Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month Events

May 31, 2021
Throughout May - All day, everyday!
Wherever you are!

Celebrate & Honor AAPI Heritage Month @ UCSF

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month Virtual Backgrounds
• May 1st - 31st, All day, everyday!
Download any of these virtual backgrounds and add them to your Zoom.

Community Self Defense Workshop - Asian Pacific Islander (API)
• Wed, May 5th, 5:00 to 7:00pm
Asian Pacific American Systemwide Alliance (APASA) welcomes all members of UCSF community to join us.

Asian Pacific Islander Menus @ Mission Bay @ Parnassus Cafes
• May 6th - 28th, 11:00 to 2:00pm
Come taste the culinary teams' special menu!

Asian American Pacific Islander Trivia
• Thurs, May 6th, 12:00 to 1:00pm
Come celebrate AAPI Heritage Month with us Asian Pacific American Systemwide Alliance (APASA)!

Cancer Health Disparities Impacting AAPI Communities and the Rise in Racism Against Asian Americans
• Fri, May 7th, 12:10 to 1:00pm
Come see how statistics mask disparities within specific Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander ethnic populations and discuss the rise in discrimination against Asian Americans.

Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Happy Hour
• Wed, May 12th, 5:00 to 6:00pm
A "Show and Tell" event where you have the opportunity to share about your own AAPI Heritage or connections to the AAPI community.

"Minari" Virtual Film Screening & Discussion
• Sat, May 15th, 6:00 to 10:00pm
• Wed, May 19th, 4:00 to 5:00pm

Join us for this virtual screening and our post-movie discussion, bringing awareness & perspectives of Asian American experiences at UCSF.

API Virtual Cooking Session: API Heritage Month 2021
• Thurs, May 20th, 5:30 to 6:30pm
Come journey with Ox and Tiger (Filipino and Japanese Fusion) food and storytelling by participating in our virtual cooking session! Stay tuned for API Digital Cookbook!

AAPI Voices - API Heritage Month 2021
• Wed, May 26th, 6:00 to 7:00pm
Join us for an evening to celebrate API culture, resilience, and community through various artistic expressions!

API Senior Leadership Panel
• Thurs, May 27th, 12:00 to 1:00pm
A dynamic conversation around identity and career trajectory with UCSF community leaders.

Asians 123 - Across Cultures & Generations
• Thurs, May 27th, 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Join students & faculty in a dialogue about their Asian-ness and diversity over different Asian subgroups and generations.