Week of celebrating Asian Heritage Month

A look back at some of the images of CapU's 2022 events for Asian Heritage Month, May 24 - 27, 2022.

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Capilano University employees Chieko Tanimura (left) and Shveta Parnami (right), together with fellow students and employees, took part in a cultural dress and dance event on main campus last week in recognition of Asian Heritage Month.

CapU held a series of events May 24 - 27, 2022 to honour the contributions of Canadians of Asian heritage who have contributed to making Canada the country it is today.

The line up of events was organized thanks to a collaboration between Capilano University, Capilano Students' Union, Capilano University Faculty Association, and CapU MoveUP staff. Students, employees and community members were invited to join in-person on online.

Photo of Imogene Lim, guest speaker for Asian Heritage Month

Imogene Lim, keynote speaker for Asian Heritage Month festivities, spoke about "Doing the right thing" and the influence this message has had on her life.  

Asian Heritage Month creative writing session for students

Students share a moment during the panel discussion "Student Voices: Reflections on Inclusion".

Asian Heritage Month student writing symposium

Self reflections by students.

Students dancing at cultural dress and dance event for Asian Heritage Month at Cap U

Students and employees dance and share in celebration in the session "Fun Knows No Language—Music, Laughs and Dance.

Asian History Month 2022 poster

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