5th Annual Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month 2014

            ASIAN STUDENT ASSOCIATION FOR PROGRESS (ASAP) is hosting Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month at Lone Star College North Harris, in collaboration with the Office of Diversity Intiatives and Student Activities. ASAP hopes to celebrate and raise awareness about the different facets of Asian American culture during the month of April. Disclaimer: Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month is nationally celebrated in the month of May, but due to LSC-North Harris' semester schedule, ASAP will celebrate API Month in April to accommodate our students, faculty, and staff.      

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

All events are FREE and OPEN to students, faculty, and staff, !

         JOHNSON NGUYEN MEMORIAL VIGIL      

Sponsored by Asian Student Association for Progress (ASAP) 

 

Thursday, March 27th
LSC-North Harris Cyber Cafe

6pm-7pm

ASIAN PACIFIC ISLANDER HERITAGE KICK OFF: LUAU PARTY
Sponsored by Office of Diversity Initiatives

Tuesday, April 3rd
LSC-North Harris Student Courtyard

 Noon-1pm

 

BOBA FUNDRAISER FOR TYPHOON HAIYAN
Sponsored by Asian Student Association for Progress (ASAP)

 

Tuesday, April 10th
LSC-North Harris Student Couryard

Noon

 

ASIAN PACIFIC ISLANDER HERITAGE FESTIVAL
Sponsored by Asian Student Association for Progress,
Minuti Cafe, The Office of Diversity Initiatives, Phi Theta Kappa
 Talent Competition & Fashion Show Competition  (See details below), Food Tasting Fundraiser (Bring CASH), Cultural Tables, Activities

 

Tuesday, April 15th
LSC-North Harris Courtyard

4pm - 7pm

Competition Rules:

  • Must be a registered LSC North Harris student
  • Soloist or at least one member in the group is of Asian Pacific Islander Heritage (OR) Performance is related to Asian Pacific Islander Heritage
  • Talent performance open to (and not limited to) Solo Performance, Group Performance, poetry, acrobat, comedy, individual or group singing/band, traditional or modern/hiphop/jazz dancing
  • Performances no more than 5 minutes
  • Sound check and performance set up will start at 3pm in the Courtyard

Judging Criteria:
  • Talent rating between 1-10
  • Creativity (includes costume/props) rating between 1-10
  • Enthusiasm rating between 1-10
  • Audience Appeal rating between 1-5 (Bring your friends and family to cheer you on!) 

How to Participate:

 

CONTACT US

Asian Pacific Student Association for Progress (ASAP)

713-380-6097

ASAPNH@gmail.com

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