According to the 2010 U.S. census (http://2010.census.gov/news/releases/operations/cb12-cn22.html, 14.7 million people, or 4.8 percent of the U.S. population, were Asian. In addition, 2.6 million people, or another 0.9 percent, reported Asian in combination with one or more other races. Together, these two groups totaled 17.3 million people. The Asian alone-or-in-combination population grew by at least 30 percent in … Continue reading Did you know…?
Membership form raffles and new email address
Do you speak another language that you'd be willing to use on a Forest Service sponsored International Programs trip? Would you be willing to provide someone information about what it's like to work in your geographic area, or give advice on how to get a position like yours? Our membership forms will help us facilitate networking and career opportunities like … Continue reading Membership form raffles and new email address
Asian – Pacific American Heritage Month
May is Asian - Pacific American Heritage Month. It offers an opportunity to acknowledge contributions we, Asian and Pacific Americans, have made to this country and share our perspectives. Here are a couple web sites to celebrate, acknowledge, and learn about our wonderful cultures. Presidential proclamation: http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2012/05/01/presidential-proclamation-asian-american-and-pacific-islander-heritage-m Library of Congress Asian - Pacific American Heritage Month … Continue reading Asian – Pacific American Heritage Month
Membership drive and getting to know you.
Calling all new and renewing APAEA members! The APAEA executive committee is hard at work developing some great programs for you. To better tailor these programs and facilitate networking opportunities among members, please fill out our membership form and email it back to firstname.lastname@example.org. Don't delay... We've also got some great things in the works that you won't want … Continue reading Membership drive and getting to know you.
Greetings and happy new year!
Happy new year, and many thanks to those who helped APAEA get to where it is today! I’m excited to be elected as the new Chair and am looking forward to the coming year! Stay tuned as the APAEA executive committee and I work to provide you with networking and career development resources, a safe space for dialogue, … Continue reading Greetings and happy new year!