Emil Guillermo - Higher Education

Emil Guillermo
Emil Guillermo is a print and broadcast journalist, commentator and humorist. His column, "Emil Amok," appeared for more than 14 years in AsianWeek at one time, and now appears on the Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund site.  As a former host of NPR's "All Things Considered" he was the first Asian American male, and first Filipino American, to host a regularly scheduled national news broadcast. He is the author of Amok: Essays from an Asian American Perspective -- a compilation of essays originally published in Asian Week—that won an American Book Award in 2000. Emil Guillermo writes on issues of race, culture and politics for the Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (www.aaldef.org/blog)

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by | July 19, 2015

Criticism of Black parents set up Dr. Cosby’s hypocrisy. [...]

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The U.S. Women’s National Team’s Ticker-tape Parade Was Not for its Diversity

by | July 13, 2015

Sydney Leroux, Christen Press, Amy Rodriguez, all of diverse ethnic heritage, are members of th [...]

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University of California’s Fall 2015 Freshman Numbers Sound an Alarm

by | July 5, 2015

Has an exodus of Blacks from the state impacted higher education? [...]

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Same-Sex Fight Not Over

by | June 29, 2015

Obama’s polarizing Friday shows the fight for same-sex equality still isn’t over. [...]

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Go to College? LeBron Didn’t, But Everyone Else Should

by | June 14, 2015

On choosing the “fellowship of educated men and women” before prematurely choosing the “A [...]

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‘San Andreas’ Movie Stereotypes Academics

by | June 8, 2015

Are all professors doomed to not kiss the girl and look like Paul Giamatti? [...]

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South Asian American Champs Spell for College, But Are Still in D-E-B-T

by | May 31, 2015

The trouble with the National Spelling Bee; My solutions [...]

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Did Columbia University President Snub ‘Mattress Girl’?

by | May 25, 2015

No handshake on class day for rape victim/activist, and there’s video. [...]

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Instant replay: Are White Employees Scared of Students of Color at Kennesaw State?

by | May 18, 2015

Thanks to cop shootings, cell phones can capture all transgressions. [...]

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Young Men of Color Matter Before They’re Victims

by | May 10, 2015

President’s comforting words arrive too late for some. [...]

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