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Jun 8, 2015

CAPAL Alum Spotlight: Hung Nguyen ’02

Community service has been an integral part of my life. Growing up in an immigrant / refugee family, we worked with other families in the...
May 29, 2015

CAPAL Intern Spotlight : Daniel Jung, 2015

My name is Daniel Jung and I am one of the 2015 Summer CAPAL scholars. I was recently asked to share why I am excited to be part of this...
May 26, 2015

Keeping Asian Pacific American Heritage Month as a Reminder

May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month due to the efforts of trailblazing Asian American public officials, Representative Norman Y....
May 12, 2015

Hepatitis B: The Most Pressing Asian American and Pacific Islander Health Issue

Hepatitis B: The Most Pressing Asian American and Pacific Islander Health Issue With the month of May comes Hepatitis Awareness Month and...
May 8, 2015

CAPAL Alum Spotlight : Domingo P. Such III ’90

During my 1990 summer internship at the Washington Center I was introduced to CAPAL and joined in on the many summer activities hosted with...
May 6, 2015

Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Nani Coloretti to Keynote 2015 CAPAL Asian Pacific American Heritage Ball

WASHINGTON, DC – Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Nani Coloretti will keynote the 2015...
May 2, 2015

Meet Joel Vazquez

Asian Pacific American on the Rise: Meet Joel Vazquez Leadership like many other qualities means different things to different people....
Apr 14, 2015

CAPAL Alum Spotlight: Jin Ohm ’12

I was intertwined with CAPAL the moment I moved to Washington, DC. At that time, I joined former chair and current Advisory Council member...
Apr 12, 2015

My Experience at CAPAL as an Intern for a Day: Nyana Quashie

So you’ve been to CAPAL’s happy hours and professional development programs. But have you ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes...
Feb 4, 2015

CAPAL Alum Spotlight: Tonia Bui ’06

As a Vietnamese American woman, my experiences in public service are influenced by CAPAL's efforts, providing me the power of voice in two...