Advocating awareness of the presence and experiences of Asian Americans to the Iowa State community through civic engagement, cultural events, and discussion forums.
This organization has no affiliations.
Constitution / Tier
||Official member (paid dues)
||Anyone is able to join ASU! Come attend meetings, hang out with members, get involved at events, and help spread the word about Asian American diversity and culture!
||Elections will occur at the last general meeting of each semester. Generally each cabinet position has a year-long term, however if a cabinet member is graduating or under other circumstances there will be an election at the end of the Fall semester to fill the position.
||Bi-weekly general meetings at 6-7 pm in the Gold Room, Memorial Union. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or find ISU ASU on Facebook for more info!
Description of Regular Meetings/Activities
|ASU meets every other Thursday to discuss issues in the Asian American community as well as celebrate any progressive movements within the community. We plan events such as Asian Heritage week, socials for the organization as well as the public, and participate in partnerships with other student organizations. Through these actions, we hope to raise acceptance and awareness of the Asian American community while also uniting the many different cultural communities at Iowa State University.
Description of Special Events
|Hate Wall —
a two-day event led by ASU in which we talk about the different stereotypes at ISU and break them down.
|Midwest Asian American Students Union (MAASU) Conference —
each spring, ASU supports and encourages members to attend this weekend-long event. [maasu.org]
|Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month (AAPIH) —
each year in May we hold events filled with food, Asian fashion show, and cultural games.