Tag Archive | "Ruthann Kurose"

Blog: What’s cooking at Kurose’s birthday party?

Blog: What’s cooking at Kurose’s birthday party?

By Assunta Ng

From left: Former Gov. Mike Lowry, King County Executive Dow Constantine, Ruthann Kurose, former Seattle Mayor Norm Rice, and his wife, Constance (Photo by Assunta Ng/NWAW)

The guest list of Ruthann Kurose’s surprise 60th birthday party was a Who’s Who in politics. The party was held at the house of former Mayor Norm Rice and his wife, Constance. Read the full story

Posted in Publisher Ng's blog, Vol 30 No 34 | 8/20-8/26Comments (0)

2010 Top Contributors celebrate achievements at awards dinner

2010 Top Contributors celebrate achievements at awards dinner

By Nina Huang
Northwest Asian Weekly

Honorees of NWAW's Top Contributors 2010 (Photo by George Liu/NWAW)

It was a night that included delicious food, great company, and a room filled with influential community leaders. Eleven individuals and an organization were honored last Friday evening at the Northwest Asian Weekly Foundation’s Top Contributors to the Asian Community banquet. The event was held at the House of Hong Restaurant. Read the full story

Posted in Community News, Vol 29 No 50 | 12/11-12/17Comments (1)

Ruthann Kurose carries on the family tradition of activism

Ruthann Kurose carries on the family tradition of activism

By Vivian Nguyen
Northwest Asian Weekly

Ruthann Kurose

Born during a period of emerging diversity in education and politics, advocating social change is inherent to Ruthann Kurose.

She grew up in the Central District surrounded by a rich tapestry of cultures. She was born into a family that believed in social responsibility and community service. These were the two guiding principles that shaped Kurose’s views on activism from a young age. Read the full story

Posted in Community News, Profiles, Vol 29 No 45 | 11/6-11/12Comments (2)

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