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NEW VENUE-Amplifying Asian American and Pacific Islander History

May 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm


In this session, participants will explore the influences and contributions of Asian American and Pacific Islander communities in U.S. History from the 19th through mid-20th centuries.

Utilizing materials from the New-York Historical Society’s free curriculum guides, “Women & the American Story,” “Chinese American: Exclusion/Inclusion,” and “Our Composite Nation: Frederick Douglass’ America,” we will reflect on the importance of amplifying the resilience and strength of AAPI communities in a variety of learning spaces.

The facilitator for this workshop is Marianne De Padua, assistant manager of professional learning at the New-York Historical Society. She oversees private professional development partnerships and custom learning workshops for K-12 teachers and education focused groups. Her most recent work includes contributing to the launch of WAMS Ambassadors, a national teacher training program centered on U.S. women’s history. She graduated with honors from Rutgers University – New Brunswick with a degree in journalism and media studies.

This program has switched from in person to virtual as the library undergoes a cooling system replacement. Please register for link.


May 23
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Princeton Public Library
(609) 924-9529
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