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Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Events

Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Events

Join us for a month of events featuring the diverse culture of Asian American & Pacific Islander students, faculty, staff and community members. Hosted by our Asian American & Pacific Islander clubs, these events were selected by our students. We hope that you will join us for one or all of the below. 

Asian Cuisine Virtual Potluck - April 7 @ 2 p.m.
What’s your favorite Asian food? Order takeout, delivery or cook your own favorite Asian food and showcase your food at our Asian Cuisine Virtual Potluck. Check out this local food map for takeout/delivery options.  RSVP Today!

Popin’ Cookin’: Mini Donuts - April 14 @ 2 p.m.
In the mood for a mini treat? We’ll make mini donuts together using Popin’ Cookin’ kits! Enjoy these super cute, simple and fun little treats!
Pick up a box at any of these locations: H-Mart (1919 W Main St, Mesa, AZ 85201) or Cutie (1228 W University Dr, Mesa, Arizona 85201) and join us!  RSVP Today!

M3: Makin’ Messy Mochi - April 21 @ 2 p.m.
Ever dream of making yummy Mochi at home, but too afraid to try? Fear not! With rice flour and your favorite Mochi complement (e.g. peanuts, red bean paste, sesame seeds), let’s mash up the ingredients without worrying about technique and make messy Mochi together! YUM! RSVP Today!

Not A Model Minority: Challenging Harmful Stereotypes of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. 

April 21 at 4 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Speaker: Kathy Nakagawa, ASU

Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) are the fastest growing ethnic minority population in Arizona, but often receive little attention due to the "model minority myth." In this session, we'll discuss the diversity and history of the AAPI population in Arizona, the different stereotypes and anti-Asian racism often affecting AAPI communities and ways of supporting AAPI students.

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