Kern Sol News article: Bakersfield Delano campus celebrates Filipino-American History

Delano youth reporter Oscar Camacho filed this report of my presentation to Filipino-American students from the Delano middle schools and Bakersfield College faculty about the importance of Ethnic Studies and teaching Filipino-American history in schools. The presentation was given on Larry Itliong Day, October 25th, 2019. You can read the news article here.

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5th Filipino American International Book Festival ushers Fil-Am literary Renaissance

The 5th Filipino American International Book Festival opened at the San Francisco Main Library the second weekend in October (12-13, 2019). Hosted by the Philippine American Writers and Artists (PAWA), the San Francisco Public Library, and the Filipino American Center (SFPL), the book festival celebrated the theme, “Isang Mundo: Humanity, Diversity, and Resistance in the […]

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Tumulong Tayo! Towards a Center for Filipino Studies

On Saturday, September 29th, the Bulosan Center for Filipino Studies Initiative (BCFSI) was officially launched at the University of California at Davis. Dr. Robyn Rodriguez, Chair of UC Davis’s Asian American Studies Department, founded BCFSI, turning her vision of a University of California-based research and education center for the study of Filipinos into reality. During […]

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