MISSION

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.

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AANAPISI

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.

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Mission

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.

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Conference

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

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About

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,

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CALL FOR PROPOSALS AND ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR APAHE 2017 NOW UP!

CALL FOR PROPOSALS AND ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR APAHE 2017 NOW UP!

APAHE 2017 Conference Call for Proposals Please click here for online form and submission process! APAHE 2017 Conference: April 6-7, 2017 – Oakland, CA Call for Proposals “BUILDING BRIDGES and Connecting the Generations: 30 Years of Activism and Inclusion” Proposal Submission DUE by Sunday, January 19, 2016; 11:59 pm (PST). Notification by Monday, February 6, 2017.

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THUY THI NGUYEN SELECTED AS PRESIDENT, FOOTHILL COLLEGE

THUY THI NGUYEN SELECTED AS PRESIDENT, FOOTHILL COLLEGE

CHANCELLOR RECOMMENDS THUY THI NGUYEN AS PRESIDENT Foothill-De Anza Community College District Chancellor Judy Miner announced Thursday that she is recommending Thuy Thi Nguyen as the next president of Foothill College. Pending approval May 2 by the district Board of Trustees, Nguyen would begin work on July 1. “Based on her record of innovation in

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ROWENA TOMANENG SELECTED AS PRESIDENT, BERKELEY CITY COLLEGE

ROWENA TOMANENG SELECTED AS PRESIDENT, BERKELEY CITY COLLEGE

Trustees Tap Rowena M. Tomaneng As Next President of Berkeley City College 16 June 2016   At its regular meeting on Tuesday, June 14, 2016, the Board of Trustees of the Peralta Community College District appointed Rowena M. Tomaneng to serve as the next president of Berkeley City College. Tomaneng’s appointment comes following the departure

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FOUNDING APAHE BOARD MEMBER, DR. JUDY K. SAKAKI, APPOINTED AS PRESIDENT OF SONOMA STATE UNIVERSITY

FOUNDING APAHE BOARD MEMBER, DR. JUDY K. SAKAKI, APPOINTED AS PRESIDENT OF SONOMA STATE UNIVERSITY

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

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CONGRATULATIONS TO APAHE 2015 PLANNING COMMITTEE MEMBER/LDPHE GRADUATE JOSH WILLIAMS

CONGRATULATIONS TO APAHE 2015 PLANNING COMMITTEE MEMBER/LDPHE GRADUATE JOSH WILLIAMS

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

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ONLINE REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR THE APAHE 2016 CONFERENCE APRIL 7-8, OAKLAND, CA

ONLINE REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR THE APAHE 2016 CONFERENCE APRIL 7-8, OAKLAND, CA

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

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APAHE AND NASPA APIKC NETWORK GATHERING ON SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2015, 8-10 P.M., OAKLAND, CA

APAHE AND NASPA APIKC NETWORK GATHERING ON SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2015, 8-10 P.M., OAKLAND, CA

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

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FORMER APAHE BOARD PRESIDENT RECEIVES STATEWIDE AWARD FOR PROGRESS TO DIVERSITY

FORMER APAHE BOARD PRESIDENT RECEIVES STATEWIDE AWARD FOR PROGRESS TO DIVERSITY

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

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APAHE/LDPHE GRADUATE TWINKI MISTRY APPOINTED ITS DIRECTOR OF SERVICE QUALITY, CAL STATE EAST BAY

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

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DR. AUDREY YAMAGATA-NOJI RECEIVES DR. JOHN RICE DIVERSITY & EQUITY AWARD

DR. AUDREY YAMAGATA-NOJI RECEIVES DR. JOHN RICE DIVERSITY & EQUITY AWARD

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The 14th Annual Dr. John W. Rice Diversity & Equity Award ceremony was held today at The Sterling Hotel in Sacramento and honored a college program and administrator whose work has fostered student equity, diversity, and access in the California Community Colleges system. The 2014 Dr. John W. Rice Diversity & Equity