Recent and Ongoing Events

Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month Celebration

Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month – May 1-31, 2023

Career Week - Animation

AAPI Student Circle Animation Career Workshop – April 21, 2023

The AAPI Student Circle hosts a workshop with Career Services as part of the Career Ready Week program. We’ve invited Animation Director Patrick Stannard of Powerhouse Animation Studios to give a presentation and answer questions from students.

Friday, April 21, 2023 @1PM
ACC – Highland Campus, Building 1000, Room 2217

Crucial Conversations - Tools for Talking when Stakes are High, New York Times Bestselling Authors - Patterson, Grenny, McMillan, Switzler

AAPI Book Club

The AAPI Cultural Center at ACC is starting a book club to connect and build our communication, interpersonal and leadership skills. The book club is open to students, staff and faculty members. We will be reading Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High by Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan, Kerry Patterson, Al Switzler, et al.

Past Events

Lunar New Year Concert, January 21, 2023 at 3PM, ACC-Highland Recital Hall

Lunar New Year Concert – January 21, 2023

On January 21st, the AAPI Cultural Center will host a Lunar New Year Concert at the Highland Music Recital Hall featuring some wonderful performances by the Texas Dragon/Lion Dance Team, the Austin Chinese Choir, and the University of North Texas (UNT) Chinese Ensemble. 

Diwali Celebration - Celebrate Indian music, dance and culture

Diwali Celebration – November 5, 2022

Diwali, “Festival of Lights,” is one of the most important festivals and holidays celebrated in India and some South Asian countries for Hindus, Jains, Sikhs, and some Buddhists. The AAPI Cultural Center celebrated Diwali this year with live performances featuring Indian-American singer-songwriter, Aditya Rao, and local Indian dance teams led by Anuradha Ramachandra, Bharatanatyam Dancer, and Akhila Damerla, Kuchipudi Dancer.

Harvest Moon Concert – September 10, 2022

Harvest Moon Festival is celebrated in many East and Southeast Asian countries. The AAPI Cultural Center celebrated this year’s festival by showcasing local AAPI musicians and music. Big thanks to our musicians and audience for making the concert a huge success.

AAPI Heritage Month 2022 – May 11, 2022

We celebrated the Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month in May 2022.The event focuses on the contribution of Chinese Medicine, Taichi and Chi’Kung (Qigong) exercise to health and wellness.

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Our Vision

To support AAPI students in their academic journey at ACC and create opportunities for the community throughout the district to learn about and engage with the AAPI heritage and cultures.