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.
Due to the upcoming holiday and limited staffing at AARCC, we will have the following schedule for the week of May 29:
Monday, May 29: CLOSED
Tuesday, May 30: 9am-2pm
Wednesday, May 31: CLOSED
Thursday, June 1: CLOSED
Friday, June 2: 11am-4pm
Join us this Thursday!
April 20, 2017
University of Illinois at Chicago
African-American Cultural Center Gallery
Addams Hall, Room 207
830 S Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60607
Join us for this half-day symposium with scholars, writers, and creators!
Due to unforeseen circumstances, Genevieve Valentine will not be in attendance.
We apologize for any inconvenience.
This event is in partnership with the Asian American Resource…
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Asian American Resource and Cultural Center Position for 2017-18
Community Connections Coordinator
The Community Connections Coordinator will assist with organizing events and programs on campus that help connect UIC students with Chicagoland Asian American communities. Currently, we are working with Asian-interest student organizations and Global Asian Studies as partners in these programs.
We are looking for an organized…
UIC’s Asian American Awareness Month is held in April: a month-long series of events, talks, workshops, and movie screenings relating to issues of concern to Asian Americans. The aim of the month is both to increase campus awareness of Asian American concerns, and to celebrate the diversity of the cultures and traditions of Asian Americans on campus.
AAA MONTH: KICK OFF!
Thursday, March 16, 2017 from 6pm to 8pm.
800 South Halsted Street
UIC Jane Addams Hull-House Museum
Chicago, IL 60607
Free and Open to the Public
Join us for an evening with award-winning herstorian and writer Trina Robbins at the historic Jane Addams Hull-House Museum. As part of Chicago’s centennial celebration of Gwendolyn Brooks, Trina Robbins’ talk will focus on women and diversity in comics…
AARCC is hosting our Career Pathways event on March 2.
We will be having a panel presentation with speakers, ideas, and connections to support your career path. Hear about different career pathways from professionals in various fields, such as healthcare, engineering, and business!
Details are below:
Thursday, March 2, 2017
4 pm – 6 pm
UIC Student Center East, Room 605
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
African-American Cultural Center Gallery, Room 207
“Engaging with a Non-profit Organization” Lunchbox
The Vietnamese Association of Illinois (VAI) focuses on serving diverse communities through providing social services and assisting folks through cultural and…