The National Association for Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA) Asian Pacific Islander Knowledge Community (APIKC) recently awarded on of our very own, Leland Simpliciano, with the 2016 National Rising Star Award. The Rising Star Award recognizes the outstanding contributions by a new professional in student affairs. The recipient must demonstrate initiative by regional and/or national involvement,
Asian Pacific Americans in Higher Education (APAHE) is a California based 501(c)3 national organization governed by a body of volunteer board members representing cross sections of race, gender, geographic location and institutional capacity. In the near future you will see postings on how you can get involved and represent APAHE on your campus or region.
Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institutions Program Purpose Funding Status *see below Eligibility Laws, Regs, & Guidance Applicant Info Resources Awards FAQs Performance Contacts Office of Postsecondary Education Home Funding Status FY 2011 The Department of Defense and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011, P.L. 112-10, was passed by Congress on April 15, 2011.
Asian Pacific Americans in Higher Education is dedicated to enhancing the educational opportunities for Asian and Pacific American students; promoting and supporting the hiring, retention, and advancement of qualified Asian and Pacific American faculty, staff, and administrators; and creating a better understanding of issues in the public affecting Asian and Pacific Americans in higher education.
Advancing the pipeline of Asian Americans toward senior level administration in higher education is a priority of APAHE. Less than 1% of the three thousand colleges and universities in the United States are only led by a person of Asian American descent. At whatever level or role in academics, student, or administrative services you currently
Asian Pacific Americans in Higher Education (APAHE) was founded in 1987, during the height of a five-year fight against a series of discriminatory admission policy directed against Asian Pacific American applicants at the University of California, Berkeley, and several research universities across the nation. At a conference on the admission fight convened in Oakland, California,
They have all invested their time to be at the APAHE 2016 National Conference…. We ask that you do the same for yourself and/or someone you believe in. See http://apahenational.org/?page_id=6038
Register for the APAHE 2016 Conference NEW LOCATION – SAME HEART! ONLINE CONFERENCE REGISTRATION Register online by Clicking here If you do not pay by Credit Card via Pay Pal, you may send check later to below address per above online system (See rates below and if selecting one day conference, please indicate date of
Kyle A. Reyes currently serves as Special Assistant to the President for Inclusion at Utah Valley University (UVU). As UVU’s Chief Diversity Officer, Kyle has championed initiatives to improve outcomes and opportunities for students from various underrepresented backgrounds including Pacific Islander, Latino, and Native American. From 2009-2014, he served as Chief of Staff to the
The California State University Board of Trustees has appointed Judy K. Sakaki, Ph.D., as president of Sonoma State University. Sakaki currently serves as vice president, Student Affairs, at the University of California, Office of the President. She succeeds President Ruben Armiňana, who is retiring in June and has served as president since 1992. Sakaki will
Congratulations to Josh Williams. Josh was appointed this month as Director, Student Discipline and Student Life for Long Beach City College! Josh is an education specialist focused on organizational development, curriculum development, learning theory, retention, equity and degree/goal completion with an emphasis on enhancing constituent’s knowledge, motivational and organizational assets. He is a current doctoral
APAHE 2016 National Conference “Asserting Our Voices for Equity and Inclusion” April 6, 2016: Preconference; April 7- 8, 2016: Conference Oakland Marriott City Center, Oakland, California Register via http://apahenational.org/?page_id=5787 NEW AND LARGER LOCATION AND VENUE, NEW SURPRISES, MORE SOCIAL JUSTICE TOPICS, SAME HEART Last year was sold out – register early to secure your
This event is free and open to our friends and colleagues. In attendance will include LDPHE faculty and alum, APAHE planning committee members, and our APAHE AND NASPA APIKC network. This event is open to all interested in our organizations! As we prepare for the APAHE 2016 conference in the same venue, we wanted an
ACCCA Award for Progress in Diversity This award was sanctioned by the ACCCA Board in 2002 to honor both individual administrators and organizations that have demonstrated a significant contribution to the progress of diversity on a campus, in a district or in the state. This honoree didn’t just receive one nomination – he received three
Twinki Mistry has been appointed ITS Director of Service Quality. Reporting to Chief Information Officer Borre Ulrichsen, Twinki will provide leadership for service improvement and user experience. With more than 11 years of experience in the CSU system (the last five as Senior / Lead Business Systems Analyst at East Bay), Twinki has a track