Items tagged: AAPI Heritage Month

2023 AAPI Month

During this month of May, we reflect and celebrate on all the richness that the Asian and Pacific Islander community has brought to the United States. This annual celebration recognizes the historical and cultural contributions of individuals and groups of Asian and Pacific Islander descent in shaping American society. The AAPI umbrella term includes cultures […]

Celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

In May, we celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, to remember and honor the histories of Americans from across the Asian continent and from the Pacific islands of Melanesia, Micronesia, and Polynesia. May commemorates the immigration of the first Japanese to the United States on May 7, 1843, and to mark the anniversary […]