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Masao: A Nisei Soldier’s Secret and Heroic Role in World War II

Masao: A Nisei Soldier’s Secret and Heroic Role in World War II

The International Examiner February 22, 2017 0

On Saturday, February 25, from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. the Nisei Veterans Committee Memorial Hall (1212 So. King St Seattle) will be hosting author Sandra Vea’s book titled, Masao: A Nisei Soldier’s Secret

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Announcement: CRY Holi festival of colors raises funds for underserved children

Announcement: CRY Holi festival of colors raises funds for underserved children

The International Examiner February 19, 2017 0

Holi is a Hindu festival that celebrates the arrival of spring and also equality symbolized by people throwing colored powder or colored water at one another. A common saying heard during Holi is bura

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Photos from the Fourth Citizen Journalism Workshop: Video Production

Photos from the Fourth Citizen Journalism Workshop: Video Production

The International Examiner February 18, 2017 0

On Thursday, February 16, 2017 the International Examiner and 21 Progress hosted its fourth Citizen Journalism workshop with Matt Chan. The workshop, focused on video production, explored topics like how to set up an

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Announcement: Susan Quimpo discusses Marcos dictatorship and Duterte’s “drug war”

Announcement: Susan Quimpo discusses Marcos dictatorship and Duterte’s “drug war”

The International Examiner February 17, 2017 0

Susan Quimpo, author of “Subversive Lives,” will speak at two locations about her family’s story during the Marcos dictatorship. The first event will take place on Tuesday, February 21 from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m.

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Announcement: Viet Thanh Nguyen Discusses <em>‘The Refugees’</em> at The Seattle Public Library Feb. 24

Announcement: Viet Thanh Nguyen Discusses ‘The Refugees’ at The Seattle Public Library Feb. 24

The International Examiner February 16, 2017 0

The following announcement is from The Seattle Public Library: Pulitzer Prize-winning author of “The Sympathizer,” Viet Thanh Nguyen, will talk about his new collection of stories that explores immigration, identity, love and family from

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Announcement: Department of Neighborhoods Hiring Bilingual Contractors for Community Outreach

Announcement: Department of Neighborhoods Hiring Bilingual Contractors for Community Outreach

The International Examiner February 16, 2017 0

The Seattle Department of Neighborhoods is contracting part-time Community Liaisons to do outreach and engagement work for the City, elevating the voices of underserved communities. Community Liaisons should be articulate or fluent in Cantonese,

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Announcement: Sheng-Yen Lu Foundation Offers Scholarships to Recent Immigrants, Regardless of Status

Announcement: Sheng-Yen Lu Foundation Offers Scholarships to Recent Immigrants, Regardless of Status

The International Examiner February 16, 2017 0

The Sheng-Yen Lu Foundation’s Lotus Scholarship Program provides scholarships to recently immigrated students in King, Pierce, and Snohomish counties. The scholarship is $1,500 per year, and is renewable for up to 4 years. The

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Day of Remembrance: 75th Anniversary events

Day of Remembrance: 75th Anniversary events

The International Examiner February 14, 2017 0

Calendar of events commemorating the 75th anniversary of the signing of Executive Order 9066, which led to the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II.

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Clean Air Report: January starts off the year with mostly “good” air quality

Clean Air Report: January starts off the year with mostly “good” air quality

Puget Sound Clean Air Agency February 14, 2017 0

January’s Review This January we mostly had “good” air quality at our Chinatown-International District air monitor. Six days measured in the “moderate” category, mostly due to little wind and rain to blow away the

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Announcement: Wing Luke Museum to open new exhibit, ‘Year of Remembrance: Glimpses of a Forever Foreigner’

Announcement: Wing Luke Museum to open new exhibit, ‘Year of Remembrance: Glimpses of a Forever Foreigner’

The International Examiner February 14, 2017 0

On February 17, 2017, The Wing will open a new exhibit, Year of Remembrance: Glimpses of a Forever Foreigner, which through the artwork of Roger Shimomura and the poetry of Lawrence Matsuda, explores the historic

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