Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Festival and Vigil - March 2023

A celebration of AAPI Heritage Month


With presentations, performances, refreshments, and more!

When: April 23, 2024

Where: Student Center Circle 

Time: 12pm to 4pm

Sponsored by: African American, Asian, and Pacific Islander Center Development Committee.

  • Asian American and Pacific Islander Studies 
  • Center for Community Engagement and Social Research
  • East Asian Studies 
  • International Studies 


Asian American, Asian, and Pacific Islander Center Development Committee presents...

Catherine Shen: I Wish Someone Told Me This


When: Wednesday, April 10th, 2024

Where: Philbrick/Camp room, Student Center

Time: 1:45pm to 2:45pm

Please welcome Catherine Shen, the host of Where We Live, Connecticut Public's daily talk show, to the Central campus! Originally located in Los Angeles, Catherine brings her journalistic expertise and passion for discussing the stories of those who may not be heard to the Connecticut community. Join us for a glimpse into Catherine's experience in journalism, life and navigating her career as an Asian American woman.

Sponsored by: AAAPI Center

  • Development Committee

  • AAPI Studies Minor

  • Central Women's Center

AAPI Poster
Anti AAPI Incidents Vigil Table
Student Poster
AAPI Paper Art
South Korean Dolls
South Korean Traditional Dress
AAPI Festival Coordinators

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Nghi D. Thai
Psychological Science
Asian American & Pacific Islander Studies, Minor