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Caitlin Yoshiko Kandil

Caitlin Yoshiko Kandil left Times Community News in 2017. She is a graduate of Northwestern University and Harvard Divinity School and a former U.S. Fulbright scholar to Sri Lanka. She has previously written for newspapers and magazines in Boston, Washington, DC, and Northern California. In 2011, she won a National Health Journalism Fellowship from the University of Southern California, and in 2014 was awarded an Emerging Journalist Fellowship by the Journalism and Women Symposium.
Guo Pei’s couture designs are inspired by the ‘extravaganza’ of Chinese royal history

Four years ago, when the Bowers Museum in Santa Ana displayed a gown by Guo Pei that Rihanna wore to the Met Gala, visitors couldn’t get enough. Now the Chinese designer is having her first solo museum exhibition in the U.S. at Bowers.

More than 700 sign high school student petition to add Asian American studies classes

When Ashley Shim took high school history classes, she noticed something was missing. Most of the people featured in the textbooks didn’t look like her. And they didn’t look like many of the other students in the Irvine Unified School District, where half of the student body is Asian American.

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