VIDEO: UC Berkeley Asian American and Asian Diaspora Studies Today

VIDEO: UC Berkeley Asian American and Asian Diaspora Studies Today

Celebrating Filipino History and Culture

Celebrating Filipino History and Culture

Please join us for a screening of the film DELANO MANONGS: FORGOTTEN HEROES OF THE UNITED FARM WORKERS MOVEMENT with filmmaker Marissa Aroy and a reading from Lysley Tenorio’s Monstress: Stories on April 15th 4:00 – 5:30 PM at the Multicultural Community Cneter (MCC). Meet Marissa and Lysley and enjoy light refreshments.

Visioning APASD

Visioning APASD

Join APASD for dinner and discussion on current issues and experience that API/SSWANA/Pilipinx students experience. Help give Asian Pacific American Student Development – APASD feedback on future directions on how we can continue to serve and advocate for API/SSWANA/Pilipinx student needs! Free food! RSVP at http://tinyurl.com/VisioningAPASD *This event is wheelchair accessible. For more information and/or disability accommodation […]

Envisioning Community: The Inaugural Asian American and Asian Diaspora Studies Graduate Symposium

Envisioning Community: The Inaugural Asian American and Asian Diaspora Studies Graduate Symposium

Envisioning Community: The Inaugural Asian American and Asian Diaspora Studies Graduate Symposium Friday, April 3, 2015 554 Barrows Hall 10:30am-2:30pm How does the vision of Asian American and Asian Diaspora Studies unite our scholarship—across disparate subjects, methods, regions, and interrogations? This symposium aims to give UC Berkeley graduate students the opportunity to share and present […]

"Off the Menu Asian America": CAAMFest 2015

“Off the Menu Asian America”: CAAMFest 2015

Please join us for a showing of a film about Asian Americans and food at CAAMFest on March 15, 2015, at 2:20 p.m. Q&A with Director Grace Lee will follow the screening.

Photos from Building Our Legacy: AAADS 50th Anniversary Fundraising Kickoff Dinner

Photos from Building Our Legacy: AAADS 50th Anniversary Fundraising Kickoff Dinner

Check out and ‘like’ our Asian American and Asian Diaspora Studies at UC Berkeley Facebook page to see photos from our November 7th, 2014 fundraising kickoff dinner! Click here to view the photos.

Speaker Series: AAPI Health Research Group

Speaker Series: AAPI Health Research Group

The Asian American Pacific Islander Health Research Group is holding its 7th Annual Speaker Series, “Contemporary Health Issues in the AAPI Community,” on Wednesdays from 7-9 PM in 104 Barrows Hall. Please see the flyer for more information on the upcoming talks and presentations!            

The Suyama Project

The Suyama Project

The UCLA Asian American Studies Center, the National Japanese American Historical Society, and the Eji Suyama, 100th Battalion/442nd Draftees, No-Nos, Draft Resistors, And Renunciants Archival Collection Endowment Present… THE SUYAMA PROJECT: Block 42 / Tule Lake Discussion & Project Archives Presentation WHEN: Saturday, March 7, 2015, 1:00-3:00 PM WHERE: Japanese Cultural and Community Center of […]

Summer internships with the White House Initiative on AAPI’s in Washington, D.C., and Seattle

The White House Initiative on AAPI’s is accepting applications for summer internships in Washington, D.C. and at its west coast office in Seattle, Washington. This is a great opportunity for UCB students to get involved with an important initiative with great opportunities learn about the policy making process in federal government and develop leadership skills. […]

"Comfort Women Wanted": Film Screening and Q&A

“Comfort Women Wanted”: Film Screening and Q&A

Please join us for a film screening of the documentary “Comfort Women Wanted” and Q&A with the filmmaker, Chang-Jin Lee, on Thursday, March 5, at 4 pm in 180 Doe Library. The documentary is based on Lee’s interviews in 7 countries with Korean, Chinese, Taiwanese, Indonesian, Dutch, and Filipina comfort women survivors, as well as […]

Call for Submissions for an Asian American Women Artists Association Exhibition

Call for Submissions for an Asian American Women Artists Association Exhibition

The Asian American Women Artists Association is currently accepting submission for an exhibition in San Francisco. http://aawaa.net/programs/exhibitions/hungry-ghosts/ The theme of the exhibition is “Hungry Ghosts.” The concept of “Hungry Ghosts” is common throughout many Asian cultures and religions. It typically refers to the lost spirit of a deceitful, jealous or greedy person or someone who died in […]