Retiring American Ethnic Studies UW professors Gail Nomura, Steve Sumida, and Tetsuden Kashima.
Retiring American Ethnic Studies UW professors Gail Nomura, Steve Sumida, and Tetsuden Kashima.

A Sensei*tional 3 Celebration! honoring American Ethnic Studies professors Tetsuden Kashima, Gail Nomura, and Stephen Sumida happens Saturday, August 27 at 11:30 a.m. at the Lee Activities Center, Blaine Memorial United Methodist Church, 3001 24th Avenue South, Seattle 98144.

Join JACL for an afternoon of socializing, light refreshments, a short program, entertainment, and good company in thanking the retiring professors for their many years of dedicated service to our community while teaching Asian American Studies at UW.

The event is free and open to the public, but RSVPs are requested. If you plan to attend, please RSVP by emailing Lillian Hayashi at: [email protected]

Donations are welcome to help cover costs of the event and to help fund a commemorative gift in the names of the three honorees. Please make your check payable to “Seattle JACL” with a notation “UW Event” and mail to: Seattle JACL, PO Box 18558, Seattle, WA, 98118. All donations made will be tax-deductible to the full extent allowed by law.

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