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2017 28 Mar Winter/Spring 2017 Event Recap

December:   APAICS Holiday Party The National Association of Broadcasters hosted the annual APAICS Holiday Party on December 14, 2016. Our staff, interns, fellows, community members and sponsors had a great time celebrating the holidays. Thank you National Association of Broadcasters for always supporting our organization. Thank you National...

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2016 31 Oct APAICS Introduces our Fall 2016 Interns

IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 28, 2016    Contact: Cathy He (202) 296-9200 cathy@apaics.org   APAICS Welcomes 2016-2017 Fall Interns   APAICS is pleased to announce our Fall 2016 Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies (APAICS) Interns. APAICS offers internships in Washington, D.C. at the APAICS office, providing exceptional students and young professionals with the opportunity to work with us in...

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2016 21 Oct Fall 2016 Event Recap

SEPTEMBER:   US-Japan Relations Briefing On September 12, APAICS and the U.S.-Japan Research Institute (USJI) held a briefing on the results of the Upper House Election of the Japan and Tokyo Gubernatorial Election and how it impacts U.S-Japan relations. The event was held at the Russell Senate Office...

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2016 25 Aug Summer 2016 Recap: APAICS Interns in DC

During the 8-week APAICS Summer Internship Program, the interns had the opportunity to meet Rep. Mark Takano and Rep. Grace Meng, tour the White House and Pentagon. It was a full summer of working and exploring the nation's capital. Here is a recap of their...

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2016 16 Jun Meet the APAICS 2016 Summer Interns

APAICS welcomes 12 summer interns from Arizona, California, Illinois, Iowa, and New York! Learn more about them below.   Daniel Russell Cheung Hometown: Mountain House, CA University: University of California, Berkeley Major: History Internship Placement: Office of Congressman Mike Honda (CA-17) Daniel Russell Cheung will be entering his third year at the...

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2016 12 May Highlights from #APAHM2016

2016 Asian Pacific American Heritage Month   Happy Asian Pacific American Heritage Month! Thank you to everyone who joined us last week to kick off the month long celebration. Here is a recap of all the APAICS events that took place from May 3-May 5, 2016. To...

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2016 28 Jan Highlights from the SoCal Regional Leadership Academy

On January 22-23, 2016, APAICS hosted a Regional Leadership Academy for the Southern California region at Sunrider International (Torrance, CA) and JACCC (Los Angeles, CA). On Day 1, participants learned what it takes to run for office and how to prepare from keynote speakers Congressman...

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2015 09 Dec From California to Washington, DC

My name is Matthew Yamamoto and I am an intern for the Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies. I am currently a senior at the University of California, Riverside studying Political Science. My stay in DC has been for roughly twelve weeks, and I...

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2015 04 Nov 2015 Elections: AAPI Edition

A number of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders were elected or re-elected into office during 2015 elections across the country. We are still collecting data on AAPI elected officials for local elections. Please contact Hannah Chong at hannah@apaics.org if you know of any recently elected...

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2015 22 Oct 2014-2015 APAICS Fellows: Where Are They Now?

APAICS is proud of the recent alumni class of 2014-2015 APAICS Congressional Fellows on their post-fellowship accomplishments in public service, law, and policy. We wish them the best of luck with their career endeavors! Click here for more information on the fellowship program and here to see where...

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