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December 2017

2018 Scholarship and Internship Application

December 12, 2017 @ 8:00 am - February 9, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

DC Public Service Internships CAPAL’s Public Service Internship Program places undergraduate and graduate students within the public sector in the Washington, DC area. Intern duties may include policy or scientific research, project coordination and management, business, law, communications, and more. In addition to their internship requirements, interns will participate in CAPAL’s programming such as the Washington Leadership Program, be paired with professional mentors based on similar field interests, and reflect on their internships with other CAPAL interns and scholars during regular cohort…

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February 20182018

2018 Volunteerism Happy Hour

February 8 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Town Tavern,
2323 18th St NW Washington, DC 20009 United States
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Looking for a new year’s resolution? How about giving back to the local AANHPI community! Come out to CAPAL’s Volunteerism Happy Hour and learn how you can get involved this year with some of our partner organizations. The event is FREE but please register below. Must be 21+ to attend. Participating Organizations Serve DC – The Mayor’s Office on Volunteerism DC Asian Pacific American Film (DC APA Film) Asian Pacific Islander American Vote (APIAVote) More About CAPAL Happy Hours CAPAL happy hours serve…

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March 2018
Free

2018 Headshot Happy Hour

March 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Local 16,
1602 U St NW Washington, DC 20009 United States
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Join us for a Conference on Asian Pacific American Leadership (CAPAL) Happy Hour! Network with young AAPI professionals in the DMV area, while getting your headshot taken for your resume or Linkedin profile. The event is free, but headshots are $15. Headshots provided by Tina Leu Photography   More About CAPAL’s Happy Hours CAPAL happy hours serve as a regular opportunity for young professionals to network in the Washington, DC metro area. Each happy hour is themed and has special opportunities…

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May 2018

2018 Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Reception

May 14 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
City Club of Washington,
555 13th St NW, Washington, DC 20004 Washington, DC 20004 United States
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Teach For America’s Asian American & Pacific Islander Alliances, the Conference on Asian Pacific American Leadership, and Leadership for Educational Equity are pleased to co-host the 2018 Asian Pacific American Heritage Month (APAHM) Reception, bringing together members of the AANHPI community in Washington, DC to celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month and the accomplishments of our community to date. The APAHM reception will include a short program recognizing the Month and our partners and sponsors that make this possible. The…

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2018 Summer Kickoff Happy Hour

May 31 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
SudHouse DC,
1340 U St NW Washington, DC 20009 United States
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Join us on Thursday, May 31 at 6pm for our 2018 Summer Kickoff Happy Hour at Sudhouse DC. Network with other young professionals and find out how you can get involved in CAPAL’s upcoming summer programs such as our Washington Leadership Program, AANHPI Roundtable Series and Annual Networking and Career Fair. More About CAPAL’s Happy Hours CAPAL happy hours serve as a regular opportunity for young professionals to network in the Washington, DC metro area. Each happy hour is themed and…

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June 2018

2018 Washington Leadership Program Session I: Strengthening Our Roots

June 6 @ 5:30 pm - June 7 @ 8:00 pm
AARP: The Hatchery,
575 7th St NW, 5th Floor Washington, 20004
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The first Washington Leadership Program (WLP) Session: Strengthening Our Roots will focus on the salient role of knowing and understanding AANHPI history. The session aims to provide attendees with a foundation of how AANHPI successes and lessons from key moments in American history relate to the struggles of other minority communities, and how that can inform modern advocacy efforts and 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: Erwin Tan

June 7 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
AARP,
601 E Street Northwest Washington, DC 20049 United States
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Speaker Erwin J. Tan, MD is the Director of Thought Leadership – Health at AARP and a board certified internist and geriatrician.   Erwin previously served as the director of Senior Corps at the Corporation for National and Community Service. From 2004 to 2010, he served as an assistant professor of medicine at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine where he was an attending physician in the Division of Geriatric Medicine. He was also a co-investigator in the Baltimore Experience Corps Study.…

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2018 AANHPI Roundtable Leadership Series: Mini Timmaraju

June 13 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Comcast DC,
300 New Jersey Ave. NW, 7th Fl. | Conf. Rm 1 & 2 Washington, DC United States
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Speaker Mini Timmaraju has over 20 years of professional experience in federal, state and local politics, as well as extensive advocacy and policy background on gender issues and outreach strategies for minority constituencies. She currently serves as an Executive Director on the External Affairs team for Comcast in Washington D.C. In this role she serves as a liaison between Comcast and external stakeholders including advocacy organizations, political organizations, and public policy groups. She most recently served as Hillary for America’s…

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2018 Washington Leadership Program Session II: Who Will Take Care of Auntie?

June 13 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
AARP: The Hatchery,
575 7th St NW, 5th Floor Washington, 20004
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The second WLP Session: Who Will Take Care of Auntie? will focus on health disparities affecting the AANHPI community and how to understand health care trends in order to respond, advocate, and mobilize on behalf of their peers, families, and communities. The session will provide participants an opportunity to discuss health care in the context of policy, culture, and advocacy with leaders and activists in the field. Registration for the event will begin at 5:30pm with our program following promptly…

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2018 AANHPI Roundtable Series: Robert Wang

June 14 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
US Dept of State,
2201 C Street Northwest Washington, 20049
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Speaker Robert Wang advises clients on matters involving China and Southeast Asia. A non-lawyer, Mr. Wang previously worked at the U.S. Department of State as a career Foreign Service Officer for more than 30 years, with postings in Mainland China (Beijing and Shanghai), Japan, Singapore, Hong Kong and Taiwan, and as the desk officer for Cambodia. From 2013-2015, he served as the U.S. Senior Official to the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum. Prior to this, he served as the Deputy…

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