Celebrate Asian American Pacific Islander Month
Multicultural Student Affairs, Asian Students in Alliance (ASIA) and campus partners will present Asian American and Pacific Islander Month programs from March 16 through April 18, 2017 for the campus community. The month will include discussions, workshops, dance competitions and cultural celebrations. This year’s theme is “Laying the Foundation, Paving our Legacy.”
ASIA President Rachel Banawa, a senior majoring in psychology with a minor in business administration, encourages the community to partake of the month’s offerings.
Connecting the Dots: Victoria Chan
We invite you to attend the keynote address on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. in Talley Student Union, Room 3285. Entitled “Connecting the Dots,” the evening will feature Victoria Chan, who will speak on her family’s struggle during the cultural revolution, her work with celebrities, including serving as Jackie Chan’s executive assistant, her journey in higher education, and mental health in the AAPI community.
A third featured program is ASIA Night on Sunday, April 16, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. in Stewart Theatre. Join the Asian Students Association (ASA) for this exciting game show with prizes for game participants and the winning teams, photos and customized T-shirts.
Many More Events
For the second consecutive year at NC State, AAPI celebrations span an entire month, with 18 events. For all event details, please see the online calendar.