Cultural Jam is thrilled to announce that the “Seen By Me” episode featuring artist Yudong Shen, who advances his Chinese culture through traditional watercolor paintings and calligraphy, received a Regional Emmy® Award.

In addition, a 2nd “Seen By Me” episode highlighting James Beard Award nominee Chef Yia Vang, who uses food to tell stories about Hmong culture and history, was also recognized with a nomination.

The videos have been seen by hundreds of thousands of students around the world. Since 2005, Cultural Jam has created educational resources for teachers and students to broaden world views, and to promote respect and understanding of all people.

Gail Shore holding Emmy Award 2023

Executive Director Gail Shore accepts Cultural Jam’s first Regional Emmy® Award