Dr. Karen Inouye was promoted to associate professor, American Studies, and appointed chair of American Studies.
Dr. Joel Wong promoted to full professor, Counseling Psychology and appointed interim chair of the Department of Counseling and Educational Psychology for academic year 2018/2019.
Graduate students Anna Cabe, Giselle Cunanan, Bix Gabriel, Stephanie Kung, Shelley Rao received the AAST Research/Creative Activity Travel Award.
Doctoral Candidate, Jordan Lynton, is the recipient of the Ida B. Wells Fellowship; Coordinating Council of Women in History; Fulbright Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad.
Doctoral Candidate, Mai Thai, was awarded the Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowship.
Undergraduate Student, Yi Li is the AAST Essay Competition for her paper "Content Analysis of Asian American Suicide-Related Outcomes (2012-2017)."