Nitasha Sharma awarded 2018 Daniel I. Linzer Award for Faculty Excellence in Diversity and Equity
May 2018

Nitasha Sharma’s co-edited volume, Beyond Ethnicity
March 2018

Shalini Shankar's latest column for the DIVERSITY REPORT: Inclusion Rider vs. Race Science
March 2018

Seeking Strength in Residency: Find Your Baby to Feed
June 21, 2017

Professor Shalini Shankar has been named a 2017 Guggenheim Fellow
May 2017

Op-ed by Joseph Lee, Class of 2009: The Paradox of Medical Triumphs
February 14, 2017

Why Indian Americans Win Spelling Contests
May 27, 2016
For the third time, the Scripps National Spelling Bee has been jointly won by children of Indian origin. Anthropologist Shalini Shankar explains this phenomenon to the BBC.

Panel of professors discusses Asian-American identity, unity
May 18, 2016

The problem with "But where are you really from?"  
May 17, 2016

Asian-American Studies Major at Northwestern University Starts This Fall
March 16, 2016

Major Approved  
February 24, 2016
The Major for Asian American Studies is approved by the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences faculty meeting, officially making the major an option for all students at the start of the 2016-17 academic year.

Advertising Diversity
November 2, 2015
The Asian American Studies Program and Department of Anthropology celebrated the publication of Shalini Shankar’s book, Advertising Diversity: Producing Language and Ethnicity in American Advertising. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.