2008 Asia Houston Network Scholarship Recipients
Houston Community College
Women’s Self-Defense Seminar & Workshop: Mind, Body & Spirit
Saturday, January 12, 2008
It's not about the size or strength, but attitude and skill. Asia Houston Network, Grandmaster Kim Soo, and the University of Houston hosted Mind, Body & Spirit, a free women's self-defense seminar and workshop. Participants learned how to use leverage, momentum and vital pressure points against an attacker and how to employ practical, easy-to-learn blocks and strikes. Click to view photos.
New Year Networking Reception
Wednesday, January 9, 2008
Asia Houston Network hosted a reception, recognizing the local Asian media and introducing the new "Arts of Korea" gallery in the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. The event was chaired by Randy and Sue Sim, and co-hosted by the Asian American Bar Association and the Asian Press Club of Houston. Those joining the crowd included State Senator John Whitmire, City Council Members Jolanda Jones, James Rodriguez, Peter Brown, Chinese Consul General Qiao Hong, Japanese Consul General Tsutomu Osawa, Melissa King, Alex Chae, Thomas Au, Mimi Dihn, Viet Hoang, Wea Lee, John Kim, Russell Richard, Richard Cole, Gordon Quan and Miss Korea Texas Diane Yoo. Click to view photos.