Office of Multicultural Student Success

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Planning committees are open to all UT students, faculty, and staff. If you are interested in serving on the planning committee for Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, please email omss@utoledo.edu. 

For A List Of Scheduled Events And RSVPs Visit InvoNet Through The Link Below: 

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Learn More About AAPI Life And Culture Through TheSE RESOURCES

AAPI EXHIBITS AND COLLECTIONS 

Resources compiled by the Library of Congress. 

CHECK OUT ALL OF THE EXHIBITS HERE 

KANOPY MOVIES AND DOCUMENTARIES AVAILABLE FOR FREE! 

Check out some movies and documentaries related to Asian Studies. Just log in with your utad to stream for free. "At Kanopy we believe in the power of film to bridge cultural boundaries and bring people together. Start watching today and expand your worldview with us." 

POTLUCK PODCAST COLLECTIVE 

A collective of podcasts featuring unique Asian American voices and stories. 

PLAYERFM AAPI PODCAST COLLECTION 

A collective of podcasts featuring unique Asian American voices and stories. 

CLICK HERE 

 #WEARENOTAVIRUS

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic and the resurgence of xen​ophobia, hatred, and racism, Immigrant History Initiative has launched a new initiative to educate the public about Asian American history: #WeAreNotAVirus. We will continue to develop resources to help communities fight against hate.

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ASIAN AMERICANS ADVANCING JUSTICE CORONAVIRUS/COVID-19 RESOURCES TO STAND AGAINST RACISM

Asian Americans have been targeted by racism and xenophobia related to the coronavirus or COVID-19. Asian Americans Advancing Justice have compiled a list of resources in response to the hate.

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A DIFFERENT ASIAN AMERICAN TIMELINE

This timeline covers nearly 600 years of history starting with the early Atlantic slave trade in the 15th Century, tracing the rise of modern nation-states, and covering events that have affected people across racial boundaries.

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SUPPORT STOP AAPI HATE

In response to the alarming escalation in xenophobia and bigotry resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, the Asian Pacific Planning and Policy Council (A3PCON), Chinese for Affirmative Action (CAA), and the Asian American Studies Department of San Francisco State University launched the Stop AAPI Hate reporting center on March 19, 2020. The center tracks and responds to incidents of hate, violence, harassment, discrimination, shunning, and child bullying against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the United States.

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Learn about Hate Crimes and how to report them

The Department of Justice defines what a Hate Crime is, and has resources to learn how to report a hate crime and where to get support from the Department of Justice.

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The Right to be Safe: An Upstander & Self-Defense Response to Anti-Asian Violence

 This interactive workshop is intended for people of Asian descent and allies to develop strategies to fight back against anti-Asian violence. This session will include de-escalation and Upstander strategies, as well as physical and verbal safety tips to respond to anti-Asian harassment and hate violence.

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AAPI Anti-Hate Community Resources

A compilation of resources and events from all over the country to help the AAPI community.

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Asian Mental Health Collective

A collection of Mental Health and Community resources.

VIEW HERE

Anti-racism resources to support Asian American, Pacific Islander community compiled by NBC News

Includes documentaries, podcasts, essays, and steps that can be taken to support the AAPI community.

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Gofundmes with AAPI organizations that people could donate to/ support

Compilation of GoFundMes of AAPI organizations, people affected by violence against AAPI , fundraisers for increased protection and security, AAPI businesses and neighborhoods.

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Last Updated: 8/11/22