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Accuracy • Independence • Integrity

December 11, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

Commentary: Asian-Americans lack visibility in entertainment industry

By | Sep 3, 2019

AAPIs were the only minority group that saw a decrease in representation during the 2015–2016 season on New York City stages, as reported by the Asian American Performers Action Coalition.

Student awarded for lead musical role tackling identity

By | Aug 28, 2018

“. . . It blew me away because for the first time I felt like there’s a role written for me, and I’ve never really felt that before,” Saha said.

#takeitback: Student combats labels with social media campaign

By | Feb 1, 2017

Alisar Awwad created the #takeitback Project in an effort to “take back” her own identity and empathize with others.

Not an A-plus math student

By | May 4, 2016

Year after year of math classes, many of my Asian-American classmates would ace their math tests while I hoped for a B-minus or better.

Senior theater student participates in diversity mentorship program

By The Ithacan | Apr 29, 2016

Senior Randy Wong-Westbrooke, a theater production arts major, was recently selected for the United States Institute for Theatre Technology’s Gateway Program, which provides mentorship for students who are underrepresented.

The Asian-American vote

By | Apr 19, 2016

The Asian-American vote is the lowest among the major racial and ethnic groups, which leaves many people asking why.

Film festival to focus on Asian-American stories

By | Apr 13, 2016

The second-annual Ithaca Pan Asian American Film Festival will take place from April 15–17 and feature films focusing the Asian-American narrative.

Annual Ithaca College speaker discusses microaggressions

By | Mar 9, 2016

Derald Wing Sue presented on the topic of microaggressions and their occurrence in higher education as the keynote speaker at the college’s seventh annual Engaging Communities Luncheon March 8.

My ethnicity is not a fetish

By | Feb 17, 2016

I can’t describe the discomfort that goes through my body whenever men — mostly white men — tell me they exclusively date Asian women.

Asian men have often been misrepresented in television shows

By | Dec 9, 2015

However, 2015 has been a minor breakthrough year for Asian-Americans on screen.

No one’s account of an instance of racism should be ignored

By | Nov 18, 2015

It’s a kind of discomfort that no one will believe when you say you’ve experienced racism.

The term “people of color” includes Asian Americans

By | Oct 21, 2015

If I’m not a person of color, and I’m not white, then what am I?