American heritage(Chinese American)& Peter (OCC Tutor)


Neil Horikoshi, President & Executive Director Asian Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American)


Sandra Oh Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American)

Actress

(Korean American)


Did you know that
Did you know that… Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American)

Greg Louganis

Olympic Gold Metalist

and

Tiger Woods

Professional Golfer

…are both of Asian descent?


Johnnie Morton, NFL Football Player… Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American)

…is also of Asian descent.


Zubin Mehta Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American)

Musician, Conductor

(Indian American)


The honorable elaine l chao former secretary of labor taiwanese american
The Honorable Elaine L. Chao Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American) Former Secretary of Labor (Taiwanese American)


Nora Jones Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American)

Singer

(Asian Descent)


Jim cho senior manager of asian marketing community relations anheuser busch inc chinese american
Jim Cho Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American) Senior Manager of Asian Marketing & Community Relations, Anheuser-Busch Inc.(Chinese American)


Etuini haloti ngata nfl athlete of tongan ancestry
Etuini Haloti Ngata: NFL athlete of Tongan ancestry Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American)


Margaret Cho, Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American)

Comedienne

(Chinese American)


Keanu Reeves Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American)

Actor

(Chinese, English, and Hawaiian descent)


Sant chatwal president and ceo of hampshire hotels resorts indian american
Sant Chatwal Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American) President and CEO of Hampshire Hotels & Resorts (Indian American)


Jeanette lee pool pro korean american
Jeanette Lee Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American) Pool Pro (Korean American)


Connie chen founder and president of american asian cultural foundation chinese american
Connie Chen Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American) Founder and President of American Asian Cultural Foundation(Chinese American)


Bobby jindal governor of louisiana indian american
Bobby Jindal Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American) Governor of Louisiana(Indian American)


Andrea jung ceo of avon chinese american
Andrea Jung Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American) CEO of Avon (Chinese American)


Sabeer bhatia co founder of hotmail indian american
Sabeer Bhatia Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American) Co-founder of Hotmail(Indian American)


Chloe dao fashion designer vietnamese american
Chloe Dao Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American) Fashion Designer (Vietnamese American)


Mohini bhardwaj olympic gymnastic medalist indian american
Mohini Bhardwaj Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American) Olympic Gymnastic Medalist(Indian American)


Amar bose physicist and founder of bose corp bengali american
Amar Bose Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American) Physicist and Founder of Bose Corp.(Bengali American)


Maya lin architect of vietnam war memorial chinese american
Maya Lin Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American) Architect of Vietnam War Memorial(Chinese American)


Brandon chillar professional american football player indian american
Brandon Chillar Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American) Professional American Football Player(Indian American)


Lu zheng rebecca occ students both chinese americans
Lu Zheng & Rebecca Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American) OCC Students(both Chinese Americans)


Actor kal penn indian american
ACTOR KAL PENN Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American) INDIAN-AMERICAN


Resources
Resources Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American)

  • http://www.xnumber.com/xnumber/anwang.htm

  • http://www.google.com/search?source=ig&hl=en&rlz=1W1GGLG_en&q=ANG+LEE

  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sandra_Oh

  • http://www.nndb.com/people/705/000025630/

  • http://images.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://bleacherreport.com/images_root/image_pictures

  • http://bestuff.com/stuff/johnnie-morton

  • http://www.iranian.com/May96/Arts/Mehta.html

  • http://www.infoplease.com/biography/var/norahjones.html

  • http://www.infoplease.com/ipea/A0880525.html

  • http://www.infoplease.com/ipea/A0762058.html

  • http://peacecorpsonline.org/messages/messages/2629/2031960.html

  • http://www.apaics.org/pages/about-apaics/corporate-advisory-council.php

  • http://www.apaics.org/pages/about-apaics/corporate-advisory-council.php

  • http://aacfnyc.org/PRESIDENT.htm

  • http://www.apaics.org/pages/about-apaics/corporate-advisory-council.php

  • http://www.goldsea.com/Personalities/Pigs/linm.html

  • http://www.theinsider.com/news/784681_Andrea_Jung

  • http://de.midas.games.yahoo.net/jeanettelee/

  • http://www.womenssportsnet.com/EditModule.

  • http://news.stanford.edu/news/2006/october4/bhatia-100406.html

  • https://unx.webdev.csupomona.edu/irb/TEMP/amar-bose.jpg

  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bobby_jindal

  • http://www.arismoistureconsultants.com/PARTNER_INFO.html

  • http://www.hospiceaustin.org/site/pp.asp?c=bdJPITMyA&b=2897799

  • http://www.sepiamutiny.com/sepia/images/BrandonChillar_new.jpg


Resources cont
Resources, cont. Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American)

  • http://afraidofedhochuli.blogspot.com/2008/06/2008-mlb-mock-draft.html

  • http://www.cnn.com/CNN/anchors_reporters/images/chetry.kiran.jpg

  • http://www.bumpershine.com/wp-images/posts/sedaka_50.jpg

  • http://www.ece.osu.edu/~cruz/

  • http://www.seibertron.com/images/news/people_donfigueroa.jpg

  • http://api.ning.com/files/55LNYjkq2tR2-gX1PcpV1-uotiT*fI9W9piXlmvBwhg_/Dianne2305.jpg

  • http://www.focusdep.com/images/Michelle_Malkin_1175782934040524.jpg

  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caterina_Fake

  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eleanor_Mariano

  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_C._Scott

  • http://www.onlythebravemovie.com/cast.php?tamlyn_tomita

  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tammy_Duckworth

  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johnny_Damon

  • http://images.askmen.com/galleries/actress/maggie-q/pictures/maggie-q-picture-1.jpg

  • http://singer.myanmarcelebrity.com/2009/01/burmese-american-singer-songwriter.html

  • http://suzannaleaassociates.com/author_list.aspx

  • http://hawthornehomes.blogspot.com/

  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Haloti_Ngata

  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vera_Wang

  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michelle_Kwan

  • http://assets.nydailynews.com/img/2009/04/08/amd_kal_penn_house.jpg


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