AAAYA of Northern California invites you to join us on March 16, 5:30-7:30 p.m. for the AAAYA NorCal Spring Extern Reception 2010. Come and welcome the Spring Externs and meet their Company Sponsors/mentors. This would also be a chance to meet with your fellow AAAYA members.  Most importantly, it offers a great opportunity to learn how we all can support the Externship Program.

The Externship Program, sponsored by AAAYA and the Yale Asian American Cultural Center (AACC), is a one week externship during spring break that introduces undergraduate students to the work places of Yale alumni throughout the country.

The following are alumni sponsors in the Bay Area:

• Alma Soongi Beck of Beck Law Group
• Michael Chai of LeapFrog;
• Andrew Chen of D-Pop Labs.
• Wei Tai Kwok of Suntech Power;
• Robert Lee of Silicon Valley Accelerator;
• Alex Liu of A.T. Kearney
• Helen Mancebo of Multispan;
• Thuy Thi Nguyen of Peralta Community College, the Office of the General Counsel

The event will take place at the law offices of Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, located at 405 Howard St., cialis viagra San Francisco (map). The Orrick building is located on the corner of First and Howard Streets, a few blocks from the Montgomery and Embarcadero BART stations. Parking is free after meter hours on Howard and surrounding streets.

Please RSVP to Ruth Kwon (‘98) at (click here to reveal email address) with your full name and the name(s) of any other guests, as well as your class year and any affiliated company.  Please put “Spring Extern Reception” in the email subject line.  Light refreshments and appetizers will be served.  For our planning purposes, we encourage you to respond early, preferably by Thursday, March 11th.  See you at the reception!