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Upcoming Event: Diversity Matters: Race, Affirmative Action, and Asian Americans in Higher Education

Upcoming Event: Diversity Matters: Race, Affirmative Action, and Asian Americans in Higher Education

AAADS is pleased to invite you this Thursday, from 5:30-7:00 PM in Dwinelle 145 to engage in a conversation about affirmative action, and its impact on Asian Americans. Furthermore, we will evaluate how current circumstances have sought to undermine affirmative action as an investment in diversity for higher education.

News Flash: The CAA Chinese Chapter Presents: Chinatown Rising, A Documentary in Progress

An Invitation from the Chinese California Alumni Association: Come meet Harry Chuck (Director & Producer) and Josh Chuck (Co-Producer & Assistant Editor) as they share their experience being on the front lines during a tumultuous time in San Francisco’s Chinatown history and the fascinating documentary project, Chinatown Rising (www.chinatownrising.com), that arose from the aftermath! When:  Sunday, […]

Recognizing How AAADS Came to Be: Upcoming Events to Commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the twLF Strike

In recognition for the efforts of those who fought to forge a community based, activist informed, and politically involved curriculum that AAADS strives for today, a series of events have been organized to pay homage to that history. These series of events are directed to preserve and advance the objectives that the veterans of the […]

A look back on Berkeley’s past with Asian American students (The Daily Californian)

A look back on Berkeley’s past with Asian American students (The Daily Californian)

Click here for the link to original article. Photo from The Daily Californian. BY HENRY TOLCHARD | STAFF OF THE DAILY CALIFORNIAN Taeko “Taye” Oda, a Japanese American woman, was in her last year at UC Berkeley when fellow students and staff in Doe Library talked about hearing the bombing of Pearl Harbor on the radio. She […]

AAADS Newsletter: Check out the latest! (March 2018)

AAADS Newsletter: Check out the latest! (March 2018)

Veritaas is the Asian American and Asian Diaspora Studies Newsletter. Check out our latest edition of Veritaas in the link below: Veritaas, Volume 6, March 2018  

Advancing Our Legacy 2016 Fundraising Dinner

Advancing Our Legacy 2016 Fundraising Dinner

Please join us for an evening of sharing and community building at the Asian American and Asian Diaspora Studies Advancing Our Legacy 2016 Fundraising Dinner Friday, October 28, 2016 at 6:00 pm, Cinnamon Tree Restaurant, Oakland

VIET THANH NGUYEN: Beyond Victims and Voices: On Writing as a Radical Act

VIET THANH NGUYEN: Beyond Victims and Voices: On Writing as a Radical Act

Join us for for an afternoon with guest speaker Viet Thanh Nguyen, a UC Berkeley Ethnic Studies alumnus and Pulitzer Prize winner, on October 28th from 2-4PM in 820 Barrows Hall!  See attached flyer for more details.  If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at ucberkeleyaaads@gmail.com.

Save the Date: 2016 Fundraising Dinner on October 28th!

Save the Date: 2016 Fundraising Dinner on October 28th!

Save the date for our 2016 Fundraising Dinner on October 28th at the Cinnamon Tree Restaurant in Oakland, CA.  A formal invitation will be sent out shortly, but if you have any questions in the meantime, please feel free to contact us at ucberkeleyaaads@gmail.com.

ASIAN AMERICAN COMMUNITY SUMMER FELLOWSHIP!!

ASIAN AMERICAN COMMUNITY SUMMER FELLOWSHIP!!

DEADLINE FAST APPROACHING!! APPLY TODAY!! ASIAN AMERICAN COMMUNITY SUMMER FELLOWSHIP!! The AACSF will offer ONE ASIAN AMERICAN & ASIAN DIASPORA STUDIES MAJOR $3000 grant to pursue an internship at a non-profit community organization that serves the Asian American Community.

SUMMER 2016 COURSES

SUMMER 2016 COURSES

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