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

11th Anniversary Asian and Pacific Islander American Heritage Celebration

2017 Calendar of Events

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

Decentering Citizenship: Gender, Labor, and Immigrant Rights in South Korea book talk w/ Dr. Hae Yeon Choo

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 | 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. | CCC Art Space

Contact: Dredge Kang

Asian and Pacific-Islander American Heritage Celebration (APIAHC) Kickoff Luncheon with Keynote Speaker: Danté Basco

Thursday, May 4, 2017 | 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | International House, Great Hall

Note: Event is sold-out

Contacts: Erlinda Sanchez, Jocelyn PachecoGloria Poon, Nancy Magpusao

The Best We Could Do art & book talk w/ Thi Bui

Friday, May 5, 2017 | 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. | Huerta/VeraCruz Room

Contact: Hoang Nguyen

"Hands Up, Don't Shoot:" The Choreography of Black Lives Matter & Buddhist Non-Violence w/ Dr. Emily Hue

Monday, May 8, 2017 | 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. | The Cross-Cultural Center

Contact: Joseph Ruanto-Ramirez

“The Aftermath: Supporting K-12 Communities of Mixed Immigration Status” panel w/ Dr. Luz Chung, Kathy Melanese, Kristy Drake, and Daniel Peña

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 | 4:45 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. | The Cross-Cultural Center

Contact: Nancy Magpusao

Desi Chai Talks w/ Dr. Niyatee Sukumaran

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 | 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. | The Cross-Cultural Center

Contact: Niyatee Sukumaran

“Open Emergency: A Special Issue on Asian American Mental Health” project presentation & Asian American mental health tarot cards exhibit w/ Dr. Mimi Khúc

Monday, May 15, 2017 | 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | The Cross-Cultural Center

Contact: Nancy Magpusao

Securing Paradise: Tourism & Militarism in Hawai’i and the Philippines book talk w/ Dr. Vernadette Vicuna Gonzalez

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 | 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. | The Cross-Cultural Center

Contact: Edward Nadurata

“Kapwa: Of Home and Belonging” presentation and exhibit

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 | 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. | Cross-Cultural Center

Contact: Justin Bascos

Asian American Mental Health Panel w/ CAPS

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 | 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. | The Cross-Cultural Center Art Space

Contact: Leakhena Heng Tappero

“Nước (Water/Homeland) & Queerness Vietnameseness” film screening and conversation w/ filmmaker Quyên Nguyen-Le

Friday, May 19, 2017 | 11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | The Cross-Cultural Center

Contact: Nancy Magpusao

Ambitious, Powerful, Innovative: A Panel of API Women in Leadership

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 | 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. | The Cross-Cultural Center

Contact: Sandra Luo

“Jiro Dreams of Sushi” & Sushi Lunch

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 | 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Updated location: Huerta-Vera Cruz Room, Old Student Center

Event is full. Registration is closed.

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