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Diversity at the top — Justice Mary Yu studied religion, then law

Diversity at the top — Justice Mary Yu studied religion, then law

By Daria Kroupoderova
Northwest Asian Weekly

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Mary Yu (Photo by Sue Misao)

Washington State Supreme Court Justice Mary Yu is one of nine Asian Americans being honored at the Diversity at the Top event being held on Oct. 18 at China Harbor Restaurant. Read the full story

Posted in Community News, Features, Profiles, Vol 33 No 39 | 9/20-9/26Comments (0)

Diversity at the top — Levine ultimately earned the “Dream Job”

Diversity at the top — Levine ultimately earned the “Dream Job”

By Jason Cruz
Northwest Asian Weekly

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Aaron Levine

“I always was a huge sports fan,” recalls Aaron Levine of the reason for his career choice. Read the full story

Posted in Community News, Features, Profiles, Vol 33 No 39 | 9/20-9/26Comments (0)

Diversity at the Top honorees credited for community service

Diversity at the Top honorees credited for community service

(Photos by George Liu/NWAW)

(Photos by George Liu/NWAW)

By Steven Cong
Northwest Asian Weekly

“This dinner is not a town hall meeting,” joked Assunta Ng, founder of the Northwest Asian Weekly Foundation, the event’s organizer, referring to the celebration dinner held at the House of Hong on Dec. 4 honoring Dow Constantine, Martha Choe, Lloyd Hara, Mike McGinn, John Okamoto, and Betty Patu. They were named the 2009 Top Contributors to the Asian Community by the Northwest Asian Weekly. This year’s theme was “Diversity at the Top.” Read the full story

Posted in Community News, Features, Vol 28 No 51 | 12/12-18Comments (0)

Diversity at the Top

Diversity at the Top

Dow Constantine — a man committed to service

By Jason Cruz
Northwest Asian Weekly

Dow Constantine

Dow Constantine

“Dow Constantine is not a very good DJ name,” admitted the former college radio DJ and newly elected King County Executive. Instead of spinning records, Constantine chose a different path in order to serve the public. Constantine defeated Susan Hutchinson on Nov. 3 to become King County Executive.

Born and raised in West Seattle, Constantine grew up with an interest in education. This was due in part to his upbringing as Constantine’s parents were teachers. Read the full story

Posted in Profiles, Vol 28 No 49 | 11/28 - 12/4Comments (0)

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