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Asian Pacific Islander Desi American Heritage Month Events

A variety of campus organizations are inviting the Aggie community for unique cultural experiences.
By Texas A&M University Division of Marketing & Communications March 31, 2023

Texas A&M Celebrates ADIPA Heritage Month


April is Asian Pacific Islander Desi American (APIDA) Heritage Month and a variety of Texas A&M units and student organizations invite the campus community to celebrate with fun and educational events throughout the month. The theme of this year’s celebration is “Unraveling History, Weaving a Legacy.”

Schedule Of Events

TASA Night Market
Taiwanese American Student Association
Saturday, April 1 at 6 p.m.
Aggie Park

Leaving Your Mark
IDEAAL Legacy Week
Monday, April 3 at 7 p.m.
ILCB 229

IDEAAL Capstone Gallery
IDEAAL Legacy Week
Tuesday, April 4 at 5:30pm
Stark Galleries

UnDocuAlly Training
Council for Minority Student Affairs
Tuesday, April 4 at 7 p.m.
Rudder 504

How to Express Yourself
IDEAAL Legacy Week
Thursday, April 6 at 7 p.m.
Rudder 404

Film Screening: The Half of It
IDEAAL Legacy Week
Friday, April 7 at 5:30pm
ILCB 205

Chinese Student Association
Sunday, April 9 at 6 p.m.
Aggie Park

Film Screening: Chosen with Director Q&A
Asian Presidents’ Council
Monday, April 10 at 2 p.m.
MSC LL 110 (DMS Lower Level)

The Yellow Peril and Anti-Asian During COVID-19: Russell Jeung Ph.D., co-founder of Stop AAPI Hate
Department of History
Thursday, April 13 at 5 p.m.
Virtual at

K-Pop Dance Workshop
K-Pop Dance Association
Saturday, April 15 at 12 p.m.
Student Rec Center, room 304

LEAD 2023 Conference
Asian Presidents’ Council
Saturday, April 15 at 9:45 a.m.
RSVP Required at

Taste of Asia
Multicultural Greek Council
Monday, April 17 at 5 p.m.
Rudder Plaza

Story Circle: Asian American Culture & Identity with Lualo Studios
Asian Presidents’ Council
Tuesday, April 18 at 7 p.m.
MSC LL 110 (DMS Lower Level)

These are OUR Stories: an APIDA Aggie Graphic Novel Anthology
University Libraries
Tuesday, April 25 at 6 p.m.
Annex Library

The Missing Stories: South Asian American History from the 1800s to Now
Department of History and South Asia Studies Working Group
Wednesday, April 26 at 5 p.m.
Virtual at

Pavements Zine Launch Party
Asian Presidents’ Council
Thursday, April 27 at 5:30pm
Stark Galleries

Asian Presidents’ Council
Saturday, April 29 at 6 p.m.
RSVP required at

Exhibit: A is for Arab
Student Intercultural Learning & Engagement
Throughout the month of April
Texas A&M-Galveston, Jack K. Williams Library

Exhibit: TAMU Asian American Student Organizations
Throughout the month of April
Cushing Memorial Library and Archives

Media contact: Lesley Henton,

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