Contact MICA

1120 Adele H. Stamp Student Union
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742



The AAPI Involvement Area hosts the following events annually throughout the year:

AAPI Community Retreat

The APA Community Retreat occurs in the summer right before the beginning of the fall semester and is co-hosted by the Asian American Student Union. The two-day retreat is an opportunity for members of the AAPI community to get to know each other, learn about issues in the AAPI community and explore their own AAPI identities. Contact the Asian American Student Union for more information.

FUEL Leadership Conference

FUEL (Forging, Understanding, Empowering, Leading) is an annual conference that aims to inform and open dialogue about the history and current issues facing the Asian Pacific American community through a themed focus. The conference includes educational workshops and featured speakers. FUEL is December 1st, 2018. This year's theme is FUEL the Movement. Topics such as civic engagement, voting, AAPI empowerment, media representation, and student advocacy will be covered. Not to mention, there will also be FOOD and PERFORMANCES! Register Today! (note the $10 fee)

Maryland Leadership Institute

The Maryland Leadership Institute (MLI) is an opportunity for students to learn about current political hot topics and how they affect Asian Americans today. It spans five sessions covering issues such as immigration, fiscal policy & government, healthcare, and networking. Students have an opportunity to obtain one course credit by attending all five sessions.

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month (APAHM) occurs in April and celebrates the AAPI community through a themed focus. The month encompasses cultural events, educational workshops, small group discussions, celebrations, and performances.