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UW Korea Studies Program named for Hon. Paull Shin

UW Korea Studies Program named for Hon. Paull Shin

By Vivian Nguyen Northwest Asian Weekly For Paull Shin, fighting to survive has long been part of his DNA.

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Posted in Community News, Features 27, Vol 33 No 27 | 6/28-7/40 Comments

Alex Tizon: One Asian man in search of self

Alex Tizon: One Asian man in search of self

By Daria Kroupoderova Northwest Asian Weekly In the dimly lit basement of Seattle’s Elliott Bay Book Company on the evening of June 18, Alex Tizon, author of “Big Little Man: In Search of My Asian Self,” told his audience to turn to one another and say “You’re fat!” with a genuine smile.

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Posted in Features 27, Health, Vol 33 No 27 | 6/28-7/40 Comments

After cancer, 2 transplants, she still runs half marathons

After cancer, 2 transplants, she still runs half marathons

Maggie Kim is a 43-year-old Seattleite of Korean descent who has had two liver transplants due to liver cancer. She now lives an active and healthy lifestyle. She shares her story here, with the hope that it will encourage more people to register as organ donors.

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Posted in Features 27, Health, Vol 33 No 27 | 6/28-7/41 Comment

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