DC Elementary School Program Final Week!
By Laura Ma, DC Elementary School Program Intern Photo Courtesy of AALEAD Staff To wrap up our blog posts for the final week of our amazing summer program, I have interviewed both members of the staff and students to get their take on their summer with Asian American LEAD (AALEAD). It has certainly been a […]
My Meeting with Mayor Gray!
By Bhadon Shalakin, Mentoring Program Intern Photo Courtesy of DC Office on Asian and Pacific Islander Affairs (OAPIA) Last week, Surjeet Ahluwalia, Asian American LEAD’s (AALEAD) Executive Director, and I met with Vincent Gray, Washington DC’s Mayor. I previously asked President Obama his opinion on DC statehood, and the exchange was featured in the press […]