CEAS Member & CAAS Director Madeline Hsu Wins Asian American Community Leadership Award
Posted: September 14, 2012
Madeline Hsu, director of Asian American studies and associate professor of history, has been named a recipient of the Asian American Community Leadership Award for her contributions to the Asian community in Texas.
The award, sponsored by the Network of Asian American Organizations (NAAO) and the Austin Asian Chamber of Commerce, honors individuals and organizations that have made outstanding contributions to the Asian Pacific Islander Desi American communities, preferably in Central Texas.
The award ceremony, hosted by the Division of Diversity and Community Engagement in partnership with the Texas Exes Asian Alumni Network and the Center for Asian American Studies, will be held at the Four Seasons on Saturday, Sept. 22. The event will honor and celebrate the history and accomplishments of Asians who enrich and transform the culture, society and economy of this state, shepherding its progress toward a more diverse and prosperous future.