Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month
April 4, 2017
Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Month (APIA)
April 1st-May 2nd, 2017
May is Asian-Pacific Islander American Heritage Month (APIA)– a tribute to the generations of Asians and Pacific Islanders who have enriched America’s history and are instrumental in its future success.
At UMass Amherst, the Yuri Kochiyama Cultural Center and the Center for Multicultural Advancement and Student Success celebrates Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Month in April. During APIAHM, YKCC and the various Asian American RSOs organize several events highlighting the achievements and contributions of Asian and Pacific American with cultural nights, educational activities for students, faculty and administration.
Join us in celebrating the Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Month by attending the events we have organized for you.