Programs & Events

Programs & Events

 

Lunar New Year

The APISC collaborates with various clubs and student organizations to celebrate the start of the Lunar New Year with a festival of food and cultural performances.

Pan-Asian Graduation Celebration (PAGC)

PAGC celebrates and recognizes graduating students and awards are presented to individuals who excel in academics and provide outstanding service to the community.

Graduation Writing Test (GWT) Preparation Workshops

The GWT Preparation Workshop is designed to help students be more prepared for taking the GWT. Key resources and support services are shared. Samples of a passing versus non-passing essays are reviewed, and key strategies on how to reduce test anxieties are covered.

Asian and Pacific Islander Signature Events

Educational programs and events relating to history, diversity, social justice, and accomplishments of the Asian and Pacific Islander community are celebrated throughout the year. 

 

CSU AAPI Initiative

Asian American and Pacific Islander Initiative

Full events and programs schedule 

 

Minimalizing Micro-aggressions

October 2, 2018

1:00-2:00 PM | APISC Bldg. 95-101

Students will lean more about how micro-aggressions can affect their everyday life and their mental health.

 

 

“Under Pressure”

October 4, 2018

12:00-1:00 PM | APISC Conference Room

Join us for a discussion on why we think   parents in the API community apply pressure and discipline the way they do.

 

Dispelling the Myth

October 10. 2018

1:00-2:00 PM | APISC Conference Room

Join us for a discussion on the Model Minority Myth and what truth and facts lie behind the myth.

 

Art of Lei Making

October 16, 2018

1:00-2:00 PM | APISC Bldg. 95-101

Come learn how to make the beautiful leis that are presented to graduates at our Pan-Asian Graduation Celebration.

 

Unconscious Bias

October 17, 2018

1:00-2:00 PM | APISC  Bldg. 95-101

Learn to raise the awareness of your own unconscious bias using with an informational presentation and an online simulator.

 

PALABRA featuring Sy Stokes

October 25, 2018

12:00-1:00 PM | BSC  Orion

Presenter Sy Stokes will be delivering a   poem about struggle and perseverance while guiding students through writing their own poem.

 

Asian Folklore and Superstitions

October 30, 2018

12:00-1:00 PM | APISC Bldg. 95-101

Come join us to learn about the common  stories, folklore, and superstitions within the API community and culture.

 

The Unspeakable Mental Illness

November 7, 2018

12:00-1:00 PM| BSC Lyra

Come join us for a chat with a Psychologist from Counseling Services to discuss mental illness and its stigma within the AAPI community.

 

Crazy Rich Asians Screening

November 14, 2018

4:30-6:00 PM | BSC Ursa Major

Come join us to watch the movie Crazy Rich Asians based on the book by Kevin Kwan.

 

Art of Lei Making

November 20, 2018

1:00-2:00 PM | APISC Bldg. 95-101

Come learn how to make the beautiful leis that are presented to graduates at our Pan-Asian Graduation Celebration.

 

KPop/KDrama

November 20, 2018

5:00-6:00 PM | APISC Bldg. 95-101

Join us to learn about the influence of KPop and KDrama in our society.

 

Graduation Writing Test (GWT) Preparation Workshop

November 21, 2018

1:00-2:30 PM | BSC Lyra

This workshop is designed to help students feel better prepared for taking the GWT. Limited spaces, please register to reserve a spot.