University of Wisconsin-Madison
Promoting Equity, Diversity and Inclusion at UW–Madison
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Review Details: Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Month
Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Month (APIAHM)
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Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Month
Description of initiative
The purpose of APIAHM is to celebrate the history and heritage of Asian Pacific Islander American, and promote cultural appreciation and community partnerships. These are the initiatives that were occurred during the heritage month of 2016. April 2 Colors of the Spring, Spring Formal with Korean American Student Association (KASA), Vietnamese Student Association (VSA) & Hmong American Student Association (HASA) April 3 APIAHM Potluck April 6 Hmong ‘Good’ Space: Territorialities and Networks April 8 Hmong Language Culture Night April 9 Asian American Intervarsity Faith (AAIV) vs Asian American Identity and Activism: Competitors or Complements? Seminar April 14 Kabzaug Vaj: Building a Better World: Organizing for Social Change April 15 Rated P: Kamayan (Potluck) April 16 FASO Presents: Rated P: Workshops April 16 Korean Culture Day with AAIV, KASA & Families through Korean Adoption April 16 India Student Association Presents: HOLI 2016 April 26 Hmong Memory at the Crossroads Film April 26 International Student Services Presents: Tohoku Tomo April 28 Chi Sigma Tau Presents: Activation: Education, Empowering & Activating APIs at UW-Madison April 29 Lao and Hmong and the CIA Connection Film April 29 HASA Presents: Above the Noise April 30 HASA D/Evolution of Hmong Americans Conference April 30 VSA’s Senior Reception May 6 Journalism Opportunity by the 3HmongTV May 6 Southeast Asian American Graduation Reception May 7 APIAHM Closing Reception
This initiative is on behalf a registered student organization (RSO)
Initiative is not on behalf of a RSO.
GENERAL SERVICES (VP DIVERSITY AND CLIMATE PGMS)-OFFICE OF THE VICE PROVOST
Initiative mission statement
Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Month is a dedicated time during the year for celebrating the history and heritage of Asian Pacific Islander American. It is a time for promoting cultural appreciation and community partnerships.
To celebrate and pay tribute to the contributions generations of Asian Pacific Islanders have made to American history, society and culture.
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Open to Non-Targeted Populations
Same gender loving
Hispanic: Puerto Rican
Hispanic: Mexican, Mexican American, Chicanx
American Indian/Alaska Native
Southeast Asian (Cambodian, Vietnamese, Hmong, Laotian)
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
Person(s) with a Disability
Person(s) without a Disability
Contacts, Departments, Sponsors
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This fiscal year has no active organization sponsors.
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