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Synergy

  1. 1. Asian American Stereotypes Stereotypes facing Asians and what we can do about them
  2. 2. Stereotypes facing us <ul><li>“Nerdy” </li></ul><ul><li>“Weak” </li></ul><ul><li>“Genius” </li></ul>
  3. 3. Calculus Experiment <ul><li>At school, I did an experiment: I sat reading a book titled Calculus. I recorded the number of peers who thought I was a nerd. </li></ul>
  4. 4. What can we do? <ul><li>Object stereotypes (discourse) </li></ul><ul><li>Influence others to believe as we do </li></ul><ul><li>Write letters to organizations that believe as we do (I.e. ECAASU, George Bush (boo…), Chinese Embassy, etc.) </li></ul><ul><li>Believe in a better future </li></ul><ul><li>Left is the ECAASU Cornell meeting this year </li></ul>
  5. 5. We thank you for viewing this presentation. For more information on our team’s topic, Asian American Stereotypes, visit our website at www.freewebs.com/aaysleadershipworkshop08

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