How do we glitch systems of oppression and transform them into systems of care? Join, the MSUM Office of Diversity and Inclusion and MSUM Rainbow Dragon Center on Wednesday, April 5, 2021 from 5:00 to 6:00 PM CDT as we celebrate Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month 2021 and explore how Asian Pacific Islanders (API) and queer people, are in unique […]
Wednesday, April 29 | 2-3:30 p.m. Please join us in celebrating Asian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month by attending this virtual seminar featuring Dr. Brian V. Xiong, who will speak about being a minority within another minority community, with a special focus on Hmong/Asian American LGBTQIA+ individuals and taboo issues related to mental health/healthcare areas. The zoom link for the […]
Wednesday, April 19 | 7-9 p.m. | Langseth 104 Join us for a free screening of the film “Moana” with a facilitated discussion to follow. All are welcome! Free snacks will be provided.
In 2014, Microsoft became the largest company with an Asian CEO, Satya Nadella. Andrea Jung of Avon became the first non-white woman CEO of a Fortune 500 company in 1999. Jay Kim of California is the first Korean-American in Congress (1992). Chinese immigrants were the main workforce to lay tracks for the railroad expansion. At the peak of production, up […]
Asian Americans owned 1.5 million U.S. businesses in 2007, a 40.4 percent rise from 2002. In 2014, Microsoft became the largest company with an Asian CEO, Satya Nadella. Andrea Jung of Avon became the first non-white woman CEO of a Fortune 500 company in 1999.