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Call For Registrations: 2013 East Coast Asian American Student Union Conference

Our friends at the East Coast Asian American Student Union contacted us with a heads-up: tomorrow is the deadline for regular student registration to their 2013 event, scheduled for Feb. 22-24 at Columbia University.

Among the guest speakers for this year’s conference:

This year’s workshops will include excerpts from the upcoming documentary Uploaded, the death of Private Danny Chen, the microaggressions phenomenon, and ways Asian-American and Pacific Islander families can support LGBTQ children, among other topics. (A full listing can be seen here.)

The deadline for late registration is February 14. For more information, visit the conference website or the ECAASU Facebook page.

Call For Applications: AAPI Youth Summit At The White House

The White House Office of Public Engagement (WH OPE) and the East Coast Asian American Student Union (ECAASU) cordially invites you to a Youth Summit on Friday, July 6, 2012, from 9:00AM–4:00PM at The White House, Eisenhower Executive Office Building, Washington, D.C.

The aim for this Youth Summit is to:

  • Engage today’s youth to have a more active voice in civic and political engagement
  • Educate today’s youth about important issues facing the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community
  • Empower the youth to take action in their respective communities/campuses.

In order to ensure participation from all regions of the country, please submit an application by June 1, 2012 at 12:00 pm. Limited number of seats are available, so please fill out your application as soon as possible.

Please complete the application at http://www.ecaasu.org/site/youth-summit/.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact ECAASU at nicole.fink@ecaasu.org.