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Asian & Pacific-Islander American Heritage Celebration (APIAHC)

Read about UC San Diego events celebrating Asian and Pacific-Islander American heritage.

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2018 Calendar of Events

Events are subject to change, check this page regularly for updates.

Asian and Pacific-Islander American Heritage Celebration (APIAHC) Kickoff Luncheon

Thursday, May 3, 2018 | 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. | Price Center-West Ballrooms A&B

Tickets - Limited Seating:

  • General Admission: $15
  • PASA Members: $13

Table Sponsorship (Reserved seating) and information, email apiahcelebration@ucsd.edu

Contact: Jocelyn Pacheco, jpacheco@ucsd.edu; Nancy Magpusao, nmagpusao@ucsd.edu

Pac Arts, San Diego Asian Film Festival | Ticketed

Date: Thursday, April 19, 2018 through Thursday, April, 26, 2018
Location: Mission Valley

Partnerships: PASA, Pac Arts, SDAFF
Contact: info@pacarats.org

APSA 23rd Annual Benefit Talent Show: Re: Identity

Date: Friday, April 20, 2018
Time: 5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location: Price Center-East Ballroom, 2nd Floor

Contact: ucsdapsa@gmail.com
Free, RVSP at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/apsa-23rd-annual-benefit-talent-show-tickets-43961613369

Coalitions and Conflicts: United Farm Workers Movement Past and Present

Date: Monday, April 23,2018
Time 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: Comunidad Room, CCC, Price Center-East

Partnerships: Cross-Cultural Center, Center for Student Involvement
Contact: Nancy Magpusao cccenter@ucsd.edu
Free

Oiyan Poon: "Fracture in AAPI Panethnicity: Racial Politics and Discourse of Demographics Data"

Date: Wednesday, April 25,2018
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: Comunidad Room, CCC, Price Center-East

Partnership: APIMEDA
Contact: Windi Sasaki wsasaki@ucsd.edu
Free

Oiyan Poon "Count Me In! Ethnically Disaggregated Data and AAPI Students"

Date: Thursday, April 26, 2018
Time:11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Location: Comunidad Room, CCC, Price Center-East

Contact: Windi Sasaki wsasaki@ucsd.edu
RSVP: https://tinyurl.com/UCSDCountMeIn.

George Takei Dewitt Higgs Memorial Lecture

Date: Thursday, April 26, 2018
Time 5:00 p.m.
Location: Price Center

Partnerships: UCSD Undergraduate College
Tickets for sale: $20.00, Free for students, RVSP

Kaibigang Pilipinx's Pilipinx Cultural Celebration

Date: Friday, April 27, 2018
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: Mandeville Auditorium

Partnership: Kaibigang Pilipinx
Contact: ucsdkp.chair@gmail.com
Free

Movement, Migration, and Mobilization: Immigration Policies and Practices

Date: Monday, April 30, 2018
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: Comunidad Room, CCC, Price Center-East

Partnership: Cross-Cultural Center, Center for Student Involvement
Contact: Nancy Magpusao, cccenter@ucsd.edu

Asian and Pacific-Islander American Heritage Celebration (APIAHC) & Awards Ceremony

Theme: Making Waves: Centering Art, Activism, and Our Stories

Date: Thursday, May 3, 2018
Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Location: Price Center-West Ballrooms A&B

Tickets - Limited Seating:

  • General Admission: $15
  • PASA Members: $13

Table Sponsorship (Reserved seating) and for more information, please email apiahcelebration@ucsd.edu

Contact: Jocelyn Pacheco, jpacheco@ucsd.edu; Nancy Magpusao, nmagpusao@ucsd.edu  

Yavilah McCoy: X+Y=Z: Discovering the Behavioral Variables for Implicit Bias and Micro-aggression in Campus Institutional Settings

Date: Friday, May 4, 2018
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: Cross-Cultural Center, CCC, Price Center-East

Partnership: VC-EDI, Hillel, Cross-Cultural Center, APIMEDA, Black Resource Center, Student Life
Contact: Windi Sasaki, wsasaki@ucsd.edu
RVSP only

