The ICAS Bulletin
Institute for Corean-American Studies, Inc.
We are pleased to share with you that Clarence Tong has been appointed as
ICAS Intern, effective immediately.
Clarence is a rising sophomore undergraduate student, studying Systems
Engineering, at the University of Pennsylvania School of Engineering and
Applied Science and is pursuing a dual degree in Economics from the College
of Arts and Sciences. He serves on the Executive Board of the Chinese Students
Association and chairs the Asian Pacific American Heritage Week Committee that
is responsible for bringing in the Keynote Speaker in 2002. Tong is a former
intern of the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders
and Office for Civil Rights at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
He was a Pennsylvania Governor's School for Health Care Scholar in 1999 and a
graduate of Cheltenham High School in Wyncote, PA. In addition, with partners,
he serves as the Executive Director of "The Asian American Project", an oral
history website, in the works, commemorating the Asian American experience.
Sang Joo Kim
Sr Fellow & Executive Vice President