Posted on June 17, 2020 by Melissa Golden

VIAChat: Overcoming Anti-Asian Bias

Last month, during Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, we hosted our first ever VIAChat on addressing anti-Asian bias in the wake of COVID-19. If you’ve participated in one of our programs or are a friend of VIA, you may realize

Posted on June 12, 2020 by Melissa Golden

Beyond Exchange: Supporting a Lifetime of Impact for 21st Century Leaders in the VIA Community

Cover Photo Credit: Fitri Mulyaningsih (Yangon Alumni Summit, March 2019) VIA’s alumni community, which spans 56 years of experiences, many nationalities, and several continents, presents both an incredible opportunity and a challenge. In order to better understand how we can

Posted on May 18, 2020 by Hinda Majri

Do Our Bit Project: VIA Medical Programs Alumni Doing Their Bit to Respond to COVID-19

Program Director Lina Yamashita recently had a chance to chat with four Medical Exchange and Discovery (MED) and Exploring Health Care (EHC) alumni: Anna Kokubu (MED 2017 alum, EHC 2018 fellow), Asuka Fujihashi (EHC 2018 alum), Mariko Nishihara (MED 2017

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