Asian American Issues - Higher Education
University of California Tries to Better Understand Asian Students

University of California Tries to Better Understand Asian Students

by Diverse staff | November 18, 2007
The University of California is expanding the categories undergraduate applicants use to self-r [...] Read more

Investing in Asian American Women Through Education

by Molly Nance | October 26, 2007
For promoting education among Asian American women and other accomplishments, Wendy Cai recentl [...] Read more
Study Notes College-access Barriers Faced By Asian American Students

Study Notes College-access Barriers Faced By Asian American Students

by Add Seymour, Jr. | October 11, 2007
Despite the pervasive “model-minority” myth of overachieving Asian Americans easily getting [...] Read more

Asianisation of Campus Fellowships

by Lydia Lum | October 3, 2007
Students flock to university Christian groups to find solidarity and acceptance, say educator [...] Read more

Asian and Pacific Islander Students in California Say ‘Count Us Correctly’

by Margaret Kamara | August 23, 2007
When Christine Santos arrived at the University of California, Los Angeles from Guam in the fal [...] Read more

Educational Challenges of Some Asian Students Being Overlooked, Says GOA Report

by Margaret Kamara | July 30, 2007
The perception of Asian American and Pacific Islanders as the “model minority” because of t [...] Read more
Lawyer: Duke Cheating Case Hit Asian Students Hardest

Lawyer: Duke Cheating Case Hit Asian Students Hardest

by Associated Press | May 22, 2007
DURHAM, N.C. Asian students involved in a cheating scandal at the Duke University business sch [...] Read more
Asian Panel Debunks “Model Minority” Myth

Asian Panel Debunks “Model Minority” Myth

by Margaret Kamara | May 10, 2007
When early news reports about the Virginia Tech shootings indicated the alleged perpetrator was [...] Read more
Asian Americans Urge Not to Stereotype Community

Asian Americans Urge Not to Stereotype Community

by Shilpa Banerji | April 20, 2007
Asian-American community members are fearful of a backlash given the recent events at Virginia [...] Read more
UCLA Expert Challenges The Asian-American “Model Minority” Assumption

UCLA Expert Challenges The Asian-American “Model Minority” Assumption

by Shilpa Banerji | March 2, 2007
Asian-American youth are often portrayed as the “model minority” who have perfect SAT score [...] Read more

Asian Americans Aren’t White Folks’ ‘Racial Mascots’

by Frank H. Wu and William Kidder | October 5, 2006
Affirmative action has almost always been framed as a Black and White issue... [...] Read more

Perspectives: Asian Americans Aren’t White Folks’ ‘Racial Mascots’

by Frank H. Wu and William Kidder | October 4, 2006
Although usually excluded from discussions about civil rights, Asian Americans are increasingly [...] Read more

University of Michigan Faculty Seek Help After Asian Students Harassed

by Staff and News Wire Report | October 20, 2005
Several University of Michigan faculty members have asked school president Dr. Mary Sue Coleman [...] Read more
Blacks, Hispanics Trail Whites, Asians in Colorado schools

Blacks, Hispanics Trail Whites, Asians in Colorado schools

by Associated Press | October 10, 2005
Black and Hispanic schoolchildren don't fare as well as White and Asian classmates in math, rea [...] Read more
Asian American Leaders Criticize Handling of Student Complaint by Washington Human Rights Commission

Asian American Leaders Criticize Handling of Student Complaint by Washington Human Rights Commission

by Associated Press | October 6, 2005
Asian American students and community leaders are criticizing a state Human Rights Commission t [...] Read more