Our mission is to connect Asian alumni with each other and with the Asian student community through scholarships, fellowship, and mentoring. We aim to preserve Asian culture and heritage and to build a stronger, more visible Asian community at The University of Texas at Austin and beyond.
Janice Pai and Ron Sung, two University of Texas alumni, co-founded Local Schools Local Needs (LSLN.org), a new non-profit matchmaking website where teachers post their classroom needs and community members post what resources and skills they can offer classrooms. Teachers and students have already benefited from community members who connected with them on the LSLN.org website. During the summer, a community member posted an offer of an old typewriter that a high school teacher now uses … Read entire article »
Do you know a student who is paving the way and blazing trails for activism and advocacy in the Asian American & Pacific Islander community on your campus? The ECAASU National Board is soliciting nominations for students who embody our goals to inspire, educate and empower those interested in Asian American & Pacific Islander issues. As an initiative to honor those … Read entire article »
We are proud to present the first Texas Exes Asian Alumni Network Scholarship this fall. Here is an exclusive video from the Alcalde on the Longhorn Network: … Read entire article »
Lily Jang is a graduate of the University of Texas in Austin with a degree in Broadcast Journalism and a current KHOU 11 News This Morning anchor in Houston, Texas. Lily is an Emmy-nominated journalist and leads the country when it comes to social media interaction with viewers. She is an avid social media user with a loyal following on both Facebook and Twitter. Lily … Read entire article »
The Volunteer and Service Learning Center (VSLC) is proud to co-sponsor the Be the Change National Day of Service, to be held on Saturday, September 29. In advance of the day of service, the VSLC will sponsor a campus kick-off celebration on Thursday, September 27 on the West Mall. Inspired by the late Mohandas Gandhi’s birthday and his philosophy that “You must be the change you wish to see in the world,” the Be the Change National Day of Service was launched at the University of Michigan over a decade ago. Since then, it has grown into a volunteer and leadership development program that attracts thousands of volunteers across the country. Be the Change is coordinated … Read entire article »