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Featured Event

Launch Your Network: AAPI Alumni Student Connect

Friday, May 31, 2024 | 2:00-4:00pm | Mosher Alumni House

Launch Your Network is a program that connects AAPI identifying students and alumni for professional development and networking. The event will give alumni the opportunity to share career advice with students and connect UCSB's alumni and student communities.

Point of Pride

The Department of Asian American Studies at UCSB was the very first academic department dedicated to the study of Asian Americans at a major research university, and the first department in the United States to offer a Bachelor of Arts degree in Asian American Studies.


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