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Celebrating the power of bilingualism with OneAmerica

Celebrating the power of bilingualism with OneAmerica

Brenda Kay Neth October 5, 2017 0

“What makes us American is not a question of what we look like, or where our names come from, or the way we pray. What makes us American is our fidelity to a set

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Breaking Silences: Dr. Pata Suyemoto, mental health activist, takes the high road

Breaking Silences: Dr. Pata Suyemoto, mental health activist, takes the high road

Brenda Kay Neth August 21, 2017 0

Dr. Pata Suyemoto is no newcomer to mental health issues. As a Japanese-American teenager, she faced stigma after attempting to take her own life. At 16, her parents were willing to get her medical

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Seattle Preschool Program in second year, reaches 1,000 children

Seattle Preschool Program in second year, reaches 1,000 children

Brenda Kay Neth July 26, 2017 0

In 2014, Seattle passed the Seattle Preschool Program (SPP) Levy of $58 million over four years, allowing the implementation of a four-year pilot program, to pursue its goal of providing high-quality preschool for 2,000

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Shadows of Light: Mental Health Awareness for API Communities

Shadows of Light: Mental Health Awareness for API Communities

Brenda Kay Neth July 25, 2017 0

On July 1, 2017, Governor Jay Inslee declared statewide that July would be “Mental Health Awareness Month for People of Color.” The proclamation moves forward to address the need for culture-based mental health care

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Artist Jill Beppu goes beyond the surface to celebrate strength

Artist Jill Beppu goes beyond the surface to celebrate strength

Brenda Kay Neth June 11, 2017 0

Beppu’s art will be at the UW Tower until the third week of June. Admission is free

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