Proud to have newly elected Oakland City Councilmember Sheng Thao @ the 2019 APAHE national conference. "Thao (is) the first Hmong woman elected to a city council post anywhere in California." "SHENG THAO comes from humble beginnings. One of four daughters of asylum seekers from the Vietnam War, she is a member of a tight..
Proud to have Ruby Ibarra partner with us at the APAHE 2019 conference. Born in the Philippines, Ruby spent the first 4 years of her life in Tacloban City before her family eventually settled in San Lorenzo, California. Submerged in the melting pot of the Bay Area, Ruby's adolescent years introduced her to a wide..
Jose Antonio Vargas is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, Emmy-nominated filmmaker, and a leading voice for the human rights of immigrants. He is the founder and CEO of Define American, the nation’s leading non-profit media and culture organization that fights injustice and anti-immigrant hate through the power of storytelling. His memoir, Dear America: Notes of an..
Formerly known as the Leadership Development Program for Higher Education (LDPHE), LEAP Advance: Leadership Development Program for Higher Education is an intensive 4-day experience designed to enhance the professional development of Asian and Pacific Islanders (APIs) working in higher education and to prepare college and university administrators, faculty, and staff to move into leadership positions of greater..
For 2019, the APAHE conference will now make use of the Oakland Convention Center, in addition to Oakland Marriott City Center logistics. Larger rooms and more space for plenaries, as well as workshops. We have grown each and every year thanks to your support! Registration is now open! See you then!
Women Share Career Ups, Downs at APAHE Conference April 16, 2018 | : by Lydia Lum OAKLAND, Calif. –When Dr. Rowena Tomaneng was pursuing her doctorate at a southern California higher education institution in the early 1990s, everything seemed to flow smoothly. Or, so she thought. After all, Tomaneng had already earned a master’s degree..
Two years ago, APAHE acknowledged and featured Dr. Judy Sakaki, the first Japanese American woman to lead a four-year university. Her keynote was entitled "STRENGTH & PERSEVERANCE: AN ASIAN AMERICAN WOMAN’S JOURNEY TO A PRESIDENCY." See http://www.sacbee.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cathie-anderson/article134874309.html (more…)
Early Bird rate ends end March 18. Please see links for offerings at this year's conference! Hope to see you all there! PRECONFERENCE Please click here for 2018 APAHE Preconference Workshops (more…)