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Spring 2018 Event Schedule

Any person requesting disability accommodations for these events please contact 970-351-2289 at least 3 business days in advance.

I Want the Wide American Earth: An Asian Pacific American Story

Exhibit: Monday, January 26 - Sunday, April 8, during Open Hours at Michener Library

Celebrating Asian Pacific American history across a multitude of widely diverse cultures and exploring how Asian Pacific Americans have shaped and been shaped by the course of our nation’s history.

For more information email Alethea.Stovall@unco.edu or go to libguides.unco.edu/Wide-American-Earth

I Want the Wide American Earth: An Asian Pacific American Story was created by the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center and the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES). The exhibition is supported by a grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation.
  • February

    Friday, February 2

    I Want The Wide American Earth Exhibit Opening Ceremony
    3:30-6:00 pm
    Main Floor of Michener Library
    *Free parking after 5:00pm

    Monday, February 12

    “Yuri Kochiyama: Passion for Justice” Film Screening
    6:30-8:30 pm
    Michener, Lindou Auditorium
    In partnership with Marcus Garvey Cultural Center & International Film Series

    Friday, February 16

    Guest Lecturer Dr. Fong - “What Lunar New Year Actually Means: Traditions, Customs, & Superstitions”

    • Exhibit Viewing: 5:00-6:00 pm in Mari Michener Gallery
    • Talk: 6:00-7:00 pm in Michener, Lindou Auditorium

    Monday, February 19

    Guest Lecturer Dr. Fong - “Beyond the Old Gold Mountain: Chinese American Contributions to the USA”
    3:45-5:00 pm
    Michener, Lindou Auditorium

    Saturday, February 24

    Lunar New Year
    Michener, Lindou Auditorium

    • Carnival: 3:30-5:00 pm
    • Celebration: 5:00-7:00 pm
  • March

    Monday, March 5

    Student Panel with Dr. Zia
    3:00-5:00 pm
    Michener Room 303
    Free snacks and beverages

    Tuesday, March 20

    Stories of Internment Camp Survivors
    3:15-4:30 pm
    Michener, Lindou Auditorium

    Tuesday, March 27

    “Disney’s Moana” Film Screening
    6:30-8:30 pm
    Michener, Lindou Auditorium
    In partnership with Women’s Resource Center & International Film Series

  • April

    Saturday, April 7

    Ha’aheo ‘O Hawai’i Club’s 27th Annual Lu’au
    Mau Loa Ke Aloha No Hawai’i - Forever the Love for Hawai'i
    5:00-8:00 pm
    UC Ballrooms

    Tickets available at the UC Information Desk (2nd Floor)

    Presale 2/26 - 3/16
    Students: Free
    UNC Staff & Faculty: $12
    General Public: $18

    Regular Sale 3/19 - 4/7
    Students: Free
    UNC Staff & Faculty: $15
    General Public: $20
    Children Under 5: Free

Past Events

  • Fall 2017

    Thursday, August 17th
    BBQ Dinner with Hawai’i Club (Club Meeting to Follow)
    Bowling at Chippers Lanes

    Friday, August 18th
    Student Shopping

    Saturday, August 19th
    Bear Welcome Week Activities All Day

    Sunday, August 20th
    Student Involvement Fair

    Tuesday, September 5th
    Cultural Services Welcome Back Extravaganza

    Wednesday, September 13th
    Taste of A/PASS