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Rock The Boat Season Three: Against All Odds

Rock the Boat

Rock The Boat, a narrative podcast about Asian Americans challenging the status quo, is launching Season 3! This season, they are highlighting Asian Americans who have overcome immense obstacles to launch organizations, movements, and businesses around a meaningful cause. Come out to celebrate the launch with an evening of stories, food, drink, and community. Time & Location: Sep 26, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PMChina Institute, 40 Rector St, New York, NY 10006 Season 3 guests include:  Patrick Lee, Founder of Rotten TomatoesKimberly Yam, HuffPost Asian Voices EditorAndrew Chau, Co-Founder...

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Youth Engagement in Taiwan’s International Participation

Youth Engagement Discussion

Come out for a casual lunch discussion on how to build more space for Taiwan in the international community through youth engagement. Developing young leadership and the next generation will be critical in shaping Taiwan's representation in the world, and how Taiwan can contribute to the global community. Light lunch, quality coffee, and desserts will be served. More details on the event here, and complete this form if you plan to attend. When asked "How did you hear about this event?," select "TACL" (TAP-NY's parent...

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Member of the Month: Brittany Hsu

Brittany

For our September Member of the Month, we interviewed superstar member Brittany Hsu! Read on to learn more about her. Tell us about yourself! It can be about anything – where you grew up, your professional background, your hobbies, etc. Hi! My name is Brittany and I was born and raised in Long Island, NY (different from Long Island City, but also a short drive from Queens). I went to college in upstate NY and then spent 2 years in Boston where I first learned about TAP through friends. I worked for a couple of years in nonprofits and medical research before starting medical school in Long...

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Apex for Youth Needs Volunteer Mentors!

Apex for Youth Needs Volunteer Mentors!

Apex for Youth delivers possibilities to underserved Asian and immigrant youth from low-income families in NYC. Help 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students prepare for Mathematics and English tests through educational games, tests, and engaging projects! This is a weekly volunteer commitment on Saturdays from October 19th through December 19th. Please email [email protected] by October 11th to sign up or for more information! Location: P.S. 169 Sunset Park (4305 7th Ave, Brooklyn, NY...

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Member of the Month: Steve Fan

Steve Fan

For our August Member of the Month, we interviewed superstar member Steve Fan! Read on to learn more about him. Tell us about yourself! It can be about anything – where you grew up, your professional background, your hobbies, etc. I spent the first ten years of my life growing up in the rural south of Taiwan (i.e. Xinying 新營). I went to a public elementary school and actually grew up under an era of Taiwanese education when Taiwanese was taught as a class in school and physical punishment was allowed. So, if you are interested in practicing Taiwanese / curious about what local Taiwanese...

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144 Hours in Taiwan: OCAC Trip Recap

144 Hours in Taiwan: OCAC Trip Recap

By Jordan Hu, TAP-NY Content & Marketing Chair Not by popular opinion, I truly believe that summer is the prime season to visit Taiwan. I have always noticed an undeniable feverish buzz that permeates through the city, especially during the summers. As Taiwan is very community-focused, there is always a wide variety of emerging pop-up shops, community fairs and local events to participate in – everyday truly feels like a new adventure! Embarking on a week-long journey with my #taclfam Earlier this summer, I joined a total of 38 representatives and leaders from various TAP chapters,...

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Census 2020 T-Shirt Sale

Census T-Shirt

TAP-NY's parent organization, Taiwanese American Citizens League (TACL), has been running a Write In Taiwanese Census 2020 campaign ahead of the 2020 US Census (see a recent feature in Taipei Times). To raise awareness for this campaign and to raise funds to support this effort, TACL is selling snazzy Census 2020 t-shirts! Click here to get yours now. For more details about the campaign and how you can get involved, click...

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TAP-NY Deal Alert: Anchor Taiwan Program in Taiwan

Anchor Taiwan

Join Anchor Taiwan and explore opportunities to learn from the most innovative minds in Taiwan this September! Anchor Taiwan’s programs equip you with the knowledge, connections and resources for cross-border success. Join trailblazing changemakers from YC, 500 Startups, Intel, Microsoft and more for a transformational journey. ➤ 10-Day Innovation Sprint: Sept 20 - 29, 2019 ➤ 1-Month Entrepreneurial Residency: Sept 20 - Oct 19, 2019 Program focuses: AI, Image and Voice Recognition, Circular Economy Apply here by Aug 20, 2019. Enter “TAP” in your application to get a special...

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Taiwanese Waves at SummerStage ft. Wan Fang / Tizzy Bac / A Bao / 9m88

Taiwanese Waves

For its fourth consecutive year, promoter Mia Min Yen’s Taiwanese Waves showcase collects some of Taiwan’s most inspiring talents for Summerstage. This year’s edition features an all-woman lineup from the island’s Mandarin music scene: the delicate ballads of the singer, radio DJ, and actress Wan Fang (萬芳), best known for singing the original theme for the 1993 romance film C’est la vie, mon chéri; the veteran guitar-less piano-rock band Tizzy Bac; the Paiwan singer A Bao (阿爆), and the Taipei-raised, New York-based emerging artist that has been on everyone’s radar, 9m88. Saturday, August...

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Crushing The Myth 05 (NY): Summer Rooftop, Speakers & Music!

CTM

Crushing The Myth is a speaker series dedicated to Asian American topics. For August, we're renting out a Soho rooftop and packing it with speakers, food, drink, and music! The old “Model Minority” label is outdated and doesn’t reflect modern-day Asian America. So let’s CRUSH the myth, and talk about cultural issues that are important to our current generation. - Each topic below will be narrated by a speaker through their own story and experience.- Audience members are encouraged to meet and discuss the stories in between speakers and during the intermission. When: August 8th, 2019,...

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