All are invited to celebrate Asian Heritage Week

Danielle Ferguson

The Asian Pacific American Awareness Coalition invites all to various events to celebrate the Asian culture as part of Asian Heritage Week. 

Asian Heritage Week began Sunday with performance night in the Great Hall, with songs, dances and a fashion show. 

The rest of the schedule is as follows:

Monday, April 20

Cultural Night

7 to 8:30 p.m., Cardinal Room, Memorial Union

Attendees can learn origami, phrases in different languages and a demonstration from the Cyclone Martial Arts Club. 

Tuesday, April 21

Food Night

6:30 to 8 p.m., Black Cultural Center

In collaboration with the food science club, the groups will provide guests with samples of Filipino adobo chicken, Vietnamese spring rolls, Korean kimchi fried rice and Japanese green tea ice cream. 

Co-sponsors of the event include: Asian American Studies, Department of Anthropology, colleges of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Design, Engineering, Human Sciences and Liberal Arts and Sciences; Committee on Lectures, Division of Student Affairs, Multicultural Student Programming, Advisory Council and the Department of Sociology.