Tag Archives: Asian

Student Profile: Sina Zhen

Sina was born in China, but raised in Lakewood, Colorado and says her ethnicity has made her more diverse and open-minded. Sina loves CSU because it’s “the only campus that feels like home” and likes A/PACC because it’s “a very … Continue reading

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Asian Fest!!! Free events celebrate Asian American cultural diversity

CSU’s Asian Fest Committee is heading the  28th annual Asian Fest, which will feature free events to explore the diversity of Asian American cultures. Prominent Asian American community members will share their stories at Asian Fest, an annual spring celebration of Asian … Continue reading

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Student Profile: Meet Sam Payne

Sam is a Colorado native and is of European and Native American descent. He is one of A/PACC‘s regulars and has been coming to the office for 3 1/2 years, ever since engineering friends introduced him to the office his … Continue reading

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Free Drum Performance at CSU!

Nationally-acclaimed drum group Portland Taiko will perform at CSU this Friday (March 2nd) at 5:30 pm in the Lory Student Center Main Ballroom! This event is free and open to the public. The Portland Taiko Ensemble  is an award-winning Asian … Continue reading

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Intersectionality

CSU communications professor Eric Aoki discussed  intersectionality to students at a recent A/PACC TEA Time, explaining  people read each other on the basis of numerous variables, which creates a “web of complexity.” He said it is therefore dangerous to believe … Continue reading

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Sushi anyone??

The next time you’re in the mood for sushi, head to Suehiro. This Japanese restaurant has been voted the best sushi bar in Fort Collins since 1998 and offers traditional tea room seating. Suherio’s website claims it has “the largest selection and … Continue reading

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Student Profile: meet Alexis deFries

          Alexis (the 3rd student from the left in the back row) at A/PACC’s All Nations Leadership Retreat. Around the Asian/Pacific American Cultural Center, Alexis deFries is known for her big smile and delicious mochi butter. (We … Continue reading

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Chinese New Year Celebration this Sunday!

CSU’s  Chinese Student Scholars Association (CSSA) is hosting its annual Chinese New Year Celebration Jan 29th from 6:30 to 8:30 pm in the Lory Student Center Main Ballroom. “The Chinese New Year is a celebration of the rebirth of all creation, … Continue reading

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Hungry??

The next time you’re running on empty stop by Toy’s Thai Cafe.  Located at Laurel and College, this restaurant is run by husband and wife duo Nong and Lek. The couple moved from Bangkok, Thailand in 1993 and have been … Continue reading

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