Free Online Leadership Courses Offered by Universities

Are limited time and funds hampering your training opportunities?  Is AgLearn leaving you feeling less than satisfied?  Then it’s time you tried massive, open, online courses (MOOCs) offered by major universities through sites like Coursera (www.coursera.org)! While a wide range of subjects are offered, here is a sampling of leadership-related courses offered through Coursera: Inspiring Leadership through … Continue reading Free Online Leadership Courses Offered by Universities

Congratulations to our new executive committee member Robin Gyorgyfalvy! Annette Delos-Santos to serve as interim for the next few months.

Thanks to those who participated in this year’s election – both to those who took the initiative to be nominated and those who voted!  Our new APAEA executive committee member is Robin Gyorgyfalvy!  Given that executive committee member Aleta Eng is on maternity leave, Annette Delos-Santos has graciously agreed to fill in as interim executive … Continue reading Congratulations to our new executive committee member Robin Gyorgyfalvy! Annette Delos-Santos to serve as interim for the next few months.

Voting is open to fill a Asian Pacific American Employee Association (APAEA) executive committee position!

APAEA is privileged to have five fantastic nominees for APAEA’s vacant executive committee position!  Our nominees are Chinling Chen, Robin Gyorgyfalvy, Fred Wong, Anne Poopatanapong, and Annette Delos-Santos.  Please read about them on APAEA’s 2013 summer election web page! Members should check their email for information on how to vote. Votes are due by Friday, June 28, … Continue reading Voting is open to fill a Asian Pacific American Employee Association (APAEA) executive committee position!

2013 Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Poster Contest

What do you value about Asian Pacific American culture?  Share it by designing a 2013 Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Theme Poster! The U.S Forest Service and the Asian Pacific American Employees Association (APAEA) invites you to design a theme poster for the Asian Pacific American Heritage month in May 2013. The winner of the poster … Continue reading 2013 Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Poster Contest

Join APAEA and the FS at the FAPAC national leadership training program!

With great enthusiasm, APAEA is partnering with the Forest Service in its sponsorship of the upcoming Federal Asian Pacific American Council (FAPAC) Leadership Training Program in Long Beach, California in early May.  We would like to encourage you and others you know to consider attending this program as part of your career development.  This program … Continue reading Join APAEA and the FS at the FAPAC national leadership training program!

Election results - Thanks for participating in this year’s elections for executive committee members!  Please welcome Liz Berger (for her second term) and Wes Wong (first term) to APAEA’s executive committee.  I would also like to extend a big THANK YOU to Whitney Esguerra for her service on the executive committee this past year! Working … Continue reading

APAEA is holding elections for two executive committee positions!

Members will soon receive an email with voting instructions.  Votes are due by the end of the day on Saturday, January 19, 2013.  Nominees will need to receive at least one vote to be officially elected to the executive committee. The two nominees for APAEA executive committee are Elizabeth Berger and Wesley Wong.  Please read … Continue reading APAEA is holding elections for two executive committee positions!

APAEA elections are coming!

Are you interested in becoming more active in promoting Asian Pacific American employee development and community outreach in the U.S. Forest Service?  Do you know of anyone who has such interests?  Two positions on APAEA's executive committee are up for election, and we'll soon be seeking nominations.  With the holidays coming, be sure to keep watch … Continue reading APAEA elections are coming!