Asian American Studies
Assistant Professor of Asian American Studies Jonathan H. X. Lee wrote the article "The Global and Civil Dimensions of Tzu Chi Compassion Society’s Peace Work In America," which was published in the book Living in Peace: Insights from Buddhism (Blue Pine Books, September 2013).
Health Equity Institute
Director of the Health Equity Institute Cynthia Gòmez was appointed to the newly formed state Office of Health Equity Advisory Committee. The Office of Health Equity aims to reduce and eliminate inequities in the health and mental health status among California's diverse populations.
Race and Resistance Studies
Associate Professor & Acting Director of Race and Resistance Studies Falu P. Bakrania's book, Bhangra and Asian Underground: South Asian Music and the Politics of Belonging in Britain (Duke University Press, September 2013), was published.