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AAPI Studies Events

2023-2024 Events List

2022-2023 Event List

2021-2022 Event List

November 4, 2021: Joint Staff, Faculty & Student Mixer

January 19, 2022: Antimilitarism in the Pacific Islands with Vernadette Gonzalez, Sam Ikehara, Sungeun Grace Kim, LisaLinda Natividad, and Hideki Yoshikawa (YouTube Link)

 May 9, 2022: Global Freedom Struggles from Kashmir to Palestine (webinar)

May 12, 2022: Staff, Faculty & Student Mixer with AAPI Studies and APIMEDA Programs and  Services

2020-2021 Event List

Through May 31st! Watch EXOTIC DEADLY, OR THE MSG PLAY by Keiko Green MFA '22, directed by Professor Jennifer Chang and featuring a predominantly AAPI cast and creative team. 

May 21, 2021: Disaggregated Data for APIMEDA People in Higher Education. 

May 21, 2021: Anti-Imperialism and Asian/America Community Conversation.

May 25, 2021: "Challenges and Opportunities in the AAPI Community."  A panel convened by US Representative Mike Levin.  

May 26, 2021: The Impact of Anti-Asian Bias on International Students – A Conversation Among Us. 

May 21, 2021: Schools, Prisons, Abolition: Youth of Color Organizing in Southern California with Maggie Quan, Vanessa Na, Tavae Samuelu, and Phal Sok (YouTube Link)

May 24, 2021: A Screening of the First Asian American Studies Course at UCSD (1986): Regents' Lecturer Minoru Yasui

May 28, 2021: A Conversation about the Movements for Asian American Studies at UC San Diego. 

May 19, 2021: "Memory & Refuge(eness): On Southeast Asian Identities & War," a UCSD Ethnic Studies Alumni Conversation with Dr. Long Bui & Dr. Ma Vang

May 19, 2021: "Race and Indigeneities in Oceania" panel. 

May 11, 2021 Project Yellow Dress #ChildofRefugees Workshop 

May 13, 2021 AAPI Student-Faculty/Staff Mixer 

May 6, 2021 UC San Diego 15th Anniversary Asian Pacific-Islander American Heritage Celebration and Scholarship Awards 

May 7, 2021: "Breaking Down Imposter Syndrome in Asian American Communities: A Mental Health Panel" hosted by APIMEDA and CAPS as part of APIAHC. 

May 7, 2021: Screening of 140lbs followed by Q&A with the creator and performer Susan Lieu. 

May 8, 2021: Q&A with the producer and main character, Baldwin Chiu, of "Far East Deep South" documentary

May 10, 2021 “Understanding the Context for Asian Americans in Higher Education.” APIMEDA-hosted event as part of APIAHC.

May 10-14, 2021: UC-wide Asian American Studies Research Colloquium 

April 22, 2021: Responding to Anti-Asian Violence: A Conversation with Community Organizers in San Diego with Dr. Yến Lê Espiritu and Dr. Simeon Man. 

April 30, 2021: Professor Erin Suzuki's book launch for Ocean Passages: Navigating Pacific Islander and Asian American Literatures. 

April 5, 2021: Student-Centered AAPI Conversation to address anti-Asian violence on and off campus

March 10, 2021: Addressing the Stigma: Mental Health and Wellness Resources for Asian/Pacific American Communities. Hosted by the Asian Pacific American Librarians Association

February 25, 2021: "The Legacy of Patsy Takemoto Mink: The First Woman of Color Elected to the U.S. Congress" Video recording

February 22, 2021 from 12:30-1:30pm AAPI Studies program INFO SESSION! 

February 17, 2021 “Filipinx Scholars & Hip-Hop.” This program is coordinated by Kaibigang Pilipin@ with SPACES sponsoring the event.

February 3, 2021: Pacific Islander Students Transforming Their University, A Conversation with Dr. Rick Bonus

January 22, 2021: Pacific Worlds - Indigeneity, Blackness and Resistance Symposium

January 21, 2021: Possessing Polynesians: In Conversation with Maile Arvin

January 21-22, 2021: Watch the play Exotic Deadly

January 19, 2021: Just Environments: Pacific Worlds Reading Group and PhotoVoice

November 30, 2020: Cameron Grimm Talk - Acts of Protection

November 6, 2020: Let’s Talk About Anti-Blackness

October 28, 2020: AAPI Info Session

October 25, 2020: AAPI Film Screening Event – Down a Dark Stairwell (2020 San Diego Asian Film Festival)

October 16, 2020: What Does an Abolitionist Asian American Politics Look Like? (YouTube)

October 15, 2020: APIMEDA Community Time - Recipe Swap

Past Event Recordings

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