- The new members for Board and Advisory Board
- WACA 2016年优秀学生奖开始接受申请 Call for candidates for WACA Outstanding Student Leadership and Community Service (OSLCS) Award
- Call for OCA Student Leadership Award 2016
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We are pleased to announce that the Board has elected Mr Zujun Cao, Ms Lulin Xia and Mr Yue Zhang as new members of the Board of Directors with the term of 2016 to 2019. These individuals have served the school or local Chinese American community for many years, have demonstrated great leadership, integrity and spirit of volunteerism, and have committed to committed to serving the school and its community in the future.
In the same time, Mr Michael Wu and Mr Mingbao Zhang will exit from the board this month as their term ends. Both of them have served the school as board members over the past three years. We want to thank them for their great volunteerism and many significant contributions to the school. They will join the Advisory Board to continue their services. In addition, the board has also appointed Ms Luguang Luan as a member of the Advisory Board. Ms Luguang has been very active in Westchester community and has helped the school in building stronger relationship with the local community. Please see their bios here.
Please join us in congratulating Mr Zujun Cao, Ms Lulin Xia, Mr Yue Zhang, Mr Michael Wu, Mr Mingbao Zhang and Ms Luguang Luan. We also want to thank them for their continued dedication in serving the school.
WACA has offered the OSLCS Award to Chinese American students in the Westchester area since 2009. With enthusiastic participation from all local Chinese schools, the award program has served its mission and purpose very successfully. Every year, three outstanding students have been selected as recipients of the award; these students have gone on to elite universities including Chicago, Columbia, Cornell, Dartmouth, Duke, Harvard, MIT, NYU Stern, Penn, Princeton, Stanford, and Yale.
Please find attached two documents, “WACA OSLCS Award Program” and “WACA OSLCS Award Application Form,” which help explain the program’s purpose and procedures in more detail. The deadline for nomination is October 20, 2016.
The Student Leadership Award is an annual merit award which recognizes the achievements of outstanding Asian American student leaders from area high schools and language schools. This award is sponsored by the Westchester-Hudson Valley chapter of OCA, the foremost organization in the nation advocating for social justice for Asians in America. Several awards of $200 will be granted in Fall, 2016.
Deadline is October 23, 2016. Awardees will be honored at our annual gala on November 19, 2016 at the DoubleTree Hotel in Tarrytown. Open here for application materials.