Aug 10, 2014
By: Dennis Woo, Queen Search Coordinator
Pageant week was filled with anticipation and excitement.
One of the main concerns throughout the entire pageant week was choreography. Since day one, on top of their busy schedules with sponsor visits and public appearances, our delegates were rehearsing, rehearsing, and rehearsing whenever they had the time. By the second day, most of them had already been functioning on adrenalin due to a lack of sleep.
Aug 05, 2014
August 5, 2014
San Francisco –Emma Marriot, 20, was crowned Miss Asian Global and Jennifer Chung, 21, was crowned Miss Asian America at the 2014 Miss Asian Global & Miss Asian America Pageant held on Saturday, August 2, 2014 at the Palace of Fine Arts Theatre in San Francisco.
Emma Marriot hails from Stanford, CA and is ethnically Chinese and Welsh. She is a student at Stanford University, Class of 2016 majoring in Computer Science in the School of Engineering. Most recently, she had the honor of receiving the NSF Fellowship for the 2014 Biocomplexity Summer School and Credit Suisse 2014 IT Women’s Mentorship Program. Her past work experience includes, conducting scientific research at ETH Zurich, Stanford University, and Tsinghua University, among others the past few years. In addition, her dazzling talent performance of Chopin’s celebrated Ballade #1 in G Minor awarded her the Miss Talent title. Read more »
Aug 01, 2014
Jul 29, 2014
Jul 23, 2014
San Francisco, CA— The Asian America Foundation has unveiled the poster for the 2014 Miss Asian Global and Miss Asian America Pageant to be held on August 2,2014 at the Palace of Fine Arts Theatre in San Francisco, California. The twenty seven delegates from around the world will be vying for a position as a finalist and of course, the crown of Miss Asian Global, Miss Asian America and First Princess, Second Princess, and Third Princess. The Miss Asian California and Miss Asian San Francisco titles go to the contestants with the highest score from those respective areas and Miss Talent is the top winner of the talent segment. Contestants determine the Miss Congeniality title. In recognition of outstanding academic and volunteer work, we award the Miss Scholastic Achievement and Miss Community Service titles according to information provided in the application and supplemental materials.
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