VOLUME 28 NO. 13 | MARCH 21 - MARCH 27, 2009


THE WOMEN'S ISSUE

Burmese Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi image by Han Bui and Stacy Nguyen

COMMUNITY NEWS

Rock Band Manager talks about being a girl on the road
Vegetarian food popular in Asia and around the world
Flexing her muscles: Local Filipina shows strength on and off the stage


EDUCATION

Diversity makes a difference - Part 4


BRIEFLY

Racial disparities for access in hospital care
Hindus praise Seattle Art Museum for promoting Hindu art
Nominate a company for the 2009 Minority Business of the Year awards
Riverside Chinatown no more?


WORLD NEWS

Indonesia wants solution for Myanmar boat people
China labor activist free after seven years in jail


EDITORIAL

We've come a long way, baby!


LETTERS

Thanks for speaking up about Cyrus
Is it possible to have genuine empathy?


COMMENTARY

How much progress against racism has WSU really made?

 

 

NAMES IN THE NEWS

A very merry birthday
Students take state honors
Awards for architects
Commendation for a job well done


CAREER

How to get ahead in the workplace in spite of your "Asianness" - Females (and one male) chime in


TRAVEL

Japan still behind on gender equality?


SPECIAL WOMEN'S ISSUE

Walking, talking female robot to hit Japan catwalk


ASTROLOGY

DOG
Are you motivated more by fear or possibility today? If you can, choose the latter, as it will lead to a brighter outlook.

 


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WHAT:

Seattle P-I's "Buzz on over to the Spelling Bee"

WHEN:

Sunday, March 22 at 1 p.m.

WHERE:

Seattle Town Hall
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