The Asian American Mentor Program (AAMP) is designed to ease the transition of new students to UIC during their first semester. In the fall, students are assigned into groups with two Peer Mentors and 3-5 new students for personal…
Welcome to AARCC!The Asian American Resource and Cultural Center supports the needs of Asian Americans at UIC and offers social, cultural, and educational programs to those interested in expanding their knowledge about Asian Americans.
Asian American Resource BookInformation about campus resources, classes, student groups, scholarships, and community organizations.
Annual ReportHere is an overview of our accomplishments this past academic year.
AANAPISI at UICUIC is an Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institution. Some of AARCC's programs and services have been enhanced by AANAPISI. Learn more at the UIC AANAPISI Initiative page.
Come join us as we discuss Rose Tico’s role in Star Wars: The Last Jedi over some Bahn Mi Sandwiches provided by Lotus Cafe!
Where: AACC Gallery
Asian American Resource and Cultural Center Staff
Jeffrey Alton – Associate Director
Alyson Kung – Program Manager
Due to staff availability, AARCC will have the following winter break hours after finals week:
Dec 18-19: 9am to 4pm
Dec 20-Jan 3: CLOSED
Jan 4-12: 9am to 4pm
Jan 16 resumes 9am to 5pm
Best of luck with finals! AARCC has extended hours Dec 11-14 from 9am to 7pm. Come study, relax, or reenergize!
The Impact of Family Expectations. Come join Apna Ghar and other UIC faculty as we discuss the topic of parental expectations and how it affects your day to day lives. Talk about how these expectations also affect mental health amongst college students. Please join us in our discussion about these topics over some free lunch! Location, time, & date: Wednesday, November…
Friday, November 10, 2017
3 to 5 PM
101 Taft Hall
826 S. Halsted St.
Join the AARCC staﬀ and campus community as we bid farewell to Elvin Chan as he begins a new professional adventure. He has had an immense impact over the Asian American community at UIC and Chicago over the past 12 years. We will share stories and send positive wishes…
Join us this THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19th at 7PM in Student Center East, Room 302 (750 S. Halsted). Free!
This event will discuss the experience of Japanese Americans during WWII and the current experience of Arab Americans today. For more information or to RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-targeted-other-shared-experience-of-japanese-and-arab-americans-tickets-36560438255?aff=es2