blog posts Congratulations to AAS Associate Professor Maryam Kashani, 2019 Spencer Postdoctoral Fellow. Apr 22, 2019 2:45 pm153 views The Department of Asian American Studies is pleased to announce that AAS Assistant Professor Maryam Kashani has been awarded the 2019 Spencer Postdoctoral Fellowship from the National Academy of Education. AAS Admin Aide Christine Lyke Awarded LAS Staff Award Feb 14, 2019 8:00 am16 views Please join us in congratulating our fabulous administrative aide Christine Lyke, who has been named one of six awardees for her exceptional work as a staff member in LAS. AAS Professor Augusto Espiritu wins Excellence in Mentoring Award May 17, 2017 8:00 am43 views Congratulations to Asian American Studies Professor, Dr. Augusto Espiritu for winning this year's Association of American Studies Excellence in Mentoring Award! AAS Professor Martin F. Manalansan wins Richard Yarborough Mentoring Award Jun 7, 2016 8:00 am204 views Congratulations to Asian American Studies Professor, Dr. Martin Manalansan for winning this year's Richard A. Yarborough Mentoring Award! The American Studies Association Minority Scholars Committee awards the Richard A. Yarborough Mentoring Award to honor a scholar who, like Richard Yarborough, demonstrates dedication to and excellence in mentoring underrepresented faculty, postdoctoral fellows, and/or college, university or high school students. Congratulations to AAS Office Support Specialist Mary Ellerbe 2015 Recipient of the Chancellor's Distinguished Staff Award. Mar 30, 2015 8:00 am25 views The Chancellor's Distinguished Staff Award (CDSA) is designed to annually recognize Staff employees for their exceptional accomplishments and service to the University. Thank you Mary and congratulations.