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Category: Media

Dori Maynard, Diversity Champion, Dies at 56

Dori J. Maynard, president of the Robert C. Maynard institute for Journalism Education and longtime champion of diversity in journalism and civic life, died Tuesday at her West Oakland, Calif., home, the Institute announced. She was 56.
categories MediaProfilesRace/Ethnic Relations

SCPASA Encourages Young Fil-Ams to Take Active Role in Writing Their Stories

The eighth annual SCPASA summit conference was held at the University of Southern California on Feb. 14. This year’s theme, “(Re)Writing Our Future” explored the essence of what it means to be members of the Filipino-American society.
categories Arts & CultureEducationFamily/Inter-generational NewsMediaRace/Ethnic RelationsYouth

Randall Park Pitches ‘Fresh Off the Boat’ to Everyone, Including Kim Jong-un

Whether you’re a 25-year-old punk rock anarchist from Salt Lake City, a 57-year-old captain of a booze cruise in New Orleans or an old, cranky witch, there are plenty of reasons for anyone to love the sitcom.
categories Arts & CultureMediaRace/Ethnic Relations

Buzzfeed Now Read More by Latinos Than White Americans

According to Buzzfeed staff memo, according to Latino Loop. Plus, more entertaining Latino news items!
categories Arts & CultureMediaRace/Ethnic RelationsScience & Technology

NY Times Explores Hot Spots in LA’s Koreatown

The “New York Times” recently gave a crash course on how to spend 36 hours in Los Angeles’ Koreatown, introducing readers to the vibrant neighborhood’s thriving night-life and rich culture.
categories Arts & CultureMediaNeighborhoods

The Hollywood Mamalogues: Game Changer

“Fresh Off the Boat” is a game changer. Many Asian Americans of my generation never thought they would see developed, multidimensional Asian American characters have their own TV show in their lifetime.
categories Arts & CultureMediaRace/Ethnic Relations

Coalition of Fil-Ams in the Works

With the buzz and talk about “Fresh Off the Boat” on ABC and ethnic diversity mandates from US Networks, now is the time for our talented community to move forward collectively in Hollywood!
categories Arts & CultureMediaRace/Ethnic Relations

Actress Moon Bloodgood Raises Awareness for Organ Donation with ‘Save Olive’ Campaign

“Falling Skies” actress Moon Bloodgood just released a YouTube video to spread awareness about organ donation, an issue close to her heart.
categories Family/Inter-generational NewsHealthMediaYouth

‘Fresh Off the Boat’ Brings Down the House at Watch Parties

From a spacious nightclub in Times Square to a 190-seat auditorium in LA’s Little Tokyo district, Asian Americans coast to coast packed venues holding live community watch parties for the highly-anticipated network debut of ABC’s “Fresh Off the Boat” Wednesday night.
categories Arts & CultureMediaRace/Ethnic Relations

What’s Your ‘Fresh Off the Boat’ Experience?

With just one week left until the premiere of Fresh Off the Boat, ABC has launched a social media campaign, inviting the audience to share their “fresh off the boat” stories of when they have felt a little out of place.
categories Arts & CultureFamily/Inter-generational NewsImmigrationMediaRace/Ethnic Relations
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