UNITED NATIONS ANNUAL MEETING
A brief business meeting will be followed by a presentation on the turmoil in Hong Kong by Professor William Wei. Dr. William Wei is the senior Asianist in the Department of History, University of Colorado, Boulder. He received his PhD from the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor in 1978. His most recent book, Asians in Colorado: A History of Persecution and Perseverance in the Centennial State, Scott and Laurie Oki Series in Asian American Studies (University of Washington Press, 2016), was a finalist for the 2017 Colorado Authors’ League Award for General Non-Fiction.Dr. Wei is the editor-in-chief of the online Colorado Encyclopedia. He is also the Colorado State Historian, 2019-2020, with the responsibility of advising History Colorado and others on the state's history and culture.