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Students, educators honored at Diversity Makes a Difference dinner

Students, educators honored at Diversity Makes a Difference dinner

By Alia Marsha
Northwest Asian Weekly

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Five Puget Sound high school students won $1,000 scholarships for their efforts promoting diversity in their communities. They were honored at a dinner and presentation on March 28 at the New Hong Kong restaurant. From left, Seattle School Board member Harium Martin-Morris and Michelle Sievers of Pemco (an event sponsor) stand next to Holy Names senior Sara “Cha Cha” Sawyer, Roosevelt High School senior Nicola LaGuardia, Squalicum High School senior Ana Cervantes, Olympia High School senior Adora Nwankwo, and Shorecrest senior Julie Nguyen. They are also flanked by Seattle School Board member Sharon Peaslee, Kau Kau owner Richard Chang (a sponsor), and keynote speaker David Santillanes Jr. (Photo by George Liu/NWAW)

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Posted in Education, Vol 33 No 16 | 4/12-4/18Comments (1)

Diversity Makes a Difference — Part 4 (final)

Diversity Makes a Difference — Part 4 (final)

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Janae Chan
Inglemoor High School

“I know that Janae likes to diversify her own life by being friends with all kinds of people and not being cliquish by hanging just with people of her own background,” said her teacher Katrina Allemeier. “She is just kind and sweet to everyone.” Read the full story

Posted in Education, Vol 33 No 14 | 3/29-4/4Comments (0)

Diversity Makes a Difference — Part 3

Diversity Makes a Difference — Part 3

Compiled by Sue Misao
Northwest Asian Weekly

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The Northwest Asian Weekly’s Diversity Makes a Difference scholarship program celebrates high school students from Western Washington — nominated by teachers, counselors, principals, and community members — who encourage and actively promote diversity. Read the full story

Posted in Education, Vol 33 No 13 | 3/22-3/28Comments (0)

McDonalds franchise head will be speaker at student diversity dinner

McDonalds franchise head will be speaker at student diversity dinner

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David Santillanes (left) and Tina Young

By Staff
Northwest Asian Weekly

The Northwest Asian Weekly’s Diversity Makes a Difference scholarship program celebrates high school students from Western Washington — nominated by teachers, counselors, principals, and community members — who encourage and actively promote diversity. Read the full story

Posted in Education, Vol 33 No 13 | 3/22-3/28Comments (0)

Diversity Makes a Difference —Part 2

Diversity Makes a Difference —Part 2

Compiled by Sue Misao
Northwest Asian Weekly

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The Northwest Asian Weekly’s Diversity Makes a Difference scholarship program celebrates Read the full story

Posted in Education, Vol 33 No 12 | 3/15-3/21Comments (0)

Diversity Makes a Difference —Part 1

Diversity Makes a Difference —Part 1

Compiled by Sue Misao
Northwest Asian Weekly

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The Northwest Asian Weekly’s Diversity Makes a Difference scholarship program celebrates Read the full story

Posted in Education, Vol 33 No 11 | 3/8-3/14Comments (0)

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