Watch and discuss The Delano Monongs, the story of farm labor organizer Larry Itliong and a group of Filipino farm workers who instigated one of more…

This year marks 15 years since the Asian American Studies Program was approved by the University Senate and launched at the University of Maryland.  Please more…

Does affirmative action hurt Asian Americans? Do elite universities discriminate against Asian Americans? This session will provide context for these questions and information that clarify more…

Alumni Testimonials

"Being part of the AAST program inspired me to become a lifelong advocate for the Asian American community. I am grateful to the program for helping me become more knowledgeable about the vast array of Asian American cultures and experiences. As a future physician, I am confident that what I have learned from AAST will aid me in better serving and caring for patients in an increasingly multicultural society."

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Angelina She, Class of '13
B.S., Neurobiology/Physiology
B.A., English Language & Literature