Activist to explore gender, immigration at UW-La Crosse

Kaying Yang

Gender and immigration activist Kaying Yang speaks at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22, at UW-L

Gender and immigration activist Kaying Yang will speak at UW-L. She will give a presentation at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22, in Valhalla, Cartwright Center-Gunning Addition.

Yang is a cofounder of the National Asian and Pacific American Women’s Forum, and the Asian and Pacific Islander Scholarship Fund. The International Organization of Migration in Thailand recruited her to help 15,000 Hmong and Korean refugees resettle in other countries. She was also executive director of the Southeast Asia Resource Action Center in Washington, D.C.

Yang’s talk is part of the Campus Activities Board Series. Tickets in advance are free for UW-L students and $2 for others. All tickets the day of the talk are $4. For more information about the program visit or call 608.785.8877.

If you go—
: Kaying Yang
What: Gender and Immigration talk
When: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22
Where: Valhalla, Cartwright Center-Gunning Addition
Admission: In advance: UW-L students free, others $2; day of the talk: $4 for all