Category Archives: Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Asian Pacific Heritage Month – Dr. Devesh Upadhya

As the Memorial Day weekend starts, Dr. Devesh Upadhya is seeing patients at the Medical Clinic of Houston. Dr. Upadhya specializes in Internal Medicine.  He graduated with a B.S. Pre-Medicine from Pennsylavania State University in 2010 and got his M.D. degree … Continue reading

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Chinese Baptist Church in Houston

  Chinese Baptist Church at 1823 Lamar Street in Houston in the new sanctuary completed in June 1962. The church was dedicated in 1962. The choir, members, Pastor Lok-Tin Cheung, Pastor Travis Key and music director T.K. Eng were here for an afternoon … Continue reading

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Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Jenniffer Chiang credits her family, friends and deep Christian faith for her life in public service.  Chiang, a Republican, is a Fort Bend County, Texas Municipal Court Associate Judge. The Chinese American and fifth generation Texan owns a law firm specializing in business law, … Continue reading

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Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

After Hurricane Harvey hit Houston last year, Cookie Joe’s large dance school was a refuge from the storm. “I was able to use my school as a shelter. That was exciting.” Joe said. While she was not personally impacted by Harvey, … Continue reading

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Asia Fest Tampa 2016

Runs:  1:48 0:29  “Halo” Dessert Tasters 0:42   Jennifer Tran 1:06  Rome, representing India Asia Fest Tampa 2016 kicked off the 33rd annual celebration of National Asian Pacific American Month, which is May.  With the international dragon boat races and Amalie Arena … Continue reading

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May Is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

What does it mean to be Asian and American in the United States of America? Click on the video above to hear from Asian Americans present and past.

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Valerie Boey – Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month. Valerie Boey reports the news at FOX 35, WOFL-TV in Orlando, Florida. She is an Associated Press award-winning journalist and specializes in breaking news at FOX 35.  Recently Boey interviewed with us for a … Continue reading

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Asia Fest Tampa Bay 2015

  The opening sights and sounds of Asia Fest 2015.  Nat. Sound Video runs: 4:04 0:48   Dr. Kimi Springsteen, Asian Community Liaison to Hillsborough County Board of Commissioners, Founder of Asia Fest Tampa Bay and the Asian American Coalition of … Continue reading

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Asian Pacific American Heritage Month – Ann Poonkasem

May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month. Many like Ann Poonkasem are taking this special time to be proud of claiming her Asian heritage and being American, too.  “Ann P” is well-known to many in the Tampa Bay area for her beautiful voice … Continue reading

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Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Ferdian Jap by Carol Lim May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, but also a time to celebrate graduations. Ferdian Jap, an Asian-American, was among 260 graduates who received their law degrees from Stetson University College of Law on May … Continue reading

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