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Typhoon Haiyan uttCandlelight Vigil Friday 12/6

Hello All, I hope that you can make it out to support the Philippines in the wake of Super Typhoon Haiyan. Several local Filipino American organizations are putting together a candlelight vigil on Friday 12/6 (tomorrow!) at 6pm at UDW Headquarters (4855 Seminole Drive, San Diego, CA 92115). Please come out and support (and yes […]

Karen Organization of San Diego

Thank you so much to the Karen Organization of San Diego for coming and sharing their work and their stories with us! For more information on their organization and how to contribute to their efforts, please visit their website: Also, if you can please save the date for their big upcoming event: Karen New Year […]

Typhoon Haiyan

In the wake of Supertyphoon Haiyan, here are some events, organizations, and resources to keep in mind. As the homeland struggles with this (un)natural disaster and the legacy of governmental corruption in the Philippines, it’s incredibly important to make sure our donations and efforts go towards organizations that will directly help the people most affected […]

Community Events!

Here is more info on the events that I announced in class today! Open Mic at Filipino Food and Bakery! Friday 10/25  Sign-ups at 6pm.  Open Mic begins at 7pm. 2852 Main Street, San Diego, California 92113. Delicious food available for purchase! Diwali Festival! 3pm Saturday 1/26 @ San Diego Museum of Art. Celebrate the Indian Festival of Lights. […]

Oct 5, 10am, March for Immigrant Dignity & Respect

Just received information that some grassroots groups have organized a march on Oct 5, 10am starting at 6th ave and Laurel to call attention to the need for immigration reform to continue. Here is the flyer: National Day of Action for Immigration Reform. March for dignity and respect for all immigrants! Also here is a link […]

Critical Filipino & Filipina Studies Symposium

I’ve been helping to organize a three-day symposium to take place on Oct 11 through Oct 13 that investigates what it means to engage in a critical Filipino & Filipina Studies. Open to academics, educators, students, artists, and organizers! Check out the flyer below:

Independent Film Screening Sun 9/1

Hello! Here is another event going on this weekend! If you like Filipino food and supporting independent films, come check it out! Kid Heroes Prod. & Xylophone Films present… AIN’T NO PARTY LIKE A LUMPIA SCREENING PARTY…!  IN SAN DIEGO SUNDAY, Sept. 1 2013   4pm-8pm @ Filipino Food & Bakery  2852 Main St. San Diego, CA. 92113 (next to […]