George Washington University College Prep Conference
By Shaima Ahmad, VA High School Program Coordiantor Photos Courtesy of Ari Pak, AALEAD Staff When asked to reflect on their experience at the College Preparation Conference in one word, AALEAD high school students said: enlightening….informative…more comfortable…knowledge…excited…clear! These few sentiments reflect the insights provided at this conference for high school students hosted by the George […]
MD Middle School and High School Youth Collaborate
By Melor Suhaimi, MD Programs Manager Photos Courtesy of Melor Suhaimi On Saturday, March 14th, AALEAD’s MD middle and high school Youth Council leaders came together to discuss and meet about future collaborative projects. Even though the school year is coming to an end, there are upcoming projects and events that our MD Youth Council […]
Thank You for Aspiring to LEAD!
Thank you for Aspiring to LEAD! Last Thursday, March 12, Asian American LEAD (AALEAD) hosted our Aspire to LEAD lunch fundraiser at Woo Lae Oak Restaurant with 180 guests in attendance. While we “aspire to lead” throughout the year in various ways, our lunch was a special opportunity for community members to learn about the […]
AALEAD Mentoring Twirls & Whirls at the Ice Rink!
By Tina Ngo, AALEAD Staff Photos Courtesy of Tina Ngo, AALEAD Staff This past weekend, eight AALEAD mentoring pairs joined us for a wonderful day filled with ice skating, fun, and friendship at the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden Ice Rink! It was a gorgeous day to be outside, and mentors and mentees were […]