Quest Crew Compilation

Quest Crew Compilation

My 9-year-old son insisted that I watch these amazing dancers that he admires and wants to...

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What is it like to be Asian in America? Ask Alex Dang

Poet Alex Dang Answers What Kind of Asian Are You? Alex Dang is an aspiring poet from Portland,...

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Asian American Hip Hop Dancers on America’s Best Dance Crew: Jabbawockeez

Jabbawockeez is Bay Area based Urban dance group formed initially by members Kevin ”...

Russel Wong Cute Hunky Asian American Actors JadeLuckClub

How Asian Americans Are Portrayed in U.S. Media. Who Should Be the Next Asian Old Spice Guy?

Thank you to children’s author of the excellent The Great Wall of Lucy Wu Wendy Shang for...

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Best Fashion Bloggers Who Happen to be Asian UPDATED (and Kate Lanphear)

I’ve been up way too late on many nights surfing the web and my indulgence lately has been...

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Embracing Failure: It’s the New Success

“The greatest barrier to success is the fear of failure.” I’ve been thinking...

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CalTech Admissions: This is What a Meritocracy Looks Like (But It Ain’t Pretty for Everyone)

Students of Asian descent often receive no boost in admissions, unlike blacks and Hispanics,...

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Bangladesh: KidLit and Culture (Alpanas, Chholey recipe and more)

We are exploring the country of Bangladesh, a country I knew so little about that I...

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Korean BBQ Family Recipe for Kalbi plus Momofuku’s Recipe

David Chang, America’s Favorite Bad Boy Celebrity Asian American Chef Give this man his own...

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The Best Asian American Athletes Ever … Where Are They Now? (#4-6 of 26)

I’ve never heard of Gold Medal Olympian Diver Vicki Manolo Draves, so it’s been an...

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