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Asian Pacific Islander Desi American Heritage Month

Caitlin Kim
April 17, 2024

Among Caitlin Kim’s learning experiences at CSUSB was the Nursing Street Medicine program. “It taught me a lot of things about life,” she said.

CSUSB has been celebrating the inaugural Arab American Heritage Month with events throughout April.
April 17, 2024

CSUSB’s monthlong celebration of Arab American History Month will culminate with a special event, "Uplifting Identities and Sharing Our History," on Thursday, May 2, from noon to 2 p.m. on the Santos Manuel Student Union patio.

Taiko Mix, a Japanese drum group from Riverside, performs at the opening event of CSUSB’s Asian Pacific Islander Desi American Heritage Month celebration on April 10.
April 12, 2024

Keynote speaker John Kim of the Los Angeles-based Asian Americans Advancing Justice Southern California urged listeners to take charge, be problem solvers and to speak up in the face of injustice.

Beth Lew-Williams, professor of history at Princeton University and an Organization of American Historians Distinguished Lecturer.
April 10, 2024

Beth Lew-Williams, professor of history at Princeton University and an Organization of American Historians Distinguished Lecturer, will present “John Doe Chinaman: Race and Law in the American West,” a talk that is part of CSUSB’s Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month programming.

Composite graphic for APIDA Heritage Month at CSUSB
March 29, 2024

The university is getting a head start on the annual celebration of its Asian, Pacific Islander and South Asian communities, with events and programs revolving around the theme, “Uplifting Identities: Sharing Our History.”

Daniel Mattingly
April 17, 2023

Yale professor Daniel Mattingly will discuss the “Chinese State Media and Its Global Audience” at the next Modern China Lecture, which will be presented in person and virtually.

Gina Tam
April 13, 2023

“Gender and Agency in Hong Kong Activism: The Case of the 1978 Golden Jubilee Secondary School Protest,” presented by Gina Tam of Trinity University, will take place in person and on Zoom at 10:30 a.m. Monday, April 17.

University Hall, Faculty in the News
April 10, 2023

Gregory Gondwe (journalism studies), Mike Stull (entrepreneurship), Hareem Khan (ethnic studies, anthropology), Brian Levin (criminal justice) were included in recent news coverage and Pablo Gómez was part of a team that published recent research.

Attendees at the program “South Asian Stories at Sunset.”
April 6, 2023

The opening program, “South Asian Stories at Sunset,” presented a rich cultural texture that broadened what it means to be a member of the Asian American, Pacific Islander and South Asian community at Cal State San Bernardino.