AASA Social Justice Meeting | Thursday, November 21, 2013 | 4:00PM-5:00PM
There will be a social justice meeting led by our Director of Social Justice Merissa Nakamura at the CESA lounge this Thursday! Hope you can make it :)
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire | Friday, November 22, 2013 | 6:20PM
We'll be watching the premiere of Catching Fire at the Gateway Theatre! AASA is sitting at rows J and K :) There is still some availability, you can get your ticket here!
Barnes & Noble Fundraiser: Volunteering Opportunity
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, December 7, and December 21 from 9-5PM. Hope you can come help out :) More info here!
AASA Family Dinner/Fundraiser | 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)! 20% of proceeds will go to AASA, more info here!
The Global Family Ball | Friday, November 22, 2013 | 7:00PM-11:00PM
The Global Family is hosting a charity ball this Friday at the Officer's Club on campus! There will be a live DJ, food, dancing and is a great opportunity to support UNICEF (100% of all proceeds will help the children :D). It's $5 early registration and $8 at the door, more info here!
Learning to Lead Conference (Two Day Conference)
This conference is intended to help students develop leadership skills! The first day will be an on-campus service project with the Bennion Center on Friday, November 22 from 2:00PM-5:00PM and the second day will feature a keynote speaker, leadership focused breakout sessions, and lunch on Saturday, November 23 from 9:30AM-4:00PM. Registration is $15, you can sign up here!
ABF Summer Research Diversity Fellowship Applications | Due February 15, 2014
The American Bar Foundation is opening their applications for the Summer Research Diversity Fellowship 2014! This is an opportunity for undergrads to go to Chicago for 8 weeks and learn about the fields of law and social science. You get to meet with professionals in those fields, attend seminars, and work with a professor 1 on 1 on a research project they're working on. Must be a sophomore or junior with a 3.0 GPA. You can find more info and apply here!
Student Stories of Discrimination - Video Project
ASUU Presidents Sam Ortiz and Tess Nell are working on a video project and 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 email@example.com! :D
Tastes of Asian America: How Food and Culture Adapt in Globalization | Wednesday, November 20, 2013 | 7:00PM
The International Leadership Academy at the U is holding an event at the Heritage Center this Wednesday. AASA will be emceeing at this event, where you can taste different foods from different countries and learn about each dishes' cultural importance. There will be food from the Himalayan Kitchen and Shawarma King :) Poster with more info below!