We are excited to be joined by several wonderful speakers at this year’s AAPI Advancement Award Ceremony. Throughout the event, each speaker presented a TED-Talk-style presentation. To learn more about each speaker and their presentation, please read the descriptions below: Name of Lecture: In an Unlikely Place, a Very American Girl Story Wendy Wan-Long Shang […]
Events & News
Please save the date for the following virtual events that will be hosted by AAPAAN during Asian Pacific American Heritage Month. More information to come. AAPI Representation in the Arts Wednesday, April 27, 2022, 7:00-8:00PM Registration Optimizing Health in Times of Great Change: A Conversation on Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and Functional Medicine Monday, May […]
Thank you for your continuing participation in the AAPI Advancement Award selection process! As a reminder, this is an award given to a UVA faculty based on their contributions to the AAPI community. The winner will receive $5,000 to donate to their UVA department of choice! Below are the 4 candidates in the running: Jack […]
AAPAAN is excited to announce an in-person celebration to honor this year’s scholarship winners, as well as to honor the recipients of the past two years’ scholarships. An AAPAAN board member has graciously offered to host the event at his house. To be respectful of all those in attendance, we ask that all participants be […]
AAPAAN wants your input! As part of our upcoming May Heritage Month celebration, we are hosting a special event to honor a current or former UVA faculty/staff member who has made significant contributions towards greater understanding and appreciation of Asian culture or Asian-American relations. And to make this a truly inclusive event where every AAPAAN […]
We are excited to kickoff our mentorship program for AAPI students at UVA! We have already received a handful of requests from current students outlining their interests and what they’re hoping to get out of the mentorship program. Some of the topics our students are interested in learning more about include: Career Advice How to […]
UVA’s Asian and Asian Pacific American Alumni Network “AAPAAN” is hiring! Please read the description below to learn more about the position. AAPAAN Social Media Internship Position Description – Summer 2022 All required materials must be submitted to to AAPAAN Chair, Rose Zu, by March 6, 2022, for consideration.
Thank you for your interest the 2022 scholarships from the University of Virginia’s Asian and Asian Pacific American Alumni Network (AAPAAN). Applications will be accepted through January 24, 2022 at 11:59pm. If you have any questions regarding the process, please contact Travis Robertson (firstname.lastname@example.org) at the University of Virginia Alumni Association.
GivingTuesday is a global generosity movement unleashing the power of people and organizations to transform their communities and the world. This year, GivingTuesday is November 30, 2021. Please save the date and plan to give to AAPAAN. Your generosity helps us: • Recognize current undergraduate students through scholarships offered on both a need-based and merit-based […]
Do you own a business? AAPAAN is building a directory of AAPI alumni-owned businesses, and we would love to include yours! To be hosted on our website, the directory will be a resource to students, alumni, and the broader UVA community. It will also help us plan for future events and more! To participate, please […]