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Jan 29

OUR STORIES: An Introduction to South Asian America

Saturday, January 29, 2022 7:00 PM at Virtual

Come join conversation about South Asian American experience!

Mar 16

At the Intersections: How APIDA and LGBTQ Identities Impact Identity Development

Wednesday, March 16, 2022 at Berkey Hall 207

How does the intersection of Asian American identity intersect with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) identities?

Mar 17

Womxn of Color Faculty Mentoring Session by Lê Thị Diễm Thúy

Thursday, March 17, 2022 1:00 PM - Thursday, March 17, 2022 2:00 PM at 255 Old Horticulture

Womxn of Color Faculty and Post Docs are invited to join WOCI for mentoring session by our Spring 2022 Artist-in-Residence, Lê Thị Diễm Thúy.

Mar 18

Enacting Inclusive Futures: A Symposium on APIDA/A Communities

Friday, March 18, 2022 at In-person and Zoom

Check out the APIDA/A symposium!

Mar 28

"The Missing Stories: South Asian American history from the 1800s to Now"

Monday, March 28, 2022 6:00 PM at

SAADA’s Executive Director Samip Mallick will cover how communities come to be excluded from the archival record and how we can address these absences.

Apr 5

Leonard Gilman Lecture: “Funny - You Don’t Look Jewish!”

Tuesday, April 5, 2022 5:30 PM - Tuesday, April 5, 2022 7:00 PM at MSU Kellogg Center Auditorium

Explore the intersections of race, religion, and Jewish identity in the context of mixedrace families in contemporary U.S. society.

Apr 6

Re-Appropriating Culture: Japonisme in Contemporary Japan and the U.S.

Wednesday, April 6, 2022 7:00 PM at Zoom

Examine the divergent ways that Claude Monet’s painting La Japonaise (1876) was presented to the viewing public in Japan and the United States.

May 2

Women of Color Mentors and Leaders in Academia

Monday, May 2, 2022 2:00 PM at Online

Please join us virtually to hear an incredible panel of scholars to discuss experiences as mentors and leaders in academia.

Sep 10

APAGA Fall Welcome Social

Saturday, September 10, 2022 3:00 PM - Saturday, September 10, 2022 5:00 PM at the Lewis Landscape Arboretum

Join APAGA for our first event of the fall and meet some like-minded people!

Sep 30

Fall 2022 Welcome Reception

Friday, September 30, 2022 5:00 PM at the Director's home

You are cordially invited to the Asian Pacific American Studies Fall 2022 Welcome Reception at 5-7pm on Friday, September 30th!

Nov 11

APA Studies Fall Lecture by Dr. Nishant Upadhyay

Friday, November 11, 2022 3:00 PM - Friday, November 11, 2022 4:30 PM at the International Center, Room 303

Join APA Studies for a fall lecture by Dr. Nishant Upadhyay (they/them) titled “Colonial Relationalities and the Diasporic Hindu Right."

Nov 16

Dalgona Coffee Social

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 6:30 PM at the MOSAIC multipurpose room, 3rd floor of the MSU Union

You're invited to have some Dalgona Coffees with us and learn about the APA Studies minor!

Dec 3

APIDA Winter Celebratory

Saturday, December 3, 2022 3:00 PM - Saturday, December 3, 2022 6:00 PM at the MSUFCU Headquarters

Please join us for this opportunity to engage in activities and games related to APIDA heritage and enjoy snacks and food! This event is made possible by APASO’s collaboration with local high schools’ Asian Student Organizations.

Dec 5

Panel on Harvard and UNC Supreme Court Case and the Future of Affirmative Action

Monday, December 5, 2022 4:30 PM - Monday, December 5, 2022 5:45 PM at Online/Zoom

Please hop online to hear from our Panel on the Harvard and UNC Supreme Court Case and the Future of Affirmative Action.

Jan 9

APA Studies Symposium CFP

Monday, January 9, 2023 11:55 PM at submission link below

Please apply to year's APA Studies Symposium! The theme is Creating Critical Connections: Building Solidarity within Asian Pacific Islander Desi American/Asian Communities.

Mar 1

POSTPONED Asian American Representation in Popular Media

Wednesday, March 1, 2023 4:00 PM at online

Learn about Asian American representation in popular media in the panel hosted by APA Studies.

Mar 24

2023 APA Studies Symposium

Friday, March 24, 2023 4:00 PM - Saturday, March 25, 2023 6:00 PM at MOSAIC Multipurpose Room, MSU Union 2F

Join the APA Studies Symposium at Michigan State University, Creating Critical Connections: Building Solidarity within Asian Pacific Islander Desi American/Asian Communities.

Apr 20

DRN/APAS sponsored writing space

Thursday, April 20, 2023 9:00 AM - Thursday, April 20, 2023 3:00 PM at 203 Olds Hall

Join APAS and DRN in a writing space at 9am-3pm on Thursday, April 20th!