"Don’t underestimate the power of Judy K. Sakaki, Sonoma State University’s soft-spoken new president. That would be a mistake.
Ask the Ku Klux Klansmen or the notorious basketball coach she stood up to at Fresno State.... She comes from a working-class, Japanese-American family who lost everything in the World War II internment camps. She is the first in her family to go to college and has made it her mission throughout her career to make college accessible to everyone.... Sakaki became the first Japanese-American woman in the country to head up a four-year college or university..." #AAPI #APIrising
"California health officials... confirmed the state’s first death of this year’s #influenza season and reminded everyone to get a #flu shot before more people get sick.... The state collects data only on Californians under 65, so the total flu mortality numbers are much higher,... Last season, 120 Californians younger than 65 died of the flu, compared with 78 during the previous season." #VaccinesWork #WhyIVax