The Professor Keith Aoki Asian Pacific American Jurisprudence Award was established by the Conference of Asian Pacific American Law Faculty in honor of the life and achievements of Keith, who was an outstanding and inspirational teacher, scholar, activist, musician and artist at UC Davis, the University of Oregon, and many other places. Keith was an early and active member of CAPALF.
The Professor Keith Aoki Asian Pacific American Jurisprudence Award may be made to an outstanding individual who, like Keith, has written or advocated on behalf of Asian Pacific American rights, or explored Asian Pacific American identity, history, or rights through law, art, music, or in other forms.
Prior Keith Aoki Asian Pacific American Jurisprudence Award recipients:
Pat Chew (Pittsburgh) (2011)
Bill Ong Hing (USF) (2011)
Frank Wu (UC Hastings) (2012-2013)
Gabriel (Jack) Chin (UC Davis) (2014-2015)
Bob Chang (Seattle) (2015-2016)