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Mic Check Vol. 001: Nick Lee

Issue:
March 5, 2021

Nick Lee, 24, is forging his path in the music industry. After a meteoric past couple of years, Nick sat down with Yo! Magazine to talk about how his background as an Asian American has influenced his career and his artistic process.

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Has Asian/Asian American Masculinity Been Redefined?

Issue:
December 18, 2021

Henry Golding, Sung Kang, Simu Liu, and Jimmy O. Yang are the next wave of optics/progression with representation for Asian American/Asian men. Their charm, humble mindset, fists, and not to mention six-packs are awe-inspiring and perhaps even redefining Asian male masculinity.

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The Non-Definitive List of How to Avoid Faux Pas at Asian American Functions

Issue:
June 11, 2020

With the holidays coming up, there will be plenty of potlucks, parties, dinners, etc. that many will be attending, so here's a non-definitive list of how to avoid faux pas at Asian American gatherings.

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Meet Lindsay Arakawa | @blindsaay

Issue:
June 13, 2020

Join me as I dive into an interview with Lindsay Arakawa, a yonsei/gosei creator born in Hawaii, living in Tokyo, Japan, doing some amazing work.

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Roll for Initiative! Let's talk Id(&d)entity

Issue:
June 28, 2020

Dungeons & Dragons is back and its players are more diverse than ever. In this article we explore how Japanese American players navigate the fantasy world, D&D's problematic past, and what they've learned about themselves along the way.

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Giving Voice to Asian American Seniors Through Film

Issue:
September 7, 2021

I couldn't imagine retirement offering much more to my life, but a digital histories film class has proven to be a challenging, intellectually stimulating, and emotionally rewarding experience for me.

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What A Time To Be Alive (for an Asian American Sports Fan)

Issue:
November 24, 2020

It has been a dream year for Asian Americans in global sport.

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Is There Stigma Surrounding Community College?

Issue:
May 23, 2020

Education is for everyone, but do we end up judging everyone's education?

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Healing Through Food

Issue:
May 1, 2020

How a loaf of bread helped me process grief after the Atlanta shootings.

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Changing the Tides on Mental Health

Issue:
May 9, 2021

Learn more about the Changing Tides (CT) Crew, which consists of 6-8 AAPI young adults who strive to destigmatize mental health and create safe and accessible spaces for the community.

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