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AAHO - Jose Antonio Vargas

Tuesday, April 16, 2019
7:00pm – 9:00pm

Storrs Campus
SU Theatre

Asian American Heritage Observance is proud to have as its 2019 keynote speaker JOSE ANTONIO VARGAS.

Vargas is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, Emmy-nominated filmmaker and a recognized voice for undocumented citizens and immigrants.

He is the author of "Dear America: Notes of an Undocumented Citizen" and copies of the book will be available for purchase and signing at the event.

Co-sponsors of this event are Office of Diversity & Inclusion, Rainbow Center, Thomas J. Dodd Research Center, Journalism Dept., Asian & Asian American Studies Institute, Dept. of Journalism, El Instituto, Puerto Rican Latin American Cultural Center, CLAS Dean's Office, Residence Hall Association, Women's Center, African American Cultural Center and the Filipino American Student Association.

This event is free and open to the public. If accommodations are required, please contact AsACC at 860-486-0830 or


Asian American Cultural Center (primary), Asian American Studies Institute, Dodd Human Rights Impact, Office for Diversity and Inclusion, Rainbow Center, UConn Master Calendar, Women's Center

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