All are Invited to Celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month!
Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month is observed annually in May to celebrate the contributions that generations of AAPIs have made to American history, society, and culture. The Asian Pacific American Medical Student Association (APAMSA), AAPI Employee Resource Group at Dartmouth Health, the Office of Diversity, Inclusion, and Community Engagement (DICE), and the Office of Alumni Engagement invite you to join us for four free events (listed below) to learn about and celebrate the AAPI community.
Wednesday, May 4, 2022, 5:30-6:30pm ET | Exploring Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Identity
Auditorium E, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon NH 03766
Join us to view and discuss a short PBS video “Are you ‘AAPI’ or ‘Asian American’? It’s Complicated.” We will explore our evolving identity, inclusivity across our diverse cultures, and the concept of allyship.
Boba tea and snacks will be available. You may also bring your own dinner. This event will be accessible by WebEx for those unable to attend in person.
Thursday, May 12, 2022, 5-7pm ET | Asian Collection Docent Tour and Reception
Hood Museum of Art, 6 E. Wheelock St., Hanover, NH 03755
Mingle and learn on this tour of selections from the Asian Collection by the Associate Curator of Education at the Hood Museum. Viewings will take place from 5-6pm followed by a reception with music and hors d’oeurves from 6-7pm. To help us plan for food, please RSVP here.
Thursday, May 19, 2022, 5:30-6:30pm ET | Panel Discussion: Being Asian American Pacific Islander in the Health Professions
Auditorium G, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon NH 03766
Feel free to ask questions to an AAPI nurse, resident/fellow, and attending physicians and hear about their experiences. This event will be accessible by WebEx for those unable to attend in person.
Panelists: Dr. Eric Loo, Ian Kirit RN, Jae Lee, and Simrun Bal
Thursday, May 26, 2022, 5:30-7:00pm ET | Performances celebrating Asian American Pacific Islander Culture and Achievements
Auditoriums E and F, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon NH 03766
Enjoy live performances from our community members. This event will be accessible by WebEx for those unable to attend in person.
Also of interest:
Exhibit--I Want the Wide American Earth: An Asian Pacific American Story poster exhibition at the Food Court, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon NH 03766
This exhibit is provided by the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center and the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service. The exhibition is supported by a grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation.
On the D-HMC intranet homepage: What AAPI Heritage month means to me
Featuring leaders of the AAPI Employee Resource Group.
Check here for additional AAPI events held in partnership with Dartmouth College.
For more information, please also see the D-HH Employee Resource Group information page.
Join the Office of Pluralism and Leadership (OPAL) to celebrate Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month (AAPIHM) 2022!
Below you will find the calendar of events the student committee has planned.
You can also visit www.dartgo.org/aapihm2022 for further details on AAPIHM and events taking place across campus.