The Council on Asian Pacific Minnesotans would like to congratulate University of Minnesota Professor Erika Lee on being appointed as the Director of the Immigration History Research Center and the Rudolph J. Vecoli Chair in Immigration History. This appointment reflects her outstanding commitment to the immigration and refugee stories of all Americans. We are very proud of her accomplishment.
As a state agency that advocates the advancement of the Asian Pacific Islander American community, we commend her as an outstanding educator and wish her a continued success.
Again, congratulations and best wishes.