Asian Pacific American Faculty and Staff Council

Asian-Pacific American Faculty and Staff Council
Spring Reception 2019

Dear Asian Pacific American Staff and Faculty Members of IUPUI.

We, the President and the Executive board members of the APAFSC, invite you to the 2019 Spring Reception of the Asian Pacific American Faculty and Staff Council.

Date : 26th February 2019 (Tuesday)
Time : 5.30 pm
Venue : IUPUI Campus Center 450 A & B

The chief guest will be Dr. Nasser Paydar, Chancellor of IUPUI and Executive Vice President of IU, and the guest of honor will be Dr. Karen Dace, Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, IUPUI.
Please see the invitation above for the agenda and the registration link.
This event is free of charge and an Asian buffet will be served. Cultural entertainment will also be performed.

Click Here for Registration Form.

We warmly invite you all to attend the APAFSC Spring Reception 2019.
Best Regards,
The President and Executive board members of the APAFSC​

Date and Venue

Tuesday February 26, 2019 at 5.30 p.m
IUPUI Campus Center 450 A & B

Registration details

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Register today for the ONLY Asian American Studies course at IUPUI.

AMST-A 102: Asian American Culture
3 credits and counts towards IUPUI General Education - Cultural Understanding
Tuesdays & Thursdays | 1:30pm - 2:45pm
Room: CA 218
Instructor: Jacqueline Mac, MA

This course seeks to foster an understanding of issues related to race in general and to Asians Americans in particular. Contributing to this understanding will be discussions of Asian American history, stereotypes, racism and oppression, refugees, racial identity development, and diversity within the Asian communities of the U.S. Discussions of the varied, lived experiences of Asians in the U.S. will be utilized to gain insights into how Asian Americans fit into the racial narrative of American culture.

FAQs

  • Do I have to identify as Asian American to take this course?
    • No! This course is about Asian American topics and is open to all IUPUI students, regardless of how you identify.
  • Does this course count towards my degree?
    • Yes! It counts towards the Cultural Understanding domain as part of the IUPUI General Education Core.
  • How is this course different from others?
    • This class is taught seminar style, with videos, mini-lectures, interactive activities, and guest speakers, along with some more traditional assignments.

For more details contact Dr. Poonam Khurana: pkhurana@iu.edu