UCSD Asayake Taiko Annual Showcase

Date: Sunday, May 5, 2018
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: Price Center-West Ballrooms A&B

Partnership: UCSD Asayake Taiko
Contact: UCSD Asayake Taiko
Tickets for sale

Things Left Unsaid: A Mental Health Panel on Queer Asian American Communities

Date: Tuesday May 8, 2018
Time: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Location: Cross-Cultural Center, Art Space, Price Center-East, 2nd Floor

Partnership: APIMEDA, CAPS
Contact: Windi Sasaki, wsasaki@ucsd.edu
Free

Ari Heinrich and SImeon Man Book Talk

Date: Tuesday May 8, 2018
Time: TBA
Location: TBA

Partnership: Ethnic Studies, Anthropology, History, Communications, APIMEDA
Contact: dredgekang@ucsd.edu
Free

Beyond the Lecture Hall: Ethnic Studies in K-12

Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018
Time: 4:00-6:00 p.m.
Location: Comunidad Room, CCC, Price Center-East

Partnership: Cross-Cultural Center, Education Studies
Contact: Maria Alonso, mdalonso@ucsd.edu
Free

Event flyer (PDF)

Trigger Warnings: Performing in Times of War and Peace

Date: Friday, May 11, 2018
Time: 5:00-8:00 p.m.
Location: Price Center-West, ERC Room

Partnership: SPACES, Ethnic Studies
Contact: Joseph Ramirez, j2ramirez@ucsd.edu
Free

APSA Alumni Reunion and Sports Day

Date: Saturday, May 12, 2018
Time: 5:00-8:00 p.m.
Location: Cross-Cultural Center

Partnership: APSA
Contact: ucsdapsa@gmail.com
Free

"Race, Identity, and Graphic Art" With Vishavjit Singh

Date: Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Time: All Day
Location: Price Center-West, ERC Room

Partnership: SPACES
Contact: Joseph Ramirez, j2ramirez@ucsd.edu
Free

Exposing the Southeast Asian School to Prison to Deportation Pipeline

Date: Friday, May 18, 2018
Time: 1:00-1:30 p.m.
Location: Cross-Cultural Center Comunidad Room

Partnership: SPACES, APSA, APALA, Asian Solidarity Collective, Asian Prisoner Support Committee
Contact: apsariseandshine@gmail.com

Event flyer (PDF)

Queer Asias Project

Date: Thursday, May 24, 2018
Time: 12:00-4:00 p.m.

Partnership: Anthropology, Literature
Contact: dredgekang@ucsd.edu
Free

Jonathan Watanabe Health Advocacy - What's at Stake?

Date: Friday, May 25, 2018
Time: 12:00-1:00 p.m.
Location: Cross-Cultural Center, Price Center-East

Partnership: PASA, Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Contact: Nancy Magpusao, nmagpusao@ucsd.edu
Free

Event flyer (PDF)

SIPHR Alumni Conference - Cancelled

Date: Saturday, May 26, 2018
Time: TBA
Location: UCSD various locations

Partnership: SPACES
Contact: Joseph Ramirez, j2ramirez@ucsd.edu
Free

Lao American Outreach Day: Being Laod at UCSD with Bryan Worra and Krysada Phounsiri

Date: Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Location: UCSD

Partnership: SPACES
Contact: Joseph Ramirez, j2ramirez@ucsd.edu
Free

Book Presentation: This is for the Mostless, Jay Perez

Date: Friday, June 1, 2018
Time: 1:00-2:30 p.m.
Location: Price Center East Ballroom

Partnership: SPACES, TMC
Contact: Elizabeth Uribe, eluribe@ucsd.edu
Free

Cambodian Student Association Culture Show

Date: Sunday, June 3, 2018
Time: 4:00-7:00 p.m.
Location: Price Center Ballroom

Partnership: CSA
Contact: CSA Chair
Free

Sponsors

Chancellor’s Office, Office for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion, PASA, APIMEDA Programs and Services, Cross-Cultural Center, SPACES

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