The Continent of Superlatives
Asia produces more food (rice, potatoes, tomatoes, pepper, cucumbers, broccolis, bananas, apples, tea, ...) than any other continents.
30% of the world's land.
Economic Growth (Asia has larger trade volume and more foreign reserves than any other continents)
Nearly 4.2 billion people (over 60% of the world's population)
Asia has the world's fastest computer (K Computer in Japan), tallest building (Burj Khalifa in Dubai), and most sensational entertainer (Psy from Korea).
Ethnicity, Linguistics, Religions, and Cultural Identities (Asia has 50 countries, more than any other continents. Asia has more living languages than any other continents)
Please join AsiaConnect at the annual fall Welcome Back Potluck Party on September 20, 2019 in the lobby of the Center for the Performing Arts from 5:30pm - 7:30pm. Enjoy Asian food (it is optional to bring a dish to share) and meet others in the campus community.
Also, please renew your membership for the next academic year. Please consider to becoming a member if you have not in the past, your membership supports AsiaConnect's student scholarships and Asian Heritage Week and many more cultural events throughout the year.
The AsiaConnect Scholarships for 2019 have been awarded to Grace Sullivan and Dillon Harding. Both will be invited to give a 20 minute presentation about their experiences at an AsiaConnect meeting this coming fall semester. Details about the scholarship: AsiaConnect_Scholarship2019.pdf
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|Sept 20 5:30p-7:30pm||
Center for the Performing Arts
|Oct 4 noon - 1pm||
|Nov 1 noon - 1pm||WIH 116||General Meeting|
|Feb 7 noon - 1pm||WIH 116||General Meeting|
|Mar 6 noon - 1pm||WIH 116||General Meeting|