jamieleeWe are so proud of all of your accomplishments, and we wish you the best as you take these next steps out into the world. Whether you are entering the workforce or pursuing another degree, the Asian Pacific Alumni Association is here for you, lifelong and worldwide, and we hope that you will continue to stay in touch with us and perpetuate USC’s rich Asian Pacific heritage.

Take advantage of the programs and resources that the APAA has to offer, from networking events and professional development opportunities, to community service projects and theater nights, there are many avenues to stay involved with USC as an alumnus.

Celebrate everything you have accomplished. You are well deserving of recognition and a study break! But know that when you have time to look up from the excitement that this next phase of your life will bring, you will always have a support system, a network, new adventures, and your APAA Trojan Family waiting for you right here.


Epstein Family Alumni Center
3607 Trousdale Parkway, TCC 305
Los Angeles, CA 90089-3106

Lifelong and Worldwide

Thank You and Fight On!
Jaime Lee
President, USC APAA

USC Asian Pacific Alumni Association


Alan Takeshi Nishio MS ’68 to receive Order of the Rising Sun award

Established in 1875 by Emperor Meiji of Japan, the Order of the Rising Sun is awarded by the Japanese government to those who have made distinguished achievements. The conferment ceremonies for Nishio will be held at the consul general’s official residence in Los Angeles on June 6.



Peter Kang ‘96 Taking Co-President Of Production Post At Lionsgate

Peter Kang is moving from Paramount to Lionsgate, where he will be taking the post of co-President of Production alongside Bobby Cohen. Kang takes the job after spending the past three years as executive vice president of production at Paramount Pictures.


Imagine Entertainment Hires COO Steve Shikiya ’93 As Growth Continues

Shikiya will be responsible for aligning all business operations across Imagine’s film and TV operations and managing new business initiatives, as the company looks to broaden its reach into film and TV financing, international co-productions and new media opportunities.



Congratulations to the Class of 2016!