Dr. Harris Provides an Informed Perspective on BLM Yesterday, Dr. Clem Harris engaged the ASA community with a wealth of historical and statistical information that painted a more complete picture of the Black Lives Matter movement as it is situated within a context of systemic racial violence and neglect that extends back decades. Among the topics covered in some detail were the “Stop and Frisk” policies employed by police departments. A historical argument was made that these policies are consistent...
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United Nations Peace Concert
Dear ASA students,
Join us for the “United Nations Peace Concert” that will be happening on January 16th & 30th, 2021, at 5pm PT (8pm ET). This event will be broadcast live on multiple streaming platforms to promote music and culture.
The history of civilizations is the precious wealth of the world, and we choose to celebrate this treasure in the language of music and love. This event is in collaboration with music artists and educators from China and other countries around the world.
We aim to cohere the power of love to light up new hope for the future in the post-pandemic era. Through our joint efforts, we hope to help women, children from disadvantaged groups, and to emphasize the importance of youth education. Let us build world peace together.
ASA College, along with the United Nations Commutech Group and Hollywood Culture Media Group, will jointly host this great event.
To watch the concert, please download the UPLive App here.
Sexual Assault Awareness Month The month of April is designated as Sexual Assault Awareness Month. The mission of SAAM is to bring awareness and educate individuals on how to prevent sexual assault. You can find more information on how to actively be involved in ending sexual assault on www.nsvrc.org
Statement on Current Racial Violence Against Asians Our ASA Community is a proudly diverse one, and we know first-hand the great benefit that Asian and Asian American perspectives and achievements bring to our classrooms, our faculty and staff, and our reputation in the world. Our Chinese Cultural Events in January and February 2020 are but one testament to this fact. That some in our society fail to appreciate the contributions of Asian and Asian Americans, and worse, demonstrate hatred towards them is both ignorant...