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Below is a selection of my recent activities.

2018
Lecture on Asian Americans & affirmative action at MIT: here.
Lecture on hyper-selectivity & racial mobility at NYU: here.
Keynote at “A Nation of Immigrants” at Fordham: here and here.
Lecture on Asian Americans & affirmative action at Harvard: here.
Panel on “The First-Generation Experience” at Columbia: here.
AAPI post on Asian Americans & affirmative action policy: here.
On Swiss Public Radio on Asian American representation: here.
On Arirang News on U.S. “zero-tolerance” policy: here.
In CNN Money on Hispanic social mobility: here.
WIP post on hyper-selectivity & the Asian advantage: here.
Honored with Presidential Award for Excellence in Teaching: here.
Malkiel Scholar Award from Woodrow Wilson Foundation: here.
In the Los Angeles Times on gentrification in Sunset Park: here.
Panel on “Nationalism vs. Globalism” at Baruch College: here.
Conference on “Shaping the Future of DACA”: here and here.

2017
Panel on “The Future of DACA” at Columbia: here and here and here.
Panel on “Understanding Charlottesville” at Columbia: here and here.
Recognized with the 2017 GSAC Faculty Mentoring Award: here.
Policy forum for elected officials in New York City at Columbia: here.
Lecture on Latino immigration at Carnegie Mellon University: here.

2016
In New York Magazine on the future of IDNYC: here.
Research on second-generation Latinos in Bloomberg: here.
Featured on CUNY-TV (segment starts at 7:04): here.
Research and teaching in The Record at Columbia: here.
On Public Radio International on gentrification in Sunset Park: here.
In Talk Media News on rising homelessness: here.
Hostos Heritage Lecture at Hostos Community College, CUNY: here.
In the New York Times on shared living arrangements : here.
On Public Radio International on immigrant generations: here and here.
On CCTV America (live) on parenting practices in China: here.

2015
Research on Amsterdam Avenue in Columbia Daily Spectator: here.
Panel on Allegiance with George Takei and David Henry Hwang: here.
In The Brooklyn Ink on tipping practices in NYC: here.
On CNN on the history of immigration: here.
Research on language assimilation in El Pais: here.
Panel on “The American Dream, Immigration and Belonging”: here, here and here.
In the New York Times on grandparents as caretakers in NYC: here.
In Our Town on the history of Wankel’s Hardware: here.
Selected as an NPR Source of the Week: here.

2014
In International Business Times on Latinos & racism: here.
In NY City Lens on gentrification in Brooklyn: here.
In Newsweek on the deportation of immigrants: here and here.
Salute to Graduates at Hostos Community College of CUNY: here
Forum on “All Races, All Faces” at The Black Institute: here.