Asian Americans

Hiker climbing mountain (© Full Circle)

Outdoor adventure for all

New groups have formed to get more people from underrepresented backgrounds to participate in outdoor adventure sports. Learn about them.
Megan Rapinoe smiling with arms outstretched in soccer stadium (© Maja Hitij/Getty Images)

Title IX: Protecting equality in the U.S. for 50 years

What is Title IX and how does it apply to sectors beyond education and sports in the United States? Learn more here.
People walking by murals depicting Buddha, crane, dragon and Bruce Lee (© Robert Alexander/Getty Images)

Asian surnames become more prevalent in the United States

According to the U.S. census, the number of people with Asian surnames living in the United States is steadily growing.
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Triumphant Asian American athletes inspire tomorrow’s superstars

The inspiring performance of Asian American athletes in recent years is something we are "all jumping to hang onto," says one expert.
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U.S. Chinatown communities reimagine their future

Learn how small and large businesses in Chinatowns across the United States are revamping and revitalizing old neighborhood haunts.
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Meet America’s Youth Poet Laureates

Since 2017, the National Youth Poet Laureate program has fostered rising young talent in the United States. Learn more here.
Jahan Ramazani posing for photograph with arms crossed (© Dan Addison/University of Virginia Communications Dept.)

On editing: How this scholar built America’s go-to poetry collection

An English professor faced "poetry wars" as he chose English-language poems for an anthology. His strategy: an international lineup.
Woman dancing in front of crowd (© Amika Dayal)

At U.S.-based Holi events, dance takes center stage [video]

The festival of Holi is catching on in the U.S., and dance plays a large role, introducing Americans to an important part of Indian culture.
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U.S. athletes to watch at the 2022 Winter Paralympics [photo gallery]

The 2022 Winter Paralympics are just around the corner! Meet some of the U.S. athletes whose skills have put them on the world stage.