TAP-NY Panel: Women in the Workplace: From Passion to Success

Date: Wednesday, May 14, 2014 Time: 8:30pm - 10:00pm Location: Sailthru Address: 160 Varick Street, New York, NY Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1380866122201320/ Get tickets and learn more here: http://tap-ny.org/women-in-the-workplace-from-passion-to-success/ Join TAP-NY for a panel and conversation with three successful Asian American women as they discuss their professional journeys, the choices that have shaped who they are today, and how they continue to balance…

TAPpy Hour in Pasadena, CA

Date: Wednesday, May 14, 2014 Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm Location: The Tap Room at the Langham Huntington Address: 1401 S Oak Knoll Ave, Pasadena, CA Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1417629751836499/ Looking to recharge from the daily grind or need some motivation to help you get through the week? Join us for TAP-LA's May 2014 TAPpy Hour at the Tap Room at the Langham Huntington, Pasadena! Mingle with friends and other fellow Asian American professionals at the grandest…

Taiwanese Cultural Dance Performance in Seattle

Taiwanese-American Heritage Week Event Series #1: “Taiwan Impression” Cultural Dance Performance. Date: Tuesday, May 13, 2014 Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm Location: Meydenbauer Center Address: 11100 NE 6th Street, Bellevue, WA Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/848066645221888/ Join TAP-Seattle for a delightful evening of Taiwanese cultural dance performance: “Taiwan Impression”, presented by the Culture Arts Performing Team of National Taiwan University of Physical Education…

A Chat with Documentary Filmmaker Anita Chang

I recently had the opportunity to sit down with Taiwanese American filmmaker Anita Chang whose latest documentary film, Tongues of Heaven, revolves around the issue of language loss and asks the essential question: "what do you lose when you lose your native language?" Her film explores the challenges of young indigenous peoples of Taiwan and Hawaii in learning the heritage languages of their ancestors — languages that are endangered or facing extinction. Anita was born to parents who immigrated…

More Taiwanese American Heritage Week Poster Award Winners

TaiwaneseAmerican.org and the Formosan Association for Public Affairs’ Young Professionals Group (FAPA-YPG) are pleased to announce additional winners of our recent “Designing Taiwan” Art Contest! Alan Tung of Jersey City, NJ was the 2nd Place finalist whose Taiwanese bubble tea theme impressed our panel of five guest judges from multiple community organizations. He will be awarded the $500 Prize. Allison Chang of Northville, MI was our Youth category winner with a creative drawing…

Taiwanese American Heritage Week 2014 Poster

TaiwaneseAmerican.org and the Formosan Association for Public Affairs' Young Professionals Group (FAPA-YPG) are pleased to announce the 1st place winner of our recent "Designing Taiwan" Art Contest: Tracy Chen of Fremont, CA. We received so many impressive and inspiring submissions, which made the judging challenging for our panel of five guest judges from multiple community organizations. Tracy's design, however, was consistently highly-rated and praised for its quality, theme, and potential…

April TAPpy Hour Tuesday in NYC

Date: Tuesday, April 29, 2014 Time: 6:30pm - 11:00pm Location: WA Bar Address: 28 West 32nd Street #2FL, New York, NY Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/446016062167846/ Come celebrate spring with TAP this month at WA Bar, a hidden-gem in Koreatown with great music, food, and drinks! This month's TAPpy Hour features fresh oysters, an open bar from 7-8PM, and a live DJ. TAPpy Hour is open to everyone and is a great chance to make new friends and mingle with old ones. Come…

Island Awakening – Fire Ex U.S. West Coast Tour

Date: Sunday, April 27, 2014 Time: 7:00pm - 10:00pm Location: The Public Works SF Address: 161 Erie Street, San Francisco, CA Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1458353227733807/ 島嶼行動:滅火器美西巡迴 - Island Awakening - Fire Ex U.S. West Coast Tour The Sunflower Movement continues loud and proud. Come join 滅火器 Fire EX., Dream Rush, and Silent Wave for a night of freedom rock. 演唱會是免費的可是請用下面的link 登記一張票: This…

TAP-Chicago – Volunteer Planning Meeting

Date: Sunday, April 27, 2014 Time: 4:00pm - 7:00pm Address: 161 W. Kinzie St. Chicago, IL Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1442094002695250/ We have many exciting events coming up in the near future and are looking for enthusiastic committee members and volunteers to help us plan and execute these events. If you have wanted to be more involved with Taiwanese American Professionals - Chicago (TAP-Chicago) or give back to the community, then this is the perfect opportunity!…

TAPS X TYAPN Co-Host LimJiu/Happy Hour in Bellevue, WA

Date: Saturday, April 26, 2014 Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm Location: Cypress Lounge Address: 600 Bellevue Way NE, Bellevue, WA Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1545382059021424/ Taiwanese American Professionals - Seattle (TAP–Seattle) and Taiwanese Youth Alliance of Pacific Northwest (TYAPN) are excited to co-host Spring LimJiu /Happy Hour this month at Cypress Lounge inside Westin Hotel, at the heart of downtown Bellevue. For the very first-time, the two Taiwanese groups in…