UW-Green Bay, CL 815
2420 Nicolet Drive
Green Bay, WI 54311-7001
Last update: 4/21/08
For Immediate Release:
Lao-Hmong migration is topic at UW-Green Bay seminarGREEN BAY-The Asian Pacific American Heritage Celebration continues with a lecture on Lao-Hmong migration by Prof. Shoua Yang on the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay campus.
Yang will speak a 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 23, in the University Union's Christie Theater, 2420 Nicolet Drive. The title of his free lecture is "A Residual Issue of the Cold War: The 8,000 Hmong Lao in Thailand."
His lecture is part of a month-long series of campus events focusing on Asian and Pacific cultures.
Prior to the seminar, Yang will attend a luncheon open to all students, faculty and staff at the American Intercultural Center in the main level of the Cofrin Library. The lunch is at noon.
Yang is a visiting assistant professor in the Political Science Department at UW-Stevens Point and teaches Southeast Asian Politics, Ethnic Politics in America and other courses. He frequently gives seminars to college campuses and Hmong-American organizations on the topic of Hmong-Lao migrations.
For more information, or to make luncheon reservations, contact Mai Lo in the American Intercultural Department at (920) 465-2720, or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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