AASA Social Justice Board Meeting | Jan. 30th 2pm
Come to our social justice board meeting and help us figure out ways to make this year's Asian American Awareness Week the best ever! We value everyones opinion so please come and give us your feedback on what you'd like to see during AAAW! :D (Jan. 30th 2pm in Cesa Lounge!)
AASA Family Dinner: Shahrazad Restaurant | Jan. 31st 5pm
Join us for a night of food and friends while we raise funds for our Asian American High School Conference and Asian American Awareness week. A 15% of every meal purchase will directly go towards these events. Please put the date on you calendar in advance!
Here is the menu if anyone is curious about the food:
Also, PLEASE sign up on this Doodle Poll for reservation purposes and add your guest names as well if you are bringing family and friends! :D http://doodle.com/27exmsayns9ndak5
Restorative Justice as a Response to Domestic Violence "Treatment as Usual" | Jan. 28th 6pm-8pm
During this presentation, Dr. Linda Mills will introduce Circles of Peace a restorative justice treatment approach that accommodates victims who choose to participate. Come along our journey as we explore and learn more about these interesting topics!
[Flyer is attached.]
SADC Understanding Diversity Discussion: Justice Sotomayor | Jan. 26th 9:00am- 10:30am
The discussion is open to all student affairs staff who attend the January 28th in the Jon M. Hunstman Center (Tickets Required)
Clarification: This discussion will be about Justice Sotomayor's lecture, she will not actually be there. This will be an opportunity to discuss her lecture. This event will be held in the A Ray Olpin Student University Union ; Parlor A
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Utah Asian Pacific Islander Community Roundtable 2015 | Jan. 31st 10am-2pm
You are invited to share your voices about how we can take meaningful action in our Asian and Pacific Islander communities to address issues related to health, social justice, education, civic engagement, and more.
Please take the time to join this critical discussion along with other concerned community members, advocates, and local, state, and federal officials (including DA Sim Gill).
Lunch to be served.
SATURDAY, January 31
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Salt Lake County Government Center (2001 S. State St)
To visit the Facebook event, click here!
Asian American High School Conference 2015! | Feb. 27th 8am-1:30pm
We are excited to be hosting the 16th annual Asian American High School Conference (AAHSC), “Reclaiming Our Identities”, on February 27, 2015, 8:00AM – 1:30PM at the University of Utah. We are proud of announce AAHSC Keynote Speaker, Cindy Huynh.
The conference is open for 9th-12th grades. Register and attend to learn more about higher education, college admissions, scholarships, financial aid, majors, careers, resources on campus, student organizations, leadership opportunities, social justice, and many more. Along with many hands-on activities, students will be able to interact with higher administration and many Asian American professors.
FREE BREAKFAST AND LUNCH FOR ALL OF THOSE WHO ATTEND!
For more info, please visit: http://www.hsc.aasauofu.com
Facebook Event Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/833463086718663/
Student Registration: http://goo.gl/forms/zx8d73yhir
AAHSC Volunteer Registration (Non-High School Students): http://goo.gl/forms/ujS1XHoonk
Please enjoy this year's High School Conference video created by yours truly, Jimmy and Deepika!! :D
Link to Promotional Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?x-yt-ts=1421914688&x-yt-cl=84503534&v=jiqh7ppZ4Zs
#iloveyouchallenge AAHSC2015 Video
That is all for this week, hope you all have a great week! :D