Emil Guillermo - Higher Education

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Emil Guillermo
Emil Guillermo is a print and broadcast journalist, commentator and humorist. His column, "Emil Amok," appeared for more than 14 years in AsianWeek at one time, and now appears on the Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund site.  As a former host of NPR's "All Things Considered" he was the first Asian American male, and first Filipino American, to host a regularly scheduled national news broadcast. He is the author of Amok: Essays from an Asian American Perspective -- a compilation of essays originally published in Asian Week—that won an American Book Award in 2000. Emil Guillermo writes on issues of race, culture and politics for the Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (www.aaldef.org/blog)


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Students, Schools Seek Answers in Era of Pandemic U.

by | May 4, 2020 We’ve crept into May, which is coincidentally Asian Pacific American Heritage Month on the di Read more

Diversity in the DACA Numbers—Undocumented Whites

by | April 19, 2020
For the first time, someone thought it would be a good idea to do an official count of undocume [...] Read more

SFSU Asian American Studies Chair Documents Trump’s “Chinese Virus” Hate

by | April 6, 2020
From March 20- April 1, Dr. Russell Jeung and community activists set up a “Stop-AAPI-Hate” [...] Read more

The President’s Diversity Values Stink 

by | March 24, 2020
While there is no vaccine for COVID-19 we do have a vaccine for the ignorance of xenophobia. It [...] Read more

Coronavirus Silver lining—Online Learning?

by | March 11, 2020
Let’s face it. Learning isn’t about entering in engaged conversation while standing in toga [...] Read more

Coronavirus is Society’s Diversity Stress Test

by | February 24, 2020
I was among the 19 million people watching last Wednesday’s Democratic debate in Nevada, the [...] Read more

Remorse and the College Admission Scandal’s Stiffest Penalty to Date

by | February 11, 2020
Douglas Hodge, is the former CEO of Pimco, a company you might know about if you pay attention [...] Read more

Maybe UC Needs an Adjunct President?

by | January 28, 2020
The University of California is looking for a new president. UC is hosting town halls around th [...] Read more

Un-Civil Rights: America’s Fear of Diversity in 2020

by | January 12, 2020
Have the war protests started? Are your students beginning to wonder about military service and [...] Read more

Michigan Jury Sides With UM Over Professors of Color

by | December 30, 2019
Is it a level playing field for professors of color in academia? Here’s a story that broke be [...] Read more

Impeachment Pattern: Diversity vs. The White Men

by | December 15, 2019
The biggest news of the day in our country — no matter what your individual concerns or endea [...] Read more

Trump Backs Protesting Students….In China

by | December 3, 2019
The protests that delayed this year’s Harvard-Yale game were enough to break some news the we [...] Read more

Diversity, Ukraine, and Impeachment

by | November 16, 2019
There’s a diversity angle in the impeachment hearings you may have overlooked.It’s not just [...] Read more

Higher Ed’s Impeachment Role

by | November 4, 2019
Make no mistake, Higher Ed must play a role in impeachment. Not as partisans. But as the contex [...] Read more

You Know Cesar Chavez—How About Larry Itliong?

by | October 21, 2019
I call Larry Itliong a classic  H.O.,  as in “historical omission.”If you talk about the [...] Read more
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