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June 2018

2018 Washington Leadership Program Session IV: Ideas to Action – Grassroots Advocacy

June 27 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Elliott School of International Affairs,
1957 E St NW, Rm 213 Washington, 20004
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The fourth WLP Session: Ideas to Action: Grassroots Advocacy will focus on the history and involvement of AANHPIs in grassroots advocacy, organizing, and civic engagement. The session will discuss the role of the AANHPI community in past civil rights movement and grassroots efforts, and how the community can mobilize today with shifting political landscapes, mass communication, and prolific sociocultural movements? Registration for the event will begin at 5:30pm with our program following promptly at 6:00pm. All WLP sessions are free…

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2018 AANHPI Roundtable Series: Sameer Kwatra

June 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Natural Resources Defense Council,
1152 15th St NW #300 Washington, 20005
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Speaker Sameer Kwatra specializes in policy research that promotes clean energy, energy access, and sound climate policy in India. As a former NRDC Speth Fellow, he was tasked with analyzing India’s solar energy policy, climate change initiatives, and building energy use. Prior to joining NRDC, Kwatra worked for the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy, where he sought to improve energy efficiency in buildings. He became interested in environmental issues while working for a private insurer in rural India, where…

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July 2018

2018 Government Accountability Office Informational Session

July 10 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Government Accountability Office (GAO),
441 G St NW Washington, DC 20226 United States
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The Government Accountability Office (GAO) is an independent, nonpartisan agency that works for Congress. Often called the “congressional watchdog,” GAO investigates how the federal government spends taxpayer dollars. Join CAPAL at an Informational Session on the GAO to hear from their experts as they explain the process of providing Congress with timely information that is objective, fact-based, and nonpartisan. Discover how you can become involved with the GAO through an overview of the careers and opportunities that exist within the agency.  This event is free to…

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2018 Washington Leadership Program Session V: #HeyGoogle – How Do I Start a Movement?

July 11 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
DC Government,
200 I St SE Washington, DC 20003 United States
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The fifth WLP Session: #HeyGoogle: How Do I Start a Movement will examine the political, social, and cultural impact of technology in today’s digital age. The session will address how communities, with an emphasis on the AANHPI community, utilize, innovate, and facilitate technology to promote positive change. The session will also allow attendees to discuss how we can translate, unpack, and embed technology into our daily lives and within the issues we care about most. Registration for the event will…

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2018 AANHPI Roundtable Series: Sue Zoldak

July 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
George Washington University,
2201 G St Nw Washington, DC 20052 United States
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Speaker As Founder and Owner of The Zoldak Agency, Sue gets to do what she loves best – win advocacy campaigns with political acumen, deploy custom cutting-edge digital marketing techniques, and deliver hard-driving messages. Sue accomplishes this by creating ground-breaking digital and social media campaigns, buildinh grassroots and advocacy campaigns, and providing leading-edge advertising and media strategy. With 15 years of experience as a public affairs professional, Sue was previously a Vice President at LEVICK Strategic Communications and a Senior…

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2018 AANHPI Roundtable Series: David Do

July 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
MOAPIA,
441 4th Street NW, Room 1117 Washington, DC 20001 United States
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Speaker David Do is the acting director of the DC Mayor’s Office on Asian and Pacific Islander Affairs (MOAPIA). David is a seasoned community advocate, a champion for neighborhood engagement, and committed to education issues. He previously served in the Executive Office of the Mayor (EOM) of Washington, DC during the administrations of Mayor Adrian M. Fenty and Mayor Vincent C. Gray. He also worked with various community-based organizations to promote capital improvement grants during his previous tenure at the…

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2018 Resume Writing and Interview Workshop

July 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
AmeriCorps,
250 E Street SW Washington, 20525
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Hear from experienced professionals in the government, private and nonprofit sectors on how best to present your experience on a resume and in an interview. The workshop will include presentations and break-out time for participants to have their resumes reviewed by professionals and practice interview skills. The event is FREE and open to the public. Dinner is provided. The workshop is in preparation for Conference on Asian Pacific American Leadership (CAPAL)’s AANHPI Networking and Career Fair held the same week on Friday,…

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2018 Washington Leadership Program Session VI: Preservation Through Perseverance

July 18 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Google,
25 Massachusetts Ave NW #900 Washington, DC 20001 United States
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The sixth WLP Session: Preservation through Perseverance will discuss how the AANHPI community can advocate for environmental justice on behalf of their communities by examining past and present environmental movements. The session will also provide an opportunity for attendees to interact with environmental leaders and advocates working in the field and how they have mobilized and pushed their campaigns. Registration for the event will begin at 5:30pm with our program following promptly at 6:00pm. All WLP sessions are free to…

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2018 AANHPI Roundtable Series: Jonathan Liu

July 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
WeWork Dupont,
1875 Connecticut Ave NW, 3rd Floor Washington, DC United States
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Speaker TBD Moderator Shelly Zhao is a director for China Affairs at the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative, where she currently focuses on trade policy issues for China, Mongolia, and Taiwan. Previously, she served as a trade specialist at the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration. Prior to government service, Shelly worked at the U.S.-China Business Council as a Manager in Business Advisory Services and the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission as a Research Fellow. Shelly grew…

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2018 Federal Emergency Management Agency Informational Webinar

July 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is a federal agency that coordinates the federal government’s role in preparing for, preventing, mitigating the effects of, responding to, and recovering from all domestic disasters, whether natural or man-made, including acts of terror. Join CAPAL at for an Informational Webinar on FEMA to hear from their experts as they elaborate on employee duties and the mission of the agency.  Discover how you can become involved with FEMA through an overview of the careers and opportunities…

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