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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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

Harvard Affirmative Action Decision Exposes Asian American Divide

by | October 5, 2019
The Harvard decision last week makes me cheer. And cry. It solves nothing. It only furthers an [...] Read more

Huffman’s Wrist Tap Should Be Harder; Think of Crystal Mason

by | September 22, 2019
Many people are upset about the sentencing of Felicity Huffman, the prime time star in the Oper [...] Read more

Diversity, Thy Name is…Canada? And R.I.P. Adversity Scores—Was it Such a Bad Idea?

by | September 6, 2019
The SAT folks took the easy way out on the so called “Adversity Score” proposal. After anno [...] Read more

Save the Climate and Yourself — Ban the Burger on Campus

by | August 26, 2019
If your campus is green energy-wise but you’re still buying all-beef hamburgers and the like [...] Read more

Is Your School a True Sanctuary?

by | August 14, 2019
When I drive through a campus district, or even a whole town or city where the university is a [...] Read more

‘Go Back’? They Brought My People Here First

by | July 26, 2019
During the week of Trump’s “go back” rhetoric, I was in Washington, D.C. doing my one-man [...] Read more

Time to Tell Our Diverse Stories Aloud

by | July 15, 2019
I’m in Washington, D.C. for the CapitalFringe, where the main draw is the monologist Mike Dai [...] Read more
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