For the holiday season, we'll be wrapping gifts for customers at the Barnes & Nobles at Gateway! You can signup for a shift, preferably 1-3 hours, on this doodle poll, on November 30 (this Saturday!), December 7, and December 21 from 9-5PM. And it's ok if you don't know how to gift wrap, there'll be some AASA peeps there who can teach you! Hope you can come help out :) More info here!
AASA Family Dinner/Fundraiser @ CPK | Thursday, December 5, 2013 | 6:00PM
We'll be having our next family dinner/fundraiser at California Pizza Kitchen (156 S 400 W, it's the CPK at Gateway Mall) next Thursday! 20% of proceeds will go to AASA, more info here!
JACL "Breaking the Silence" Theater Workshop | Saturday, November 30 and Sunday, December 1, 2013 | 1:00PM-4:00PM
The Japanese American Citizens League is holding a theater's workshop at the Goodwill Bldg (395 S 1500 E, next to the Social Work Bldg on campus) in rooms 255 and 257 this weekend! They will be reading the historical play "Breaking the Silence". For those interested in theater, I hear that this workshop also acts as an audition for anyone who would like to be part of the cast for the play's production sometime next year!
7th Annual Winter Market | Saturday, November 30, 2013 | 10:00AM-6:00PM
There will be a Winter Market at the Utah Cultural Celebration Center (1355 W 3100 S)! It's a free family event, with live music, dance performances, festive arts. The Kulturang Pilipino Ensemble of Utah (KPEU) will be there with a booth to fundraise for Typhoon Yolanda/Haiyan, say hi to them if you go :D
Student Stories of Discrimination - Video Project
ASUU Presidents Sam Ortiz and Tess Nell are working on a video project and are looking for students to speak up about experiences they've had with discrimination in the classroom/on campus. If you have a story or know someone who does, please contact Tess at firstname.lastname@example.org!
Utah Food Bank Canned Food Drive
Around the Union, there's these large red bins to support the Utah Food Bank. If you have any random cans laying around at home, you can drop them off there to help end hunger, a little goes a long way :D
Petition to Retire the Utes Drum and Feather Logo
Please please please take a minute of your time and sign here to help retire the U's drum and feather logo! If you're unaware of the cause, you can read about it on the synopsis from the link. I feel that if everyone in AASA signed it, it would really help the cause! Thanks ya'll, you da best :